Man Raised $28K To Help Homeless Cats In His Neighborhood

We all have a goal in life. For some it is to be rich, others want to be famous, but I think many of us just want to know we did some good in this world.

If that's the case, then all we can say is that Willie Ortiz is nothing short of a hero to the stray cats of Hartford Connecticut.

The 76-year-old man had been feeding the local feline population for over 20 years, and was saddened that there were too many for him to keep up with himself.

He would drive more than 22 miles each day, taking his truck loaded up with cat food that he bought by selling salvaged materials, and feeding cats at different points around the city.

He kept this up every day, and eventually his generosity was discovered by the local news network who wrote a short story on him.

But then, something incredible happened that surprised even Ortiz!

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