Roddy Singleton, Sr.

Roddy Singleton Sr. is our Founder here at the BYCF.  He has been working with youth for over 40 years within the juvenile disciplinary and school systems. He has also been a mentor to the youth and has assisted students in recreational programs. He has a passion for helping others, and is dedicated to making a difference in the world starting with nurturing and guiding our youth. Being very involved with the church he takes a spiritual approach, and believes that the ultimate force to make a difference is Christ.

Mettie Wilson Singleton

Mrs. Singleton is the President of Building Youth Christians Foundation. She is a professional licensed educator with 32 years of experience working with youth, their families and the community. She has professional education degrees in Education Leadership, teaching (Reading, English, Social Studies, Science, Math), Counseling, and presently pursuing her Doctoral Degree in Education Administration Leadership. She have worked with youth in the roles as a teacher, counselor, mentor, social worker and tutor for 32 years. Her passion working with youth is to empower their voice and skills to be successful productive citizens in their daily lives within society. "Let our sons in their youth be as grown-up plants, and our daughter as corner pillars fashioned as for a palace. Psalms 144:12."