MUHAMMADI WELFARE ASSOCIATION INC was founded in 1989 by a group of professionals and university students in Australia. It is an independent initiative whose long term aspirations centre on the preparation for the blessed return of the Saviour, Imam Al-Mahdi (atf).

To promote the benefit of the inhabitants of greater sydney and in particular those of shi’te muslims in a manner consistent with the teachings and traditions of the shi’ite faith (fiqua jafaria) without distinction of gender or of political or other opinion by:-


(a) providing facilities in the interests of social welfare for the recreation and other leisure-time occupation of such inhabitants with the object of improving their conditions of life;
(b) advancing education concerning good citizenship in a multi-racial multi-faith society and promoting good relations between such persons;
(c) providing facilities for religious functions and the performing of religious rites and ceremonies in accordance with the shi’ite faith including marriages & funerals;
(d) advancing education concerning the muslim religion and culture;
(e) establishing or securing the establishment of a centre and managing or co-operating with any local statutory authority or organisation in the maintenance of such a centre for activities promoted by the association in furtherance of the above objects

The MWA:
We at MWA are committed in working to adopt Islam as a source of enlightenment and to promote those values that will bring about a healthy society. MWA believes that the continual pursuit of its objectives will facilitate prevalence of peace, justice and social improvement for Muslims and Non Muslims alike.

Primary Objectives:
The primary objectives of the Mission are as stated below:
• To promote a universal vision of Islam with regards to thought and practice.
• To advance religious and social development; and safeguard the identity of Muslims.
• To support the oppressed all over the world and stand against all forms of oppression.

Muhammadi Welfare Association is a non-profit organisation with great ambition to serve the community. Our current support base has crossed geographical boundaries and has brought together people from a variety of cultures and socio-political backgrounds to share their ideas and direct their endeavours towards the common goal of preparing for the Imam (atf). This has been promoted through various on-ground projects and a sustained electronic campaign via our online website.