God is the light of the heavens and the earth. [Quran: 24:35]
The Islamic Understanding Institute (IUI) was established on the 18th of December, 2007, topromote a clear understanding of Islam through educational programs and activities such as seminars, workshops, and through publications. The is a non-profit institute and has no affiliation to any political or religious institute or organization.
IUI will work to heighten the appreciation and understanding of Islam and all things Islamic for citizens of Bay County and the Panhandle area.
The will strive to enhance the understanding of Islam amongst Muslims and people of other faiths by highlighting Islam’s universal values and all-encompassing principles which are true and relevant to our daily lives.