American Muslim Community Foundation

American Muslim Community Foundation

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: 13

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
10% or $500, whichever is greater. 8% after the first $50,000, annually

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:
Founded in 2016, American Muslim Community Foundation is a grassroots, national nonprofit organization in the United States. Our focus is on creating donor advised funds, giving circles, distributing grants, and building endowments for the American Muslim community. Our vision is to lead sustainable and strategic Muslim philanthropy for today and future generations. Our mission is to cultivate donor giving and diversify funding to advance charitable causes.