Welcome to NABIC – North American Bangladeshi Islamic Community.
NABIC is a non profit 501 C3 organization, registered (Tax ID: 62-1531289), established in 1990. Initially, it is to be a network of Islamic minded professionals -a resource group who will intellectually counter the attacks by Bangladeshi “secularists” on Islam and Muslims through writings, seminars, lectures, etc. It is to be an alternative trend to the existing politically-based Islamic, and “non political” Islamic groups. It is a
Non-Partisan: No affiliation or appearance of affiliation with any political parties in Bangladesh. However, individuals of all political stripes are welcome;
Non-Sectarian: No pre occupation with Sect or Madhabs
Umma-Oriented/Bangladesh Focused: Based on the proverb “think globally; act locally.” Though the focus area is Bangladeshis and Bangladesh it is not a nationalist organization, extends helping hands to other parts of the world.
Be a role model in serving Bangladesh and the people of Bangladeshi heritage in North America as part of the Muslim Ummah and the humanity.
- Promote Islamic awareness and practices among Muslims of Bangladeshi heritage in North America.
- Serve the people of Bangladeshi heritage in North America.
- Link the people of Bangladeshi heritage in North America with the welfare of Bangladesh.
- Facilitate dialog, understanding & cooperation among different Islamic groups & between Islamic & other segments of people of Bangladeshi heritage in North America.