Promoting the Integrity, Independence and Well-being of Working Families



The Pascale Sykes Foundation is pleased to announce Richelle Todd-Yamoah as Vice President of Programs and Operations. In this position, Todd-Yamoah will oversee the Foundation’s Red Bank and Vineland, New Jersey, offices while strengthening the capacity of its grantees in support of the Foundation’s mission and Whole Family Approach. She will oversee the Foundation’s direct investment in Salem, Cumberland, Gloucester and Western Atlantic Counties through its South Jersey Strengthening Families Initiative.

Todd-Yamoah joins the Pascale Sykes Foundation from the Fellowship House of South Camden, where she served as Executive Director. Her guidance and direction provided support to children and families within the Camden community. Todd-Yamoah’s twenty years of experience in teaching, advocacy, international community development and program management coupled with her enthusiasm and zealous pursuit of social change make her an ideal addition to the Pascale Sykes Foundation family.

Richelle is an alumna of the University of Maryland, College Park, and Rutgers University-Camden, where she, respectively, earned a Bachelor’s in Sociology and Master’s Degree in Public Administration. Fluent in French, Todd-Yamoah is a returned Peace Corps volunteer, having served in Cote D’Ivoire and Malawi. A Philadelphia native, she currently resides in Pine Hill, New Jersey, with her husband and two children.