Who We Are

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Standing up for justice, empowered to serve, committed to creating dialogue

CAIR-Alabama is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) grassroots civil rights and advocacy group. Established in 2015 by a group of local activists, community leaders, and civic-minded individuals, CAIR-Alabama serves the entire state of Alabama through its Birmingham office. It is the state's only Muslim civil liberties organizations. CAIR-Alabama is a chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), America’s largest Islamic civil liberties group with chapters nationwide. However, CAIR-Alabama operates as an independent nonprofit organization, responsible for securing its own funds. Learn more about supporting CAIR-Alabama's work. 

Our Mission

To be a leading advocate for justice and mutual understanding.

Our Vision

To enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding