The Organization

The Orange County Islamic Foundation (OCIF) was established in 1996 as a non-profit Islamic organization to provide the Religious, Educational, and Social services to the Muslim Community of Mission Viejo and neighboring South Orange County cities.

The Mission Viejo Masjid & Pillars Academy are entities that operate under OCIF.

OCIF was founded and is currently managed by the following board members:

  • Farid Elkasm (Chairman) (Treasurer)
  • Javed Chak
  • Jihan Assaf (Secretary) (Women Committee)
  • Moutia Assaf (Religious Affairs)
  • Mohannad Malas (Pillars Academy)(Outreach Programs)
  • Mahboob Akhter (Outreach Programs)