United Muslim Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and public charity in the United States.
Since 2003, United Muslim Foundation (UMF) has been uniting communities through interactive community service and engaging community development projects. Volunteer for our upcoming events or donate to help make a difference.
Co-Founder & Treasurer
Naushad Virji is a Registered Investment Advisor and the CEO of ShariaPortfolio Inc., a boutique money management firm specializing in Sharia-compliant investment solutions for the Muslim community. With an interest in activism and community service, Naushad has dedicated himself to several philanthropic efforts including co-founding the United Muslim Foundation, where he currently serves as Treasurer on the board of directors. Naushad has also served on the board of Mercy USA as Treasurer sits on the advisory board of Advance Law.
Naushad can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
Zainab Alidina has been running United Muslim Foundation's Hungerteam, serving needy children and their families in Seminole County since 2009. Professionally employed as a travel agent, Zainab believes in compassion as a necessary tool towards her end goal of helping to end world hunger. She is passionate about taking care of the less fortunate and works closely with the homeless and hungry and with local schools identifying the needs of families at a grass roots level. Zainab liaison's UMF Hungerteam with state and city non-profits, charitable and religious organizations, businesses and restaurants to help get food, clothes, school supplies and basic necessities to the needy.
Zainab can be reached at: email@example.com
UMF Attorney & Unity Director
Abdelrahman Zeini is an Attorney and Real Estate Broker. He has served as a UMF advisor and as UMF's attorney since it's inception. He has over 8 years of experience in Corporate, Real Estate, Immigration, and Estate Planning work. He is also an Adjunct Professor at Valencia Community College where he teaches Real Estate and Business Law. Abdelrahman was born in Medina, went to Elementary school in Scotland, and completed his High School and Undergraduate Studies in Gainesville, Florida and enjoys coaching and playing soccer.
Abdelrahman can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
Muslim Teen Portal Director
Fatema Jaffer is currently graduating at the University of Central Florida as a pre-clinical health sciences major and applying to graduate school to become a Physician's Assistant. She has been a part of UMF since it was established and been an active member in PA and FL events such as Fair for Care Hunger team. Fatema serves on the board working to promote UMF's Muslim Teen Portal. She has a passion for helping others and giving back and hopes to be able to do as much as she can to make a difference. In her spare time, she also enjoys blogging on fashion and has been 'Style Spied' by Aquila Magazine.
Muslim Teen Portal Administrator
Saadia A. Munawar is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with a PhD in Trans-cultural Counseling and M.A. in Mental Health Counseling. She has 10 years of counseling experience with Specialty in the field of mental health counseling and therapy. She provides counseling for an array of mental health disorders namely depression, anxiety, couples/marital concerns, anger management, career counseling, family counseling and Training students and other mental health professionals. Active in the community with United Muslim Foundation as well as the Muslim Women's Organization, she advocates the need for mental health services and dedicated to eradicating mental health taboos within the Muslim population.
Saadia can be reached at email@example.com