Sweet Sleep, Inc.
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PO Box 1546
Brentwood, TN 37024
Organization Details

Executive Director

Executive Director Ms. Madelene Metcalf
E-mail madelene@sweetsleep.org
Term Start May 2014
Madelene's Experience: Madelene began her involvement with the ministry in 2008 when she "Gave the Gift" of beds for Christmas. After serving as team member and leader on several mission journeys, she was named Sweet Sleep's "Volunteer or the Year".

Madelene saw the need to respond to government and global changes in orphan care. She has developed comprehensive family preservation programs that place and keep children in families while expanding Sweet Sleep's reach and efficacy of beds delivery. She has extensive experience in international nonprofit missions and management.

Madelene holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Vanderbilt University and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Master of Science degree in Applied Mathematics from Middle Tennessee State University.

Senior Staff

Name Title
Madelene Metcalf President


Full Time Staff 7
Part Time Staff 0
Volunteers 80
Contractors 3
Retention Rate 100%

Plans & Policies

Does your organization have a Fundraising Plan? Yes
Does your organization have a Strategic Plan? Yes
Years Strategic Plan Considers 3
When was the Strategic Plan adopted? August 2022
Does your organization have a Management Succession Plan? Yes
Does your organization have a Policy and Procedure Plan? Yes
Does the organization have a Nondiscrimination Policy? Yes
Does the organization have a Whistle Blower Policy? No
Does the organization have a Document Destruction Policy? No


Is there a formal evaluation for... Frequency (if applicable)
CEO/Executive Director Yes Annually
Senior Management Yes Quarterly
Non-Management Yes Quarterly


Affiliation Year
Christian Alliance for Orphans 2010
Evangelical Council of Financial Accountability - Member 2008

External Assessments and Accreditations

Assessment/Accreditation Year
Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) 2008

CEO/Executive Director/Board Comments

Sweet Sleep is currently in an expansion stage. A number of policies and procedures are being created and/or are under review.