The annual mock beauty pageant starring select Siena students raises money for Habitat for Humanity, an international organization that works towards providing affordable housing to those who need it. Habitat has built more than 500,000 homes for more than 2 million people worldwide. The organization was founded in 1976 and has been helping low-income families find affordable housing ever since.
[bf_image id="9r6hc7ccqtjknrqssvf74q"] Now let's meet this years Mr. Siena contestants:
Her Campus Siena: What is your name, school year, and major at Siena?
Simon Santos: My name is Simon Santos, [I am a] sophomore, business major with concentrations in entrepreneurship and leadership.
HCS: What made you want to become involved with Mr. Siena?
SS: I believe in Habitat for Humanity's mission in helping millions of people build or improve the place they call home. Having the honor to be in such a huge fundraising show to make that happen is important to me.
HCS: Have you done any service trips? If so, where? Are you planning on doing any other service trips while at Siena?
SS: I plan on attending a Siena Habitat trip
HCS: Let's give the people some hints...what special talent might we see at Mr. Siena?
SS: "I wonder what the odds are that I win Mr. Siena?"
HCS: What would you like to say to the people of Siena?
SS: "Always seek to do something crazy and wild, you just might make someones day"
Don't forget to watch Mr. Siena this year via zoom! See you there May 13th at 9 p.m.!