A look into Muslim Giving

Muslims Are Most Likely Faith Group to Donate to Outside Their Faith Community

Muslims Less Likely Than Other Faith Groups to Donate at the Highest Dollar Level and Most Likely to Give at the Lowest Dollar Level

The above data is obtained from the 2019 American Muslim Philanthropy Report: DATA-DRIVEN COMPARATIVE PROFILE. The full report can be found here. The full report can be found here.

Research shows that Muslim Nonprofits (NGO) and Social Good Organizations (SGO) need to do more to captivate their desired audience. We need to strategically cultivate, solicit and steward donors to build sustainability today to achieve our missions in the future.

At the Center on Muslim Philanthropy, we imagine a social good community of non-profit professionals, social entrepreneurs, and philanthropists fulfilling their mission collaboratively and making the world a better place.



You have big ideas and a strong impulse to create positive and lasting change. Your strong beliefs and values drive you to strive to fulfill your organization’s mission. At the same time you understand the need to create an action plan for implementing the steps necessary to match your organization’s values with those of prospective donors.

The Certificate In Fund Raising Management recognizes and substantiates a commitment to fundraising leadership through the completion of four key courses.

Upon completion of the four courses, you will receive a certificate from Indiana University. You will also fulfill 81-87.75 points required for the
Certified Fundraising Executive Manager (CFRE).



Principles & Techniques of Fundraising- Maximize your fundraising success through this timeless course that teaches the tried-and-true practical skills of effective fundraising.

Developing Major Gifts- Raise more money by receiving more major gifts. Consistent donors can become major donors when you effectively implement the Eight-Step Major Gifts Cycle.

Developing Annual Sustainability- Learn and strengthen the fundraising skills that can sustain your organization including direct mail, online giving, major gifts and special events.

Managing the Capital Campaign- Learn the five phases of a successful capital campaign that will help you design a visionary goal with a specific timeline, engage your board and your community.

Calendar more

4/18/2020 » 4/19/2020
Developing Annual Sustainability - Washington D.C.

7/31/2020 » 8/2/2020
Major Gifts - Detroit, MI

7/31/2020 » 8/2/2020
Major Gifts - Los Angeles, CA

9/19/2020 » 9/20/2020
Developing Annual Sustainability - Chicago, IL

9/19/2020 » 9/20/2020
Developing Annual Sustainability - Indianapolis, IN

9/25/2020 » 9/27/2020
Capital Campaigns - Detroit, MI

9/25/2020 » 9/27/2020
Capital Campaigns - Los Angeles, CA

11/6/2020 » 11/8/2020
Principles and Techniques - Los Angeles, CA

11/6/2020 » 11/8/2020
Principles and Techniques - Detroit, MI