AMI is a proactive voice for American Muslims across the nation.


AMI wants to help foster an America in which all religious and ethnic communities contribute to her success while living in peace and harmony, free from prejudice and discrimination.



Our board brings a unique network of experience from principled leaders in political, social, religious, and non-profit experience.


We work to foster new relationships with media outlets, interfaith groups, educational organizations, and NGOs to help strengthen the voice of Muslims everywhere.

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A Dialogue About American Muslims

The township of Washington Grove, MD recently invited AMI Executive Director Shahid Rahman and panelists Dr. Margaret Johnson, Zarinah Shakir and Kareemah Abdallah to discuss their experiences as American Muslims followed by a robust Q&A.  Mr. Rahman presented the findings of the joint New America-AMI study looking at the perception of Muslims.  In addition, he […]

AMI 2018 Gala Highlights

AMI hosted its 2018 Annual Gala Dinner at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, Virginia on December 8, keynoted by comedian Hasan Minhaj, journalist Amna Nawaz and Virginia Secretary of Education Atif Qarni.  The hall was filled to capacity with about 350 people in attendance.  The aim of the evening was to celebrate American Muslim Excellence […]

2019 DMV Interfaith Leadership Summit

DMV (DC, Maryland, Virginia) INTERFAITH SUMMIT JANUARY 26, 2019; American University School of International Service; 10 am – 5:15 pm Our theme this year is: How do young adults with religious, ethical and cultural values contribute to building a [stronger, united, inclusive, equitable, just] DMV? The only multi-faith conference for young leaders in the DMV […]

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