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Ana & Adeline Foundation

 Arts Organization

Ana & Adeline Foundation invests in the emerging YAYA (Young Aspirations/Young Artists) artist community with resources for advancing their individual careers and personal ambitions as visual artists. YAYA is a working studio and youth arts center in New Orleans that was founded in 1988. YAYA empowers creative young people through educational and entrepreneurial experiences in the visual arts. YAYA has worked with thousands of artists, primarily Black teenagers with an eagerness to explore their creativity. The Ana & Adeline Foundation complements YAYA by supporting its alumni into their adult lives through grants, scholarships, and professional development opportunities. Cover photo: creators left to right: Monica Tyran, Quinton Hakeem, Jeremiah Brown