Did you know? Your donations and khums payments to Imam Ali Seminary are tax deductible because we are recognized as tax exempt under 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.

Support the Growth of Knowledge

In the tradition of the Howzah ‘Ilmiyya (Islamic Seminary) founded by the Ahlul-Bayt (as), our students study tuition-free and we provide them with free housing, food, and other necessities. Therefore, our only source of funding is the generosity of believers like you in the form of donations and khums payments. Please choose an option below.

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We have permission from the major maraji’ at-taqlid to collect your khums payments. Payment options include sending your check via mail or paying with credit/debit card via Paypal.

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You may make a one-time donation, or pledge a monthly amount. You can make it for general expenses or pledge it for a specific use from our list of expenses. Payment options include sending your check via mail or paying with credit/debit card via Paypal.