VISION
Leading sacred, sustainable & strategic Muslim philanthropy for today & future generations. 

MISSION
 American Muslim Fund cultivates a thriving philanthropic ecosystem to advance charitable causes by evolving donor giving and diversifying funding pathways for community organizations.
FEBRuary 2019
 
 
Welcoming New Board Members!
 
 
Earlier this month, AMF welcomed Mariam Afzal and Kinan Alhoch to our board of directors. They bring new energy, their expertise in finance and marketing respectively, and enthusiasm to advance Muslim philanthropy to our team. If you're looking for causes to support with your time, talent, and treasure, let us know!
 
AMF at Yale University
 
The Ivy Muslim Conference takes place Friday February 15 and Saturday February 16. AMF Co-Founder Muhi Khwaja joins a panel discussion on "Social Impact - Changemaker Career Journeys". Other panelists include Sara Rawshanara, Chief of Staff at New York City's Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities and Baljeet Sandhu, a human rights attorney in the UK. Attendees will learn about how these Changemakers made a start in their career and how they continue to make an impact.
 
 AMF in San Antonio
 
Muhi Khwaja will be presenting at the Association of Fundraising Professionals International Conference in San Antonio on Sunday March 31 on "Islam & Philanthropy" with Sana Mahboob from the University of Manitoba. Earlier in the weekend, he will be visiting several San Antonio area mosques and community organizations. To learn more about his visit or schedule one in your community, reach out to Muhi@AMuslimFund.org.
 
Support AMF
 
Since July 2017, AMF has donated over $725,000 to showcase the impact of Muslim philanthropy. Our grassroots community foundation works with over one hundred fifty nonprofits across the country.
 
 
Fund our strategic initiatives by contributing to our Endowment so we can make a sustainable difference for generations to come.
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ORGANIZATION HIGHLIGHT
Abrahamic Alliance
Abrahamic Alliance International is a movement of Jews, Christians and Muslims who are deeply committed to loving the God of our father Abraham with all our heart, soul, mind and strength, and loving our neighbor as ourselves.
 
AAi envisions a world where children of Abraham unite to save lives; where Jews, Christians and Muslims enjoy peaceful coexistence and mutual appreciation as our faith is deepened by meaningful encounters with each other; where understanding, humility and respect replace ignorance, arrogance, and contempt; where diverse yet faithful worshippers of the God of Abraham move beyond dialog to cooperative action, loving our neighbor together until the hungry are fed, the naked are clothed, the sick receive care, and the orphan is raised with love, compassion and generosity. AAi envisions a world where God's faithfulness to bless all nations through Abraham's offspring is expressed in wonderfully new and creative ways through Jews, Christians and Muslims striving to obey all that the prophets have spoken.
 
Learn more about AAi online at: http://abrahamicalliance.org
  

 
 
DONOR SPOTLIGHT
 
Muzna Ansari & Haseeb Chowdhry

 
 
 
Being part of a strong Muslim community over the last twenty years, you can see the impact and evidence of hard work that our parents and those before us have made. Their initiatives pave the way with God's Grace, from wonderful mosques, schools, social justice and relief organizations for modern day institutions like American Muslim Civiic Leadership Initiative and American Muslim Fund to have a stong impact. Each day we continue to reap the rewards from seeds that were planted long ago with growing pains. Some of those pains still exist today, but we're better equipped to deal with them due to the sacrifices made.
 
To cultivate that growth, we like to support causes which uplift others from poverty, homelessness, hunger, domestic violence, and other issues, locally and globally. Living in New York, walking one block, you can see the vast differences in social equity. These experiences have built our character and often make us think of others, those less fortunate, and help us stay grounded, making sure we give back when we can. We are advocates for immigrant rights and are also involved with various Islamic education initiatives to maintain a connection to our rich tradition. What we have in our life is a blessing and we owe it to God to share that with others.
 
In this political climate, we want to create benefit to society through activism, advocacy, and charitable giving. That's why we donate to American Muslim Fund. It allows us to easily donate to one organization, vet other charities we want to support and make sure we create an impact uplifting Muslim voices.
 
Send us an Organization Highlight/Donor Spotlight to feature!

American Muslim Fund
PO Box 1533, Fremont, CA 94538
info@amuslimfund.org | www.AMuslimFund.org
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About Us:

Founded in 2016, the American Muslim Fund (AMF) is a grassroots, national community foundation in the United States focused on creating Donor Advised Funds, distributing grants, and building endowments for the Muslim community.

American Muslim Fund is a 501c3 nonprofit, Tax ID # 81-2936073.
 

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