Register for Muslim Capitol Day-March 3rd!

CAIR-AZ is proud to announce the first ever Muslim Capitol Day in Arizona!  The event will take place on 3/315, and will be a great opportunity to engage with elected officials!     For more information and to register, Click Here

Organizational Announcement: New Executive Director and Board Chairman

CAIR-AZ Organizational Announcement At CAIR-AZ, we are continuing to grow in order to support the needs of the Arizona community.  A few short years ago, we operated with zero staff and an activist Board of Directors. Alhamdulillah, we have been able to grow into an effective institution with a full-time attorney, an Outreach Coordinator – and now an Executive Director. … Read More

2015 CAIR-AZ Banquet: Tickets Now On Sale!

Time has flown by in 2015!  We are now in September, and are gearing up for our signature event of the year:  The CAIR-AZ Banquet. This year, we have a great program in store for you – as well as an opportunity to highlight our accomplishments and course into the future. Date:  11/7/15 Where:  Phoenix Airport Marriott Time:  6:00pm This … Read More

CAIR-AZ Hold Know Your Rights Session At Tempe Mosque

CAIR-AZ Board Members, Raees Mohammed and Imraan Siddiqi The Council on American Islamic Relations – Arizona Chapter hosted a great “Know Your Rights” event at the Islamic Community Center of Tempe on Friday, 2/28.  This event talked about vital issues, such as Constitutional Rights, as well as how to deal with law enforcement – if you are approached in your … Read More

Announcing the 2014 CAIR-AZ Community Service Award Winner: Dr. Salaheddine Tomeh

Announcing The 2014 CAIR-AZ Community Service Award Winner Dr. Salaheddine Tomeh The Council on American Islamic Relations, Arizona Chapter is proud to announce the recipient of the 2014 Community Service Award – Dr. Salaheddine Tomeh. Dr. Tomeh has been a tireless advocate in our community, in building a first-class full-time Islamic school in Arizona Cultural Academy.  The model for this … Read More

Now Taking Nominees: 2014 CAIR-AZ Community Service Award!

CAIR-AZ is happy to announce that we are taking nominees for this year’s “Community Service Award.” Last year, we awarded Imam Anas Hlayhel with the inaugural award – due to his great service during his tenure with CAIR-Arizona, as well as his leadership in the community and interfaith efforts.  This year, we look to YOU – the community for nominees! … Read More

CAIR-AZ ACTION ALERT: Let the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office (MCAO) Know that State Sponsored Anti-Muslim Training is NOT Acceptable.

CAIR-AZ ACTION ALERT: Let the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office (MCAO) know that state sponsored anti-Muslim training is NOT acceptable. CAIR-AZ is urging Arizona’s Muslim community to let Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery that his decision to let known anti-Muslim hate speakers train hundreds of police officers and prosecutors is unacceptable.   See: The Maricopa Attorney’s Office Presents: Understanding the Threat … Read More

Eid Mubarak from the CAIR-Arizona Team!

7/28/2014: From all of us at CAIR-Arizona – we would like to wish all of you a happy and blessed Eid-ul-Fitr.  This joyous holiday marks the completion of Ramadan – the month of fasting for Muslims worldwide. During this past month, we have been focused on enhancing our prayer, reflection, acts of charity and refraining from eating and drinking from … Read More

CAIR-AZ Wishes You A Blessed Ramadan!

by Liban Yousuf, JD – Civil Rights Coordinator Ramadan Mubarak from CAIR Arizona! We wish you all a blessed Ramadan as the Arizona Muslim community welcomes the holiest month of the Islamic year.  During the next 30 days, the world’s 1.2 Billion Muslims will be observing this holy month, which includes fasting, increased prayer and focus upon acts of charity. … Read More