590 E Willow St, Long Beach, CA 90806

Molina Celebrates Three Selfless Men at Long Beach’s 3rd Annual Community Champions Awards | Molina Healthcare


Mr. Newell has spent over a decade educating and raising awareness for HIV and AIDS in the Long Beach community. As president of the AIDS Food Store since 2013, John has led many initiatives like partnering with key community based organizations to ensure that those affected by HIV and AIDS are aware of the services available to them. He also volunteers at food distributions where he has permanently increased the amount of fresh vegetables and dairy products through his advocacy for a healthy variety of food. Under Mr. Newell’s leadership the Food Store has all new refrigerators, freezers, stoves and more kitchen equipment, enabling the Store to run more efficiently and in return the team can feed more people in need.