Program Overview

Our Programs

2017 CYA Impact Areas

Community Youth Advance offers programs for students and educators throughout the school year, on the weekends, and during the summer break. Our ability to fill existing gapsā€”improve the academic performance of our young boys and girls, or build character and self-confidence for our menteesā€”relies on the support we receive from community partnerships. Over the last 12 years, we have been supporting youth from all over Prince George's County. Click the image to view our impact areas.


Extended Learning

Community Youth Advance can design a meaningful, high quality, extended-day learning programs for your community. We currently operate 7 sites, serving over 200 students in Prince George’s County.

Saturday School

Prince George’s County Public Schools have partnered with us to facilitate the Saturday School program serving students in Kindergarten through 12th grade from all over the county.

Summer Bridge Academy

Students can lose up to 3 months of academic progression during the summer. Summer Bridge Academy is the best of both worlds providing an accelerated reading, writing, math, and science program coupled with summertime fun.

Professional Development

Students need to be engaged, engaged, and engaged! Allow our team to help your teachersĀ motivate students, set high expectations, and meet the demands of state and common coreĀ standards.


Mentoring to Manhood

M2M provides weekly tutoring, group mentoring activities and family support to more than 150 middle and high school-aged boys. M2M is one of the largest mentoring programs successfully responding to the needs of young boys in Prince Georgeā€™s County.

Lily Sisterhood

Lily Sisterhood Girls Mentoring is committed to standing in the gaps of literacy, character and personal development, academic achievement and professional preparedness that persist in our communities. Our program delivers fun and interactive lessons aimed at developing critical thinking skills, self-awareness, a positive self-image, and authentic self-confidence.



Pathways experiences are integrated in both our academic and mentorship programs. These experiences introduce students to post-secondary college and career opportunities, including but not limited to career shadowing, college tours, mock interviews, dress for success, college entrance exam preparation, and career lectures/demonstrations.