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The Council of Imams in New Jersey (CINJ) is an assembly of Imams representing the Islamic community supporting the legacy of leadership of Imam Warith Deen Mohammed (RA).

The CINJ is formed to conduct Mutual Consultatation for the purpose of addressing the current and future circumstances
impacting the lives of those whom they represent. The CINJ serves to shape and implement actions that provide
continuous improvement of the Muslim Community while simultaneously establishing a safe, whole and balanced society
on the foundation of faith in G-d and human excellence.

The areas of council focus and representation are as follows:

                    • Family Life & Well Being
                    • Business & Economic Development
                    • Education & Technology
                    • Dawah
                    • Organizational Development
                    • Government/Politics
                    • Communication
                    • Culture
Membership
Name Organization City
Imam Wahy-ud Deen ShareefConvener Masjid Waarith ud Deen at Waris C.R.D.C. Irvington
Imam Rashad MuhammadCo-Convener Islamic Center of Paterson and Passaic
Imam A. Karim MuhammadTreasurer Masjid As-Salaam Irvington
Imam A.Kareem MuhammadRecording Secretary Masjid Al Haqq Newark
Imam Shahid Abdullah Masjid Al-Hadi Elizabeth
Imam Charles Ali Masjid Al-Kauthar Newark
Imam Habeeb-ullah El-Amin Muslim Seniors of New Jersey Newark
Imam Abid Hasan Masjid Muhammad Jersey City
Imam Aqeel A. Mateen United Muslim Inc. Newark
Imam Akbar Mohammed Masjid Ali K. Muslim Newark
Imam A. Wali Muhammad Masjidullah Plainfield
Imam Ibrahim Muhammad Masjid Al Iman Jersey City
Imam Hassan U. Muhammad Masjid Muhammad Orange
Imam A. Alim Razzaqq Masjid Isma’il Roselle
Imam Abdullah Toure Irvington Dawah Society Irvington
Imam Khaleed Yaseen G.O.O.D. S.O.U.L.S. Paterson
Advisors
Name Organization City
Akbar T. Salaam Unity Brand Halal Newark
Faheem J. Ra’oof FJR Planning Associates Irvington
Halim Quddus Muslim American Chamber of Commerce Newark
The Council of Imams in New Jersey (Majlis Ash-Shura) 62-70 Howard Street Irvington, NJ 07111 973-373-8282 © 2014