MKA USA is a nationwide youth group that works with young Muslim men and boys around the country. Our name literally means “Association of Servants of the True Islam.” The international organization was founded in 1938 and serves as the young men and boys auxiliary of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Officially established in the United States in 1939, MKA USA is one of the earliest Muslim Youth organizations in the United States.
MKA USA is a dynamic and vibrant association serving not only the needs of its khuddam but of its local communities and nation. The association is comprised of more than 3,000 men and boys from Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA aged 7 to 40, spread across 70 local chapters. Previous members of MKA USA include Grammy Award winning artists and Pulitzer Prize winning journalists. MKA USA is headquartered in Silver Springs MD.
Operating under the auspices of the Khalifa of Islam, MKA USA is governed by the National Amila and led by it’s Sadr. The current Sadr is Dr. Bilal Rana, an anesthesiologist from Houston Texas. The National Amila is comprised of young men and youth from across the United States.
The outreach activities of MKA USA are not limited to the Muslim community. It serves the needs of all members of society irrespective of color, race, religion or creed and promotes interfaith dialogue and co-operation in order to promote peace and harmony.