One of America’s Safest Muslim Charities

Did you know that Muslim Legal Fund of America is one of the safest Muslim charities in America?


MLFA is a 100% donor-supported domestic-only charitable organization. MLFA does not solicit funds from foreign sources and no funds are sent overseas. All donations raised by MLFA are spent in the U.S.A.


The structure of MLFA was carefully developed by some of the top legal minds in the nation to be the most legally sound way to run a charitable legal fund.


The Sixth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, which is the people’s right to a fair trial, is the most cherished civil liberty among lawyers, judges and prosecutors. MLFA funds litigation to defend the Sixth Amendment, First Amendment as well as other cherished constitutional rights.


MLFA’s privacy policy is to never share supporter information. MLFA uses SSL encryption technology to safeguard online donations and donor information. Your personal information is safe with MLFA.


MLFA is a national 501(c)(3) charity that is registered with the IRS (Federal Tax ID: 01-0548371).


Donations to Muslim Legal Fund of America are tax-deductible and zakat-eligible.

Muslim Legal Fund of America’s commitment to transparency earned it a Gold Participant rating with GuideStar.

For more detailed financial information please see MLFA’s IRS Form 990 filings

MLFA is a tax-deductible, zakat-eligible, Gold-Star rated charity. Click on the tabs below for more.

Can I give MLFA my zakat?

Yes. MLFA is a zakat-eligible charity. MLFA received an official declaration of zakat-eligibility from the ISNA Fiqh Council of North America in 2003.