Vanessa Bryant’s eldest daughter simply hit a significant educational milestone!
On Friday, Vanessa shared images and movies from her 18-year-old daughter Natalia Bryant‘s highschool commencement, writing on Instagram that her household is “so proud” of the teenager.
“Yay! Congratulations Natalia!!!!😘😘😘😘🎉🎓❤️🎉” Vanessa, 39, captioned a photograph of her daughter in her commencement gown and cap.
In one other publish, Vanessa showed a close-up of Natalia’s graduation cap, which had been adorned with within the colours of the University of Southern California, the place Natalia is headed within the fall.
There was additionally a quote by Natalia’s late father, Kobe Bryant, studying, “The whole lot unfavourable — strain, challenges — is all a possibility for me to rise.”
Vanessa is mom to daughters Bianka, 4, and Capri, who turns 2 later this month.
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“Daddy, Mommy, Gigi, Bianka and Capri are so happy with you,” Vanessa wrote in a message to Natalia on Instagram.
“We’ll ALL be with you each step of the way in which,” the mother captioned the clip.
In March, Vanessa opened up to PEOPLE about Natalia’s resilience because the deaths of her father and youthful sister final 12 months and the way she’s “extraordinarily proud” of the teenager.
“On high of her personal grief, she has balanced her senior 12 months of highschool, making use of to high schools, nurturing her sisters, and only recently signing her own modeling contract with IMG,” Vanessa shared, calling Natalia her “right-hand lady.”
“She is an excellent huge sister and an unimaginable daughter,” mentioned Vanessa, who additionally described her daughters as “robust, resilient, respectful and sort” in PEOPLE’s Women Changing the World issue.
Added the mother, “They’re those who I’d aspire to be if I used to be rising up with them.”