Who We Are

Our Purpose
Defending Rights, Defeating Intolerance
Our Vision
To be a leading advocate for justice and mutual understanding.
Our Mission 
To enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.
CAIR-Arizona is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) grassroots civil rights and advocacy group. Established in 2006 by a group of local Muslims, CAIR-Arizona serves the entire state of Arizona through its Mesa office. 
The tax exempt number for CAIR-AZ is 86-1045521.
CAIR-Arizona is a chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), America's largest Islamic civil liberties group with chapters nationwide. The national headquarters is located on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C.

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Fast Facts

  • 27
    seminars presented
  • 15
    civil rights cases
  • 50
    media appearances


Liban Yousuf
Civil Rights Coordinator

Imraan Siddiqi
Executive Director

Kristy Sabbah
Outreach Coordinator

board members

Yasir Shareef
Board of Directors - Chairman

Raees Mohamed
Board Member

Imraan Siddiqi
Executive Director