About Us

Mission

The mission of  Justice for Muslims Collective is to combat institutional and structural Islamophobia in the DC metro area through political education, grassroots organizing, mobilizations, and building alliances across movements.

 

Vision

JMC envisions a world where Muslims around the world are treated with dignity and respect while being afforded equal access to human and civil rights.

Who We Are

Justice For Muslims Collective was originally founded in October 2016 as the DC Justice for Muslims Coalition. It was originally started by the Muslim American Women’s Policy Forum, Collective Action for Safe Spaces and Hindus for Justice. After Trump’s election, we had to expand our work and created programming that is focused on building Muslim power in the DMV. Our core programs include: 1) community defense; 2) healing and wellness for Muslim communities; 3) alliance and coalition building through the DMV Resist Islamophobia Network; and 4) the Muslim Woman’s Organizing Institute. Contact us at DCJusticeForMuslims@gmail.com to get involved.

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