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Welcome home hajjis!

FirstinAmericaConnecting to AM360 via New Listener Call-in Line. Different number–same mission and vision “Where your intellect is respected and your voice protected.”

The #1 Islamic radio station in the nation is changing its listener call in number to (425) 292-4253 effective immediately. An easy way to commit it to memory: dial 425-AYAH 253. Please share the news and make a note to change the number you have stored in your smart phone and other devices so you can stay connected to the group intellect. Like CWSC, AM360 will remain the place where your intellect is respected and your voice protected. From religion, politics, faith and education, to marriage, health and more, join us on air live to share your insights…experience the power of the group intellect in real time! You can connect too online and check out the AM360 Archive for every program ever broadcast 24 hours a day.

Anisah Zarif selected for CWSC Scholarship!


“…O my Lord! advance me in knowledge.” Al-Qu’ran, 20:114.

Community Wide Shuraa Conference, Inc. (CWSC) congratulates Anisah Zarif, the 2016 recipient of the Yahya Karim Muhammad Business and Community Leadership college scholarship award. One of five national scholarships honoring contributions of American Muslim pioneers or families to the American human and civil rights saga, the Award is a national scholarship established in honor of American Muslim pioneer, Yahya Karim Muhammad, retired religious, business and civic leader, and father of seven. Funded annually for graduating college bound high school seniors, current undergraduates or graduate students who show an entrepreneurial spirit or business leadership acumen, and exemplify a strong commitment to community service and educational excellence, the Scholarship is part of the CWSC MAP program that preserves our cultural heritage and history of our families’ pioneers through nationally supported tax deductible college scholarships.

This year’s recipient, honor graduate Anisah Zarif and current Howard University student, typifies the faith-based scholarship, leadership, and character excellence CWSC seeks to recognize, support, and inspire in our future leaders. Click here to learn how you can establish a national scholarship in honor of your pioneer or how you can receive a CWSC scholarship. Congratulations Anisah! Stay tuned to hear more about Anisha in a full press release.

Thank you for supporting CWSC, AM360, Scholarships, and much more!…

am360.1Thank you for making a tax deductible contribution to help CWSC serve our communities! Our most popular giving level is $9.99/month, but give what is comfortable for you. Make a secure and convenient contribution online, or by U.S. Mail at:

CWSC, 2620 Bragg Boulevard, Suite D, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28303

Or phone in a pledge at (910) 317-0297. Your donation helps all our operations including AM360 and allows us to continue expanding our ability to do good. Jazak Allahu Khairan.

Dr. Lambert joins National Scholarship Committee…


drwmlambertThe CWSC is honored to welcome Dr. W. Marcus Lambert to the National Scholarship Committee. An alumnus of Mohammed Schools Atlanta, Dr. Lambert is a biomedical research scientist and Director of Diversity for the Weill Cornell Medicine, New York City College of Technology. A leader in higher education, he oversees the diversity initiatives, science outreach, housing and immigration services for more than 400 graduate students.

CWSC’s Executive Director, Mukhtar Muhammad said recently, “Dr. Lambert is also one of our advisors and the future we have been working and waiting for…a stellar combination of faith, rational scientific reasoning, and a practical sensitivity to enhancing community life at all levels. He’s not only remaking the world, but empowering and enabling others to do the same. He has some very innovative ideas about higher education and S.T.E.M. access in general. We have a great appreciation for his scholarship and his support for this work and we’re looking forward to learning from him.”

Paying it forward as a graduate of the Mohammed Schools in Atlanta, Georgia, Dr. Lambert received his undergraduate degree in biology from Howard University; a masters in clinical epidemiology and health services research from Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences; and a Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences from the New York University School of Medicine. He joins fellow distinguished scholarship committee members Dr. Jawairriya Abdallah-Shahid, Dr. Aisha Kareem, Dr. Zakiyyah Muhammad, and Imam Rashad Shahid.

International Internship Opportunity with AM360…


am360coveringtheglobeAttention high school juniors through college students…the nation’s #1 Islamic Radio Station is looking for seven volunteer interns to produce periodic daily or weekly short global news update segments for a national radio audience. Preferred applicants include students with an appreciation for international studies, diplomacy, cultural and military affairs, or international travel and journalism, broadcasting or communication majors. You will have the unique opportunity to help shape an international regional reporting bureau for one of the following geopolitical centers.

AM360 Europe Intern
AM360 Africa Intern
AM360 Asia Pacific Intern
AM360 South Asia Intern
AM360 Latin America Intern
AM360 Middle East Intern
AM360 North America (Mexico / Canada) Intern

Submit email inquiry with resume, CV or interest statement to info@cwsc.us for expedited interview with the CEO and Executive Producer for American Muslim 360. This initiative supports President Obama’s call for the American People to learn more about other cultures and supports our institutional values to help broaden the group intellect’s international perspective in helping to remake the world.

SPECIAL INTERNATIONAL NOTE: Thank you and congratulations to our CWSC U.N. Delegation and Global Drug Policy Document Drafting Team! CWSC’s U.N. Resolution has been selected by The Grail for republication and distribution globally. The Grail is an international women’s movement and a global non-governmental organization and network (NGO) with consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) with the United Nations.

Because of You–Special Gratitude to Our Supporters…


radiothon7CWSC held its most successful fundraiser ever because of you–our listeners, hosts, advisors, staff and all contributors (individuals and institutions) and all volunteers in this magnificent vision of a national working intelligentsia, we surpassed the $10,000 goal set for our semi-annual Ramadan national CWSC – AM360 Radiotelethon by raising $10,505! And because of CWSC’s streamlined operations of dedicated volunteers, 21st century technology application, and prudent fiscal policy, we are in the black and ready to secure the future of our intelligentsia. Click here to read our latest annual report. So many have responded to the $9.99 per month level of contribution and we’re grateful because it makes it easy on any one of us, while creating a collectively powerful financial force for good for all of us.

We can now continue expanding our on-air programming, launching the national speakers bureau to bring our intellect and voices front and center to America’s and the world’s public squares, and of course continue growing our scholarships, interfaith and intrafaith programs and more including building the Model Communities National Resource Directory (MCNRD)–serving every institution in our community by empowering organizations and individuals with the tools to tap into the group intellect quickly and conveniently.

We accomplish the mission of unleashing and harnessing the full capacity inherent in the group intellect by the Grace of Allah (SWT). With your support, we’re able to actualize our individual intellects to benefit the group intellect. Appreciation goes to all who donated and shared the Radiotelethon. Thank you to all our AM360 hosts and staff for a superbly executed fundraiser.

Donate with confidence…CWSC is zakat eligible and has earned the Exchange Gold participation for our commitment to data transparency from GuideStar, the nation’s #1 datahub for nonprofit research. Thank you for helping us keep the promise and may Allah (SWT) reward you greatly for your generosity.

And now a reminder of our personal and collective responsibility…

“Education is the greatest tool for advancing the society.” We do want to advance our society, don’t we? Are you a part of a society or are you just a part of a Masjid?”―Imam W. Deen Mohammed (ra)