PLANO, TX. – Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation (TMWF) announces it has named Mona Kafeel as its Executive Director, effective October 1, 2020. Kafeel has served as the interim Executive Director since April 1st and brings a wealth of organizational experience and community leadership to her next stage of strategic service. Having joined the TMWF in 2007, she most recently served as Chief Philanthropy and Operating Officer and was responsible for its operational management and long-term strategic goals.
During the uncertainly of the global COVID-19 pandemic, Kafeel stepped forward with creative problem-solving and leadership skills that were necessary to the agency’s stability. The board of directors is pleased that Mona will serve as the head of the organization and will provide leadership into the next phase of growth within the organization.
Kafeel succeeds Hind Jarrah, Ph.D., who will remain involved with TMWF in an advisory capacity. TMWF is grateful for her leadership and service.
About Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation
Founded by Muslim women in 2005, the mission of Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation, Inc. is to empower, promote and support all women, while being an ambassador of the peaceful, caring Muslim community. TMWF provides culturally sensitive, trauma-informed and evidence-based domestic violence programming and relief services targeting Muslim women and children. TMWF supports all women who are victims of domestic violence by strengthening the individual, her family and the community, without discrimination. Mona Kafeel is available for interviews or speaking opportunities. For additional information on TMWF please visit www.tmwf.org