Darien Newton

Year I Joined HSH: 2019

Hometown: Anchorage, AK

Education: University of Hawai’i at Manoa, B.A. Sociology

Why HSH? The community is warm and welcoming.

What causes or non-profits do you support and why? I support the Los Angeles Clothing Donation group. This group passes out clothes to people living on Skid Row. My heart goes out to the Skid Row community and I always want to help people living in that area.

What is one thing people would be surprised to learn about you? I lived in Schweinfurt, Germany for 3 years.

What piece of advice would you give to a graduating sixth grader? Stay curious, keep learning, always look to add value to everything you’re a part of.

#WhoAreYou? #HumbleServant

Favorite LA Restaurant: Coco Ichibanya Curry House in Koreatown

Favorite Karaoke Song: Gold Digger” –Kanye