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Celebrating 15 years of research making an impact

ISPU Turns 15

2017 marks ISPU’s 15th anniversary. 15 years of educating the general public. 15 years of enabling community leaders, policy makers, journalists, and nonprofit partners in their own work. 15 years of research making an impact. We look forward to celebrating these first 15 years with you throughout 2017.

Reimagining Muslim Spaces

New Case Study: How a Mosque Managed a Crisis

The sixth case study in our Reimagining Muslim Spaces series examines how the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center (ISBCC) effectively navigated the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013.

An Impact Report of Muslim Contributions to Michigan

New: An Impact Report of Muslim Contributions to Michigan

The majority of Americans do not know a Muslim. To fill the widespread gaps in knowledge about Muslim American citizens, including their positive effect on the country, the Muslims for American Progress report quantified the contributions of Muslim Americans in the state of Michigan.

OUR MISSION

ISPU conducts objective, solution-seeking research that empowers American Muslims to develop their community and fully contribute to democracy and pluralism in the United States.

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Informing National Conversations

Our Foundation Partners

ISPU is grateful for the support of our foundation partners, including…

Alwaleed Philanthropies
Democracy Fund
John Templeton Foundation
New York Community Trust
Pillars Fund
Security & Rights Colloraborative, a Proteus Fund Initiative
W.K. Kellogg Foundation

ISPU In The News

Asifa Quraishi-Landes in Religion News Service | June 8, 2017

Huffington Post

Muniba Saleem in The Huffington Post | April 24, 2017

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Washington, DC Office

1110 Vermont Ave., NW

Suite 500

Washington, DC 20005

Tel: (202) 768-8649

Michigan Office

6 Parklane Blvd.

Suite 510

Dearborn, Michigan 48126

Tel: (313) 436-0523

Follow Us on Social Media