Welcome to the Muslim Educational Trust - MET


The Muslim Educational Trust was founded in 1993 in response to the community's needs in the Portland area. These needs for education about Islam were generated by the Muslim community as well as the Non-Muslim community.

Muslim Educational Trust is dedicated to the betterment of our society, and strives to achieve its purpose through education, cooperation, networking, and programs which benefit Muslims and non-Muslims in the greater Portland, Oregon.

Philanthropy in Oregon: Meet 4 Philanthropic Foundations


Thursday, June 21st, 2018 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Muslim Educational Trust: 2nd Floor Al-Andalusia Hall
10330 SW Scholls Ferry Road, Tigard, OR 97223
Refreshments will be served

Join us for an engaging discussion with 4 philanthropic foundations in Oregon. Our panelists will talk about the different kinds of philanthropy, and discuss challenges that face leaders in philanthropy today as we work together to serve our communities. 4 different types of foundations will be represented: Community Foundation, Private Foundation, Individual Foundation, and Corporate Foundation.


  • Kirsten Kilchenstein, Vice President of Donor Relations, Oregon Community Foundation
  • Steve Moore, Executive Director, M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust
  • Martha Richards, Executive Director, James & Marion Miller Foundation
  • Natasha Martell Jackson, Senior Program Director, Intel Foundation

Portland International Muslim Cultural Festival


Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Director Park: 877 SW Taylor Street, Portland, OR 97205

We are pleased to announce that the preparations for the first annual Portland International Muslim Cultural Festival, "Silk Road Echoes," are well underway. This festival, the first of its kind in the Pacific Northwest, aims to highlight modern artistic expressions and present the best of Muslim Cultural tradition while promoting awareness of Muslim cultures among American Muslims and the broader American audience.

Please join us for this celebration of the diverse cultures and traditions of Muslims, representing over 42 ethnic groups in Portland, to bridge greater understanding and dialogue.

SOAR Immigration Legal Services @ MET


Every 1st Wednesday of the Month 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
MET Community and Educational Center: 10330 SW Scholls Ferry Road, Tigard, OR 97223

Are You Seeking Immigration Legal Advice? Come meet with an Attorney or BIA-Accredited Representative at a Consultation Day with SOAR Immigration Legal Services.