Our Mission & Vision

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3), grassroots civil rights and advocacy group. CAIR is America's largest Islamic civil liberties group, with regional offices nationwide and in Canada. The national headquarters is located on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C.

Our Mission

CAIR's mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.

Our Vision

CAIR's vision is to be a leading advocate for justice and mutual understanding.