American Muslim Fund

American Muslim Fund

P.O. Box 1533
Fremont, CA 94538
(844) 426-3863
Muhi Khwaja

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2016
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2019
Number of sponsored projects: 2

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
5% or 10%, depending on level of sponsorship

Eligibility criteria:
  • Aligned mission values
  • Has an advisory group

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Disaster relief
  • Drug treatment
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • Faith-based/religious
  • Festivals and events
  • Health/nutrition
  • Housing
  • International development
  • Mental health
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Political advocacy/social justice
  • Social services
  • Transportation
  • Veterans
  • Women
  • Youth development
Services we offer projects:
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Organizational development
  • Receiving property and stock donations

Based on Fiscal Sponsorship: 6 Ways to Do It Right: Our model(s) of fiscal sponsorship are:

  • Model A, Direct Project
  • Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship
Organization description:
The American Muslim Fund is a grassroots, national community foundation in the United States. Our focus is on creating donor advised funds, distributing grants, building endowments for the Muslim community and leading sacred, sustainable and strategic Muslim philanthropy for today and future generations. Our mission is to cultivate a thriving philanthropic ecosystem and to advance charitable causes by evolving donor giving and diversifying funding pathways for community organizations.