What the training will cover:

Skills: Organizing, advocacy, mobilization, media relations, campaign, personal planning, personal time management
Concepts: Islamic organizing model, Brotherhood & Sisterhood, developing spiritual strength
Knowledge: Muslim minorities, Uighurs, Rohingyas, Indian Muslims

Who should attend:

  • Anyone working or planning to work on a cause.
  • Serving or planning to serve on a not for profit organization
  • Preference will be given to college students or recent graduates

When & Where:

Friday, July 26 to Tuesday, July 30, 2019.
Hamburger University (former McDonald’s HQ), 2715 Jorie Blvd, Oak Brook, IL 60523

The program will begin at 6 pm on Friday and end at 5 pm on Tuesday. FULL ATTENDANCE IS REQUIRED.


The standard, all-inclusive (registration, food, accommodation) fees for this 5-day event are as follows:

- single occupancy room: $500
- 4 people per room: $200

TRAVEL EXPENSES CANNOT BE COVERED, and travel arrangements must be made by the attendees.


We strongly encourage attendees to explore sponsorship possibilities with their families, masjid, or Islamic organization. However, a very limited number of scholarships are available and will be awarded based on the strength of the application.