When businessman Jake Schellenberg, first asked himself the question, “Why me?” who’d have thought that his passion for education would become the cornerstone of what was later to become the YME Foundation?

But just who are they exactly, and why do you need to know?

For answers, let’s travel back to the beginning.

If you think that YME’s story begins in Tulsa, it doesn’t.

You may even think it starts in Oklahoma, but that’s not true either.

To find out who they are, and where their story really begins, watch this: