UNITED AMERICAN MUSLIM ASSOCIATION
OBJECTIVES AND GOALS
ARTICLE : 1 THE NAME, HEADQUARTERS AND ADDRESS OF THE ASSOCIATION
a) The name of the Association:
is the United American Muslim Association of New York, Inc.
b) The Headquarters of the Association:
is in Brooklyn, New York.
c) The Address of Association:
5911 8th Avenue, Brooklyn, N.Y. 11220
ARTICLE : 2 THE DATE OF INCORPORATION AND QUALIFICATIONS OF THE ASSOCIATION
a) The Date of Incorporation:
This Association is established under Article (2) of "Religious Organizations Act" and upon the decision of the New York State "Kings County Supreme Court" decision dated May 23, 1980, numbered 11804.
b) The Qualifications of the Association:
This Association is established as a not-for-profit organization serving general interests and is the largest religios organization established by the "Sunni Muslims" in the United States. It has a vertical status.
OBJECTIVES AND GOALS
The Objectives of this Association are:
To satisfy the religious and spiritual needs of the Muslim population in the United States;
To teach Islam and to spread and keep alive the Islamic Culture; to provide Muslim children and youth with religios education; to give Muslim adults religious information and advice; to respond to questions pertaining to religion; to support the Muslim community financially and spiritually;
To administer all religious services; to organize ceremonies on religios days and holidays; to direct all religios wedding ceremonies and funerals; to establishes and make available Islamic cemeteries; to administer the cleansing ceremonies on the bodies of deceased Muslims; to transfer deceased Muslims to the cemeteries inside and outside the country;
For the realization of the objectives, to purchase, build or rent temples such as mosques masjids and buildings such as schools, student dormitories, student camp grounds and other necessary places; to maintain and preserve the already existing property; to establish foundations to preserve the Islamic Culture;