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Our Team

MY Project USA is a joint project of youth, parents, and community members who are committed to working together to protect, nurture and empower our youth, our communities, and our country, the United States of America.


Our team is diverse in age, gender, ethnicity, cultural and professional backgrounds. This diversity makes us strong and unique.


We pray for Allah's help and guidance in delivering our very best to this project. 

Board of Directors

Zerqa Abid - Founder & President

Ramy El-Assal - Secretary & Director MY Family Pantry

Raifa Alhag-Ali - Member, BoD

Uzair Qidwai - Director, Administration

Safa Mohamed - Director, Reading Warrior

Taha Ahmed - Member, BoD

Full Profiles Here

Board of Trustees

Zerqa Abid, President

Mufakhar al Islam, Trustee

Dr. Taslima Rashid, Trustee

Full Profiles Here

Board of Advisors

Abdul Malik Ahmad, Native Deen, VA

Dr. Anessah Nadir, Islamic Social Services Association, ISSA-USA

Bibi Khan, Al-Nisa Hope Center, TX

Dr. Hind Jarah,Texas Muslim Women Foundation, TX

Itedal Shalabi, Arab American Family   Services, IL

Riyad Shamma, Institute of Youth Development & Excellence, OH

Robina Niaz, Turning Point for Women & Families, NY

Saad Haq, Being There, NC

Shah Faisal Sayed, Muslim American Social Services, FL

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The Executive Committee

Aisha Ayub
Kevin Lewis
Najmo Abdinur
Nadine Abdel-Rahman 
Anita Adib 
Yassmin Ben Haila 
Hafsa Asif 
Aleeza Yakoob 
Inaya Hussain 
Mays Rababah 
Safa Mohamad 
Rabbia Zafar
Siyat Mohamed
Ali Jeylani
Mohamed Idow
Adam Quintanilla
Nathan Reitz
Sonam Rustagi
Natasha Sherzai
Amreena Baseer
Abdinajib Liban
Qali Ahmed
Abdi Bakari

You Can Make A Difference Too

 MY Project USA is your project. Regardless of your age, gender, and location, you can play some role in making it a success. Please click below to find out various ways in which you can help our team grow and be strong. Together we will raise strong leaders of tomorrow, Insha'Allah (God Willing).

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