Darryl Gaston

March 2, 8:30am - 10:00am EST. Hosted at The Fillmore Charlotte

part of a series on Courage

About the speaker

Darryl R. Gaston is a native Charlottean with strong ties to community advocacy. From an early age Darryl was exposed to community advocacy from his parents, family and neighbors. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Charlotte Area Fund and the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership. Darryl is currently the president of the Druid Hills Neighborhood Association.

His passion for the Charlotte community is focused on the homeless, affordable housing and empowering the underserved to obtain the knowledge and skills to become self-sustaining. Darryl is a Commissioned Ruling Elder at Smallwood Presbyterian Church and Certified Instructor of the Art and Applied Science of Barbering and Hair Design. On any given day, you will find Darryl out in the community rolling up his sleeves to pitch in where needed, educating and helping to improve the residents and city which he loves.

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