OUTMuslim's LGBTQ Muslim Resource List: 
Local North American Organizations

A companion to OUTMuslim's List of International Support & Advocacy Organizations. Featuring Local mosques, advocacy organizations and social groups across North America

 

LOCAL NORTH AMERICAN ORGANIZATIONS AND RESOURCES

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Masjid an-Nur al-Isslaah (Light of Reform Mosque) 
Washington D.C.

Local Washington D.C. Masjid run by Imam Daayiee Abdullah of the MECCA Institute. Progressive Muslim space in a mixed-gender, LGBTQIA+ affirming environment

Contact daayiee@gmail.com


Third Coast Queer Muslims of Chicago & the Upper Midwest
Chicago, IL

facebook.com/thirdcoastqueermuslims

A social group for LGBTQIA+ Muslims of Chicago and the Great Lakes region.

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Queer Muslims of Boston
Boston, MA

https://qmob.wordpress.com/
facebook.com/QMOBoston
queermuslimsofboston@gmail.com

QMOB builds community for Queer and Trans Muslims in the Greater Boston area. They are inclusive of all individuals who identify as Muslim and LGBTIA, Queer, or Questioning. We are committed to increasing the visibility of Queer Muslims as a group, while respecting the need for privacy of individual members.


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Haven The Inclusive Muslim Union of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

https://www.facebook.com/havenimup/
havenimup@gmail.com

Mission: To create an accessible and inclusive space for Muslims to connect socially, spiritually, and culturally. 

Vision: A regular program where attendees are given space to comfortably express themselves and engage with each other on a community level. 

Values: Equality and accessibility for all sectarian, sexual, and gender identities.


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NOOR: LGBTQIA Muslims of Seattle
Seattle, WA

https://www.facebook.com/seattleqtm/
http://noorseattle.tumblr.com/
seattle.qtm@gmail.com

An all-inclusive LGBTQI (and Questioning) confidential meeting space for individuals in the greater Seattle area that have ever identified as Muslim* We aim to build a supportive and conscious community through solidarity. We view solidarity as unity amongst folx with the common interest of removing the isolation our identities often cause.


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el-Tawhid Juma Circle / Toronto Unity Mosque
additional locations in Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary (Canada) and Atlanta & Columbus OH (United States)

http://www.jumacircle.com
info@jumacircle.com
(Email for location/address)

The el-Tawhid Juma Circle is a  compassionate focused, inclusive, Islamic mosque space. We are an LGBTQ affirming, Gender Equal, Place of Healing and Learning.


INTER/NATIONAL & ONLINE RESOURCES:


Thanks again to OUTMuslim for
helping compile both this list AND
our collection of national resources.

Know about some other rad local organizations? Want to add your community to the list? Drop us a line!