What We Do
Ikram is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization, concerned with the well-being of divorced and widowed Muslim women in the United States.
Education, Scholarships & Grants
Ikram Employment & Career Prep Program
The Iman Al-Shingieti Scholarship Program
Iman was one of the founders and the first executive director of Ikram Foundation.
Iman was one of the founders and the first executive director of Ikram Foundation. The Iman Al-Shingiethi Scholarship is a reminder of our organization’s roots and what we strive to accomplish.
Iman passed away suddenly in February of 2015, and left us with an revolutionary organization that is Ikram. Ikram Foundation established the Iman Al Shingieti Scholarship Fund to commemorate her dedication and hard work. She will always be in our thoughts and prayers.
We are increasing earning capacity by helping women further their education
Building community around our students to support, encourage and empower
Sense of worthiness and purpose
Getting an education and working towards a goal is something that brings
Mentoring and paying it forward
We help local nonprofits access the funding, tools, training, and support
An increase in support from the Muslim community has allowed Ikram to continue to grow and reach more women in need.
Ikram has received grants from the Washington Area Women’s Foundation, Human Concern International (HCI), Muslim Aid USA (MAUSA) and other grant-giving entities.