Respect Ya-Self was organized in August of 2006 in Greer, South Carolina. In March of 2017, Respect Ya-Self received it’s 501(c) 3 status. While working as a Loan Officer, the Lord gave the visionary, Pamela Williams a vision to encourage people to become homeowners and to offer free home buyers classes. For nearly 8 years, Respect Ya-Self has given out school supplies and back pack to low-to-moderate income families. Respect Ya-Self adopts 2-3 needy families with children during Christmas and purchase several needed items . Not to mention the back to school clothing for needy families. All events were self funded by the Founder-Pamela Williams until 2016. Respect Ya-Self has collaborated with other non-profits and church groups.