The requirements for joining the Shia Muslim Council:

1) Shia based organizations (greater than 51% of the board is Shia)

2) Be a registered non-profit in good standing

3) Based in Southern California

Membership Information Required:

1. Membership Application (

2. Resolution from Organization’s Governing Body stating willingness to join SMC

3. A Copy of Non-Profit Status (from IRS website or determination letter)

4. Roster of Governing Board (name, position, phone and email)

5. Copy of Organization’s Bylaws or Constitution

6. Membership Fee