A brief history
Founded by Hamid Yasir, FRSA in February 2015 with the mission statement "Young people leading a movement to end extreme poverty", Young Steps aspires to achieve its mission in three ways: Raising awareness about extreme poverty in Chittagong to educate and inspire, Fundraising to work with local organizations which directly tackle poverty around the districts, and influencing policy change at the highest levels of the government.
Where we are today
Today, Young Steps is a family of over 400 like-minded youth scattered over all 7 continents thriving in their respective fields while contributing their knowledge and expertise in Chittagong, and their respective communities. The organization has come a long way with 3 presidents; as of 2020 and 4 cabinets running it since 2015.