Our Mission

Through candid, intra-community dialogue rooted in empathy, we will develop a more engaged, empowered, and united Arab and Muslim community. 

Our Values

We are a growing community of writers and speakers who C.A.R.E. deeply about the livelihood of the Arab and Muslim communities of the West. We are committed to exercising and modeling courage, authenticity, resilience, and empathy through candid conversations. 

Courage: We intentionally and purposefully broach sensitive issues and engage in courageous conversations that lead to stronger human connection.

AuthenticityWe make ourselves vulnerable by sharing our stories and experiences. We take responsibility for our individual mindsets and behaviors.  

Resilience: We persevere in the face of criticism, shame and doubt.

Empathy: We strive to see ourselves in others and to understand the cause of others’ behavior.