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Phone: 6122063360
2021 East Hennepin Avenue
Suite 407

Minneapolis
Minnesota 55413
USA
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Target demographics: Minnesota Muslims and those perceived to be Muslim. Immigrant. All income levels and ages.

Direct beneficiaries per year: CAIR-MN handles about 150 cases a year and provides trainings to over 2,000 individuals a year. Between 50-60 students attend the Muslim Youth Leadership Symposium.

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: plan for upcoming events like the Muslim Youth Leadership Program, the Ramadan dinner, the Annual Banquet, Law Networker, or Diversity Trainings.

Geographic areas served: Twin Cities Metro and Greater Minnesota

Programs: Civil Rights Casework
Positive Interactions Workshop & Diversity Trainings

Mission:
To enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions of mutual understanding.
Results:
CAIR-MN has represented over 600 cases of employment discrimination, hate crimes, and school harrassment since our doors opened in 2007.
CAIR-MN holds an annual workshop, "Positive Interactions - How to Effectively Interact with your Muslim Employees. Employers and HR professionals from fortune 500 companies like General Mills, 3M and others have attended. CAIR-MN also provides individualized diversity trainings to companies. The Mayo Clinic, Ameriprise, and The YWCA are just some of our clients. Both of these trainings provide a better understanding of Islam and practices and help employers understand their legal responsibility to provide religious accommodation.

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02/10/14
This is the most professionally run Muslim organization in Minnesota. They do tremendous work and the only people who raise issues with that are the Islamophobes. No one opposes a civil rights organization unless they are a bigot... more »
02/10/14
Best organization in Minnesota! Thank you for all the great work you do for the community... more »
02/10/14
There has been a tremendous growth of CAIR-MN’s name and reputation in the community since its founding. Each year, CAIR-MN appears over 115 times in local newsmedia. CAIR-MN was named a 2010 “Difference Maker” by the St. Cloud Times, received the 2011 Nonprofit Mission and Excellence Anti-... more »
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