¡Más Adelante! Youth Program
¡Más Adelante!
The ¡Más Adelante! Program is designed for 11th -12th grade students to improve college and career readiness. During meetings students will:

  • Learn to improve their writing skills while submitting college essays.
  • Learn financial literacy as they submit FAFSA and scholarship applications.
  • Explore careers by listening to career guest speakers.
  • Sharpen their job skills by creating a resume and participating in mock interviews.
  • Explore colleges by visiting college campuses.
  • Get help with schoolwork from a tutor.
  • Volunteer in the Holland community.
  • Have fun as they get to know their program peers.

*The ¡Más Adelante! Program is sponsored by: the Greater Ottawa County United Way and Herman Miller Cares
*Special thanks to Grand Rapids Community College Lakeshore Campus for the use of their facilities

Weekly Meetings
6:30-8:30pm Tuesdays // 10am-12pm Saturdays (during the school year)
@ Midtown Center (96 W 15th St, Holland, MI 49423)
Contact Information
For more information call (616) 392-5058 or email

Schedule a College Advising Appointment

Can’t join the program but still need help preparing to enter college, the military, or the workforce after high school?
Then please make an appointment to see Yadah Ramirez using the scheduling link below:

How Can a Student Apply?

In order to join LAUP’s youth programs, students must:

  1. Fill out the proper application using the links below
  2. Sign a hard copy of the application they submitted in person along with their parent/guardian on the first meeting of the program
  3. Sign all other needed documentation in person with their parent/guardian during the first meeting of the program
Más Adelante Application
Made possible by
Programs Director

Yadah Ramirez