Who We Are
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.
To enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.
To be a leading advocate for justice and mutual understanding.
Supports free enterprise, freedom of religion and freedom of expression.
Is committed to protecting the civil rights of all Americans, regardless of faith.
Supports domestic policies that promote civil rights, diversity and freedom of religion.
Opposes domestic policies that limit civil rights, permit racial, ethnic or religious profiling, infringe on due process, or that prevent Muslims and others from participating fully in American civic life.
Is a natural ally of groups, religious or secular, that advocate justice and human rights in America and around the world.
Supports foreign policies that help create free and equitable trade, encourage human rights and promote representative government based socio-economic justice.
Believes the active practice of Islam strengthens the social and religious fabric of our nation.
Condemns all acts of violence against civilians by any individual, group or state.
Advocates dialogue between faith communities both in America and worldwide.
Supports equal and complementary rights and responsibilities for men and women.