Heart Of Los Angeles


On a beautiful Saturday morning in spring, actress and singer Selena Gomez visited Heart of Los Angeles to the delight of the students. The group assembled in the Visual Arts Department and traveled through three craft stations.

As it was the day before Easter, the stations included dying Easter eggs, creating little Easter boxes and making flowers out of tissue paper. Selena traveled to all three stations working alongside HOLA kids of all ages.

The kids had the opportunity to chat with Selena, who was as excited as the kids were. Before she left, the kids presented her with a full bouquet of paper flowers. Selena was truly impressed with HOLA and hopes to return again in the not too distant future.

Thank you to our friends at the CAA Foundation for orchestrating the visit and for their ongoing support of Heart of Los Angeles.

Source: heartofla.org


@HeartofLA: The @HeartofLA kids were so happy to spend the morning with @selenagomez. Thanks Selena! #makingadifference

@HeartofLA: Thank you @selenagomez for visiting @heartofla today! Please come back soon!

@HeartofLA: Thank you @selenagomez for visiting @heartofla today! Please come back soon!

April 19: Selena takes a photo with little kids during her visit to the Heart of Los Angeles (HOLA) community campus

Selena Gomez hangs out with a group of young kids for the charity Heart of Los Angeles on Saturday (April 19) in Los Angeles.

That same day, Selena applauded the non-profit for everything they do for the community.

“@heartoflosangeles you do amazing things for the children of Los Angeles. Thank you for letting me stop by,” Selena captioned an Instagram picture.

HOLA is a non-profit that provides the under-served youth in the area with programs in academics, arts and athletics.

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