“Ways to Give”

VELA is supported and funded through the Community Development Commission, CDBG, County of Los Angeles 1st District Supervisor Hilda Solis, Corporations, Local Small Businesses, as well as the generous donations from the community of East Los Angeles and Private Donations.

Charitable Contributions from Community Members, Residents and Businesses along with Community Support are an essential aspect in maintaining the success of the various programs VELA orchestrates. We appreciate and encourage your contributions and Tax Deductible Donations.

Each program is Facilitated with Human Compassion and Concern for the Entire Family, regardless of Sex, Gender and Income Level, Physical or Mental Capacities. Some service programs are geographically specific. However, VELA never turns anyone away.


You may Submit your Donation online through PayPal by clicking on the link below or by sending a check via mail.

Donate through PayPal


Make check payable to: VELA
4743 East Cesar E. Chavez Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90022

For more information call (323) 263-4462 or E-mail info@velaela.org