ILIA in the News


Sept 2015 – Community Foundation of Howard County awards Islamic Leadership Institute a mini-grant for its work in the area of youth coaching and internships in Howard County.

April 2015 – Nine Year old ILIA student earns 2015 Volunteer of the Year nomination for Howard County, and is recognized by the County Executive and County Council.


August 2014 – CEO Profile: Wendt Partners Innovation in Leadership Interview with Ayman Nassar, Founder and Chairman of Islamic Leadership Institute of America.

July 2014 – Community Foundation of Howard County Awards $18,226, Community Foundation of Howard County.

January 2014 – Muslim Leader Profile: Interview with E Roosvelt High School Muslim Student Associaton.



October 2013 – HCMC and Halal Yeah Youth Team Up for HoCo Food Drive, The Muslim Link newspaper.

May 2013 – ILIA Rekindles Love of Learning with Book Fair, The Muslim Link newspaper.

May 2013 – Community Foundation of Howard County Awards $6,080 to Howard County Nonprofits, Columbia Foundation.

March 2013 – PGMA Youth Host Forum On Youth and Terrorism, The Muslim Link newspaper.

Feb 2013 – Muslim American Inaugural Gala Celebrates Obama’s Re-election, The Muslim Link newspaper.



Dec 2012 – Race to College Event Seeks To Help Students Overcome Tuition Hurdles, The Muslim Link newspaper.

June 2012 – Maryland Leadership Organization Launches National Scholarship Program, The Muslim Link newspaper.

June 2012 – Howard County’s Community Foundation, The Columbia Foundation, Awards Four Mini-grants, Columbia Foundation.

May 2012 – HoCo Institute Seeks To Fill Leadership Development Void, The Muslim Link newspaper.



May 2011 – iLead Runs First Spring Camp, The Muslim Link newspaper.

Feb 2011 – Youth Project Management Workshop Held In VA, The Muslim Link newspaper.



March 2010 – Youth Energize Community to Donate to the Howard County Food Bank, Community Action Council of Howard County

Feb 2010 – Local Org Seeks to Take Leadership Training National, The Muslim Link newspaper.