"Embrace the Challenge"

"An Opportunity for a Second Chance"

Mentor Information:

  - The events listed below are planned events for Class #50, but as you know things may change at the Academy, where as we may have to adjust the date or time for these events. If we must make changes you will be notified thru e-mail about the specific changes.

  - As Mentors, you must complete your background check, before you can visit your Mentee; Mentor/Match Training is “Required as well”, please plan to attend on one of the training dates. **

  - If you plan to visit on any of the events listed, please let your assigned Case Manager know 48 hours in advance, by phone or via e-mail, for planning purposes.

  - During the Memorial Day Pass, the cadets are expected to complete specific tasks while at home, such as Service to Community, Job Search, etc., we ask that you take part in these activities.

  - Remember to keep in touch with your Mentee, via mail, email, etc., during the Residential Phase of the Academy, this will make a difference.

  - You will be invited to attend other activities (Job Fairs, College Days, etc.) we will notify you in advance, updates will be posted online.

Key Class #50 Events for Mentors

Event Location Date Time
Family Day & Mentor Training Academy Saturday March 17th 12 - 4pm
Mentor Match Academy (Varies) TBD
Opportunity Fair Academy Thursday May 24th 10am - 12pm
Exodus/Memorial Day Pass Home

Depart: Thursday May 24th

Return: Tuesday May 29th

Depart: 5pm Thursday

Return: 5pm Tuesday

End of Class Awards Banquet Academy Thursday June 14th 6:30 - 10:30pm
Completion Ceremony DC National Guard Armory Saturday June 16th 10am - 12pm

RPM Staff Contact Information

Name Title Phone E-mail
Betty Stuckey RPM Supervisor 202-730-1531 Betty.Stuckey@dc.gov
Dione Robertson RPM Assistant/Mentor Coordinator 202-730-1631 Dione.Robertson@dc.gov
Tonya Lewis Case Manager 202-870-9111 Tonya.Lewis@dc.gov
Jayonda Johnson Case Manager 202-430-9025 Jayonda.Johnson2@dc.gov
Ricardo Abbott Case Manager 202-430-7730 Ricardo.Abbott@dc.gov
Bernard DeWitt Case Manager bernard.dewitt@dc.gov
CGYCA Fax Number 202-730-1532

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us.  We look forward working with you over the next 17 ½ months.



Thank you for visiting the Mentor page for the Capital Guardian Youth ChalleNGe Academy. 

To volunteer as a Mentor please call (202) 730-1631 Or (202) 730-1531 or email: mentor@cgyca.org