Islam and Muslims in the U.S. Prison System By Rami Nsour
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Islam and Muslims in the U.S. Prison System By Rami Nsour

I believe that every American has the duty to know what is going on with incarceration in our country.  We house the largest number of prisoners in the world, pay for it with our tax dollars and support it by legislation that we vote for.  In addition to this civic duty of knowing about and...

Help Tayba Foundation Accept 200 Waitlisted Students , NOW!!
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Help Tayba Foundation Accept 200 Waitlisted Students , NOW!!

Help bring Islamic education to 200 eagerly awaiting prisoners Tayba Foundation is dedicated to serving Muslim students in U.S prisons by providing them with quality courses in Islam. We have successfully delivered a program of Islamic education to hundreds of students in the US prison system since 2008. We are asking for your help to accept...

Eid in Prison? A Former Inmate Recounts
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Eid in Prison? A Former Inmate Recounts

In some prisons, Muslims do not have the luxury to perform the Eid prayer in congregation. The timing of the prayer or other factors, which would normally not be applied in such circumstances, are used as grounds to justify denying the brothers this opportunity to congregate. That being said, it should be noted that nearly...

Stephan “Mujahid”
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Stephan “Mujahid”

Would you like to see the transformative effect of a Tayba Foundation education? Stephan, “Mujahid,” went to prison as a young, angry man. He was a thug doing serious prison time in South Carolina, but Allah guided his heart towards Islam. Shortly thereafter, he found Tayba. Mujahid’s story is unique. He is not the typical prison...

Anthony’s Story
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Anthony’s Story

This is Anthony, one of our students in a Michigan prison. He converted to Islam because of the beauty he saw in the teachings. Originally, he signed up to go to Muslim services just so he could get out of his cell and be able to connect with his homeboy. At the time, he didn’t know...