Our Goals

Encourage youth to set and meet high personal, educational, and career goals

Help Hispanic parents enjoy an active and informed role in the children’s education

Connect Hispanic youth and their families with community resources to facilitate their participation in U.S. society

Provide Hispanic youth and their families with opportunities for civic involvement and invite them to serve as cultural ambassadors


TJX/Adelante Scholarship Awards 2014- Our third graduating class!

2014 Graduates (front line) are: Allison Patino (UK);  Corazon Awardee Stephanie Del Toro (UK); Ivonne Gonzalez (EKU); James Alcantara (UofL Speed School); and Stephanie Alcantara (University of Virginia).

2013 Adelante graduates, Chris Padilla and Santiago Marini -University of Kentucky (Engineering and Pharmacology).

Our 2012 graduates, Maria Bowles, Diego Castro, Edgar Menendez, and Nayely Sanchez, (UofL and Bellarminue University. )

Our Activities

Mentoring and enrichment


Exposure to professions including science, engineering, medicine, law, finance, education, the arts, and business

College Readiness and ACT Prep

Practical skills workshops



Helping Hispanic Youth Realize Their Dreams

Adelante Hispanic Achievers, Inc. is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization

based at Buechel United Methodist Church, 2817 Hikes Lane, Louisville, Kentucky, 40218

Website design courtesy of Rachel Scholten

                                    Adelante’s Privacy Policy

Adelante respects your privacy. We collect no information about you unless you choose to provide that information to us. We do not give, share, sell or transfer any personal information about you to any third parties. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and administrative procedures to safeguard and secure any information that we collect. If you have any questions about our privacy practices, please contact us at our physical address or email: maramaldonado@att.net

Click  here for Adelante’s annual report

Adelante students excel -with an average GPA of 3.22, and overall school attendance of  97%! 

Click here  for  the full 2013-2014 Student Outcomes report.

Click  for Video about Adelante

Adelante is delighted to announce two great additions to our Board of Directors! Thank you for joining our Team!

Mr. Roland Blahnik, (former) CEO, Goodwill Industries,  and Ms. Kim Huston, Copywriter, Creative Services, Humana.

TJX/Adelante Scholarship Awards 2015- Our fourth graduating class!

The legacy of community leader, Bick Hile, lives on through the TJX /Adelante Corazon Award and Scholarship Fund.

Board Members and Staff with Tim Nash/TJMAXX and 2015 Graduates: Corazon Awardee Bianca Menendez, Pascale Fajardo, Josh Hugo, and Gabriel Llaguno. 

Every graduate of Adelante is receiving academic scholarships from the college of their choice.