Most Impactful Imam

This category awards Imams that have demonstrated a positive impact in the Mosque and wider community through their work, relating to changes in behaviour, community perceptions, contributions to community activities or programmes that are changing peoples lives as well as interfaith programmes and regular visits to schools, hospitals and prisons.

Judges will assess evidence and testimonials to demonstrate impact.

Previous winners:

2023: Imam Ghulam Moyhuddin
Ashton Central Mosque, Ashton under Lyne (Link)

2022: Imam Ebrahim Esakjee
Bilal Academy, Walsall
(Link)

2021: Shaykh Nuru Mohammad
Al-Abbas Islamic Centre, Birmingham
(Link)

2020: Imam Ijaz Shaami
Netherton Islamic Trust, Dudley (Link)

2019: Imam Mohammed Hammad
Iqra Learning Centre, Coventry
(Link)

2018: Shaykh Fazle Abbas Datoo
Wessex Jamaat, Fareham
(Link)