Yasmin foundation was founded by Ambassador Mohamed Ali Nur (Americo) alongside his family in the year 2010.The foundation was named after the late daughter to Ambassador Mohamed, Yasmin, who was murdered in the unfortunate event of a violent robbery that took place in their home in Mogadishu 1992.

The Mogadishu based foundation operates as a non-profit organization that aims at improving the Education, Healthcare and environment sector in Somalia as a means of creating more self-sufficient, innovative and healthy citizens through the projects it is actively involved with.