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Yangmali Sahadev Rai

Yangmali Sahadev Rai is a native of Nepal who is based in Columbia, Missouri, USA.

An award winning social entrepreneur, Yangmali Rai is the Founder and President of Yang-Ward Foundation. He completed his schooling from the National School of Nepal; Budhanilkantha School. He then went to the United World College of India to finish his International Baccalaureate diploma. Yangmali completed his undergraduate degrees from Westminster College, USA graduating in 2014 with honors in International Relations and Diplomacy, International Business, and Transnational Studies. He then went on to earn a Msc degree in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in 2015..

Prior to starting a crowdfunding venture (FundProVo, Inc.), Yangmali Rai worked as a research assistant and eventually became a partner in the software company Ideaworks, Inc., based in Columbia, Missouri. Yangmali also worked as a campus representative for the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U). Because of his work with the Yang-Ward Foundation to empower single in rural Nepal, Yangmali Rai has been featured in various newspaper and television shows.

Fun Fact

Yangmali spent 14 years in boarding schools and loves to travel and cook.