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See some of the latest videos from the VELA Selfies series, where grantees showcase the work that your donation would help to support.

VELA Selfies – Ignition Community Glass

Launched in 2014, Ignition Community Glass (ICG) is committed to advancing racial equity in the arts by exposing Chicago youth to the dynamic and therapeutic…


VELA Selfies – Threefold Schoolhouse, PA

Threefold Schoolhouse is a place where young people ages 4-14 discover their calling and change the world. The Pennsylvania-based microschool infuses technology with hands-on learning…


VELA Selfies – Memphis Lab School, TN

The Lab School is an innovative microschool located in the heart of Memphis serving ages 3-9 (PreK-4th grade). The school was founded by Coi Morrison,…