Who We Are

Voices of Muslim Women (VMW) is a Vancouver-based non profit organization that educates and mentors girls and women professionals to be confident, connected and informed leaders. We host a mentorship program, digital storytelling program, awards gala and professional development & networking conferences for women in Vancouver. We are led and run by women in Vancouver who self-identify as belonging to Muslim cultures; however, our programs and events are open to girls and women from all cultures. 

Board of Directors

Aisha Amijee

Ayesha Chaudhry

Shahin Khan

Zaiba Mohamed

Zakiyah Shafique

Advisory Council

Seemi Ghazi

Shaina Azad

Veen Aldosky

Zainab Al-Kousaibi

Executive Team

Aisha Amijee - Executive Director

Shahin Khan- Operations Manager

Dalia Al-Ahmad - Marketing Manager

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Aisha is the founder and executive director of Voices of Muslim Women and Freed Education. She is usually found in a state of excitement, chaos and bliss, surrounded by her three children, husband and many careers as an activist, community educator and leader. With a love for books, learning, and good coffee, you can find her meeting new members of the community in every corner of the lower mainland or planning new adventures to travel the globe.  Aisha holds a Masters degree in Social Justice Education from SFU and a BA from UBC.

Executive Director/ Founder


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Shahin Khan is the force that holds VMW together. She serves as the detail orientated mastermind and coordinates the logistics of running a non profit in Vancouver. On her time off, she can be found in yoga studios and coffee shops. Shahin works as an adjuster and comes from a professional legal background. 

Operations Manager


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