Learning to play music...

...stimulates creative problem-solving.

The People and Places We Serve

Hmong College Prep Academy

As part of the Minnesota Musical Instrument Drive program, Vega partnered with Victoria, a Girl Scout pursuing her Gold Award, to deliver 50 musical instruments for Hmong College Prep Academy’s incoming sixth grade band members. Victoria brought in her band mates to clean and prepare donated musical instruments, organize donated sheet music, and guide incoming HCPA…

West Side Summit Charter School

West Side Summit Charter School’s fourth and fifth graders now have the musical instruments they need to start a beginning band program. Vega donated 43 musical instruments to West Side Summit Charter School. We received this note from West Side Summit School’s Executive Director, Karen Klinzing: “Dear Ms. Marlotte, The instruments have been a big…

Schoolcraft Learning Community Charter School

Bemidji’s Schoolcraft Community Learning Charter School was coming up short on stringed instruments for the school’s elementary and middle school orchestra program. Vega provided eight violins and one cello so that more students could participate in the school’s music programs.   “Schoolcraft has been very excited to accept the donated instruments!  Our current instrument inventory was…

Creative Arts Secondary School

Andre Fischer, Executive Director of Twin Cities Mobile Jazz Project and veteran drummer, reviews snare drums in preparation for donating a drum set and other musical instruments to Creative Arts Secondary School. Vega and Twin Cities Mobile Jazz Project worked together to gather 25 musical instruments for Creative Arts School’s music program and after school jazz…