Mohammad Yusuf Ayubi has five years of experience in the nonprofit sector and has earned his BSc in Chemistry and a Diploma in Business Administration from Kabul University and Kardan University respectively. Yusuf was recognized as one of 40under40 award winners by Kardan University for his impactful community activities. During the COVID-19 pandemic crisis in Afghanistan, Yusuf has been managing three projects remotely: Community Based Monitoring (CBM) of Health, CBM-Schools, and CBM-Extractives. While working as a CBM-S Program Specialist with Integrity Watch Afghanistan – a leading anti-corruption NGO, he contributed to building the capacity of school students and community members to monitor schools, identify problems, and eventually improve the quality of education. Yusuf has volunteered for different youth and capacity-building platforms. Recently, he organized COVID-19 Startup Weekend online with youth volunteers to help students develop their entrepreneurial skills and connect to business leaders. Through his community engagement, Yusuf has developed strong leadership and management skills. Yusuf has a burning desire to empower communities through education and volunteerism.