The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) is a leading American Muslim organization dedicated to the betterment of society through the application of Islamic values. Since 1968, ICNA has worked to build relations between communities by devoting itself to education, outreach, social services and relief efforts.
ICNA has launched numerous services, including ICNA Sisters’ Wing, ICNA Relief, Why-Islam, Young Muslims, the Message International, and continues to do so to cater to the needs of the American Muslim community. Over 30,000 attend ICNA’s conventions and conferences across America; Neighbor Nets are formed for members of local chapters to meet on a consistent basis.
In the past decade, ICNA has expanded its reach across the US while maintaining an active presence in local communities. Muslim Family Day now attracts nearly 50,000 a year at several theme parks nationwide. The ICNA Council for Social Justice was formed to represent the Muslim voice on matters of social justice. ICNA has worked to establish connections between Islam and the public, collaborating with numerous Muslim organizations to reach this end. ICNA also works closely with many national interfaith organizations for the betterment of society. By focusing on self-development, education, outreach and social services, ICNA has cemented its place as a leading grassroots organization in the American Muslim community.