BYU graduate working to make a difference in Mali

Published 05/14 2014 05:22PM

Updated 05/14 2014 05:24PM

Some people dream of making a change in the world and some, actually do it.

Yeah Samake is a mayor in the country of Mali.

He’s a BYU graduate and the director of the Empower Mali Foundation.

He works with the rural populations in West Africa to increase access to education, health care, clean water and energy.

He’s also a former presidential candidate for Mali.

For more information on the Empower Mali Foundation visit their website

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