Karamah: Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights

Grant Amount

$50,000

Grant Year

Location

2019

DC

Service Area

National

Issue Areas

Education and Scholarship

Leadership Development

Religious Literacy

Gender, Race and Sexuality

Grantee Website

About This Grant

To support KARAMAH’s flagship Law and Leadership Summer Program (LLSP), which brings together Muslim women leaders to train and prepare them for leadership roles in their communities. LLSP aims to build a new cohort of American Muslim women leaders who are prepared to maximize their leadership impact and effectively address their communities’ challenges. The grant will also support the development of a staffing assessment and plan.

KARAMAH is a nonprofit organization committed to promoting women’s leadership, religious freedom, and civil rights. It pursues its mission through education, legal outreach, and advocacy.