American Academy of Religion
Imam Zaid is a member of the American Academy of Religion (AAR), which is the world’s largest organization serving teachers, scholars, and other professionals in the field of religion. The professional diversity of the AAR’s membership of more than 10,000 members reflects the substantial and growing role religion plays in the lives of individuals and communities as well as social, political, and economic events worldwide.
Islamic Scholarship Fund
Imam Zaid Shakir is an advisory board member. Islamic Scholarship Fund (ISF) is a 501 C (3) non-profit organization that provides academic scholarships to Muslim students in the United States who pursue college and post graduate degrees in humanities, social sciences, liberal arts and law.
Al Madina Institute
Imam Zaid Shakir is an executive board member and a religious advisor. Al Madina is a structured “mobile” institute of higher learning that brings traditional knowledge to your front door.
The Council for the Advancement of Muslim Professionals is a professional networking organization dedicated to serving the needs of the Muslim community. Imam Zaid Shakir serves as a referral scholar.
A website committed to unifying the North American Muslim community. Imam Zaid Shakir is an Advisory Board Member.
Deen Intensive Foundation
Is a North American initiative dedicated to the preservation and dissemination of the core sacred sciences of Islam from traditional sources. Imam Zaid Shakir serves as a referral scholar.
Launched in September 2003, its vision is to be at the forefront of Muslim media and promote a positive and confident message about the Muslim communities in the UK and beyond. It has had an outstanding reception by non-Muslims and extensive media interest worldwide, as a vibrant and dynamic Muslim lifestyle magazine. Imam Zaid Shakir is a contributing author since 2008.
Imam Zaid Shakir is an executive board member for the Inner-City Muslim Action Network, an organization dedicated to serving humanity.
Islamic Networks Group
Imam Zaid Shakir is an advisory scholar for ING, a non-profit educational organization founded in 1993.
An online resource for those who seek to learn about the Islamic faith. Imam Zaid Shakir is an Executive Board Member.
Is an Islamic elementary school founded in 2002 that combines both spiritual and academic education, so that all students who enter live balanced healthy lives. Imam Zaid Shakir is an Advisory Board Member.
Imam Zaid Shakir is a strong supporter of this Bay area charitable and educational organization.
Reviving The Islamic Spirit
Is an annual convention that aims to promote stronger ties within the North American Society through reviving the Islamic tradition of education, tolerance and introspection, across cultural lines through points of commonality and respect. Imam Zaid is an Executive Board Member.
Imam Zaid Shakir is an executive board member for Seekers Guidance, an Islamic educational portal that provides relevant courses with direct access to reliable scholars, clear answers to questions on worship and life, and inspiring and uplifting Islamic media.
A website dedicated to the effective transmission of reliable and relevant religious knowledge. Imam Zaid Shakir serves as a referral scholar.
To provide space, content, & companionship necessary for a healthy understanding, embrace and realization of Islam. Imam Zaid Shakir serves as Chairman.
The American Muslim
An online publication for Muslim Voices Against Extremism and Terrorism. Imam Zaid Shakir is a writer for The American Muslim.
United For Change
Exists to facilitate the unity of Muslim organizations in North America.. Through this effort, the aim is to leverage diversity through cooperation and goodwill and address the obstacles that have proven to be divisive. Imam Zaid Shakir is the Chairman.
Based in Berkeley, California Imam Zaid Shakir is a co-founder, Board of Trustees and faculty member.