The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is comprised of legally independent, governed and managed chapters across the country that work together to defend the civil liberties of Americans. CAIR National is headquartered in Washington, D.C. There are over 32 affiliated CAIR chapters across America.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations, Dallas-Fort Worth chapter (CAIR-DFW), a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization was formed in 1998 to challenge stereotypes of Islam and Muslims and defend their civil liberties.
CAIR-DFW’s mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.
Our vision is to be a leading advocate for justice and mutual understanding.
CAIR-DFW exists to educate, advocate, and mobilize towards a more just society. The majority of our work deals with civil rights and anti-defamation. CAIR-DFW has consistently won praise from the community, elected officials and the media for their consistent effort to combat both discrimination against Muslims and Islamophobia.