Al-Noor Foundation exists to provide an Islamic environment for worship, education and community service. The organization was founded to promote:
- The obedience of Allah (SWT) by following the Qur’an and Sunnah of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)
- Knowledge and understanding of Islam by continuously providing high-quality educational and community services
- Social cooperation and support by strengthening the bond between community members
Al-Noor Foundation is a nonprofit, community-funded organization that is incorporated with the state of California under Corporate No. 2228513. In addition, we are a tax-exempt 501 (c) (3) religious organization with Federal Tax ID No. 33-0908089. We were established in year 2000 as Masjid Al-Noor in Fountain Valley, California.
Al-Noor Foundation is a grassroots organization that is led by community needs and preferences.
Sheikh Dr. Ebrahim Gehan serves as the imam. He received a Bachelor’s degree from Al-Azhar University in Cairo, Egypt and recently completed a PhD degree at American Islamic University. Sheikh Ebrahim leads prayers in addition to being responsible for the spiritual and educational programs offered at the masjid.