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MPower Change

Grant Type: General Support

Duration: January 1, 2019 – December 31, 2019

Organization Overview:

MPower Change helps build community power and civic engagement to advocate for Muslims in the United States and to advance rights and justice for all in a pluralistic, welcoming nation.

Request Overview:

In 2019, MPower aims to serve as a grassroots organizing and online mobilization arm for the wider American Muslim community through public education, digital engagement and grassroots experience. MPower also plays an important role as a networking hub, linking Muslim communities and perspectives multi-community coalitions and collaborations. MPower will continue its work to lead the nonpartisan #MyMuslimVote civic engagement program with national and state-based partners. For voter registration and get-out-the-vote (GOTV) drives they produce training materials and events, multilingual volunteer coordination, talking points for local and faith leaders, online media, and printed materials including t-shirts, signs, posters, etc. MPower seeks to fortify its core operations in 2019 with significant website updates, with interactive tools, and by hiring a Managing Director.

Year founded: 2016

Location: New York, NY

Website: https://mpowerchange.org/