Journal of Muslim Philanthropy & Civil Society <p>The<em> Journal of Muslim Philanthropy &amp; Civil Society</em> (<em>JMPCS</em>), is a bi-annual, peer reviewed, open access journal published by the Center on Muslim Philanthropy in partnership with Indiana University Press, Lake Institute on Faith &amp; Giving, World Congress of Muslim Philanthropists, International Institute of Islamic Thought, and the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at Indiana University. <em>JMPCS</em> seeks original academic research examining the broad scope of Muslim philanthropy and civil society. This peer reviewed online academic journal will publish research related to Muslim nonprofit, philanthropic and voluntary action. The terms “Muslim” and “philanthropy” are defined broadly to be inclusive of cutting-edge research from across the world and disciplines. <em>JMPCS</em> is intended to shed light on the dynamic practice and understanding of Muslim Philanthropy.&nbsp;</p> en-US <p>Copyright to works published in Journal of Muslim Philanthropy and Civil Society is retained by the author(s). Articles published in this journal are licensed under a <a href="">Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License</a>.</p> <p>Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.<br> <br> Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process.</p> (Rafia Khader) (Dan Pyle) Fri, 31 May 2019 16:19:07 -0400 OJS 60 From the Editors' Desk Shariq Siddiqui ##submission.copyrightStatement## Wed, 29 May 2019 00:00:00 -0400 The Care of Orphans in the Islamic Tradition, Vulnerable Children, and Child Sponsorship Programs Jonathan Benthall ##submission.copyrightStatement## Wed, 29 May 2019 17:35:37 -0400 What is a Madrasa? Sabith Khan ##submission.copyrightStatement## Wed, 29 May 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Suburban Islam Rafeel Wasif ##submission.copyrightStatement## Wed, 29 May 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Al Rashid Mosque: Building Canadian Muslim Communities Sabith Khan ##submission.copyrightStatement## Wed, 29 May 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Giving to God: Islamic Charity in Revolutionary Times Zeeshan Noor ##submission.copyrightStatement## Wed, 29 May 2019 00:00:00 -0400 Policy Patrons: Philanthropy, Education Reform, and the Politics of Influence Sher Afgan Tareen ##submission.copyrightStatement## Wed, 29 May 2019 00:00:00 -0400