Ben is a high school freshman in Norwalk, Connecticut. He is excited for his first year as a HUGS ambassador and is eager to help make a difference in the world. Outside of school, he volunteers with Religious Education at his church, sings in his church choir, plays in the jazz band, and geeks out with his friends at Gaming Club and Guitar Club. In his free time, you can usually find him playing his clarinet/saxophone, writing stories, reading (especially Sci-Fi), binge-watching Netflix, and going to restaurants with his friends. As a HUGS Ambassador, Ben is excited to positively change his community, learn leadership skills, and meet new people.