Who are we?

 Team Richardson Foundation is a non-profit organization based in Charlotte , NC geared towards providing undeserved youth the opportunity to become tomorrow's leaders by building holistic skills through the promotion of mentorship opportunities, community involvement projects, and educational initiatives through our core values.

Our Core Values

  • Service Leadership
  • Cultural/ Social Awareness
  • Professional Development
  • Social Etiquette

Meet the Team

We are dedicated to producing well-rounded young leaders. Our goal is to teach life skills that can't be taught in a traditional classroom.


Barry Richardson

President & CEO

A native of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, and graduate of Clemson University, Barry has a spirit of excellence and determination, always placing education in high regards in addition to his successes on the football field. He’s a retired NFL player with six years experience playing offensive tackle for the Kansas City Chiefs, St. Louis Rams, Tennessee Titans, and Detroit Lions. Barry is a true role model on the field and in the classroom, with a passion for helping youth succeed.


Asia Richardson

Executive Director & Co-Founder 

Holding a degree in psychology with a focus in sociology, Asia has gained a wealth of knowledge from her experiences as a campaign manager, founder of Praying for Kaylin, youth pastor, youth coach, and in other community-focused roles. She’s the creative catalyst behind most of Team Richardson Foundation’s programs, drawing ideas from her own life experiences, seeking to inspire youth to tap into their full potential.

Next Steps...

You can be a part of this mentorship program by supporting the youth to become tomorrow's leaders...