Zahid Mohd Zin
Ustaz Muhammad Zahid Mohd Zin completed his early Islamic studies at Madrasah Al Junied Al Islamiah in Singapore. He furthered his Islamic studies at the Abou Nour Institute in Damascus, Syria, for 5 years. Upon returning to Singapore in 2008, he worked full-time at Masjid Muhajirin as its Imam Executive for 2 years.
In 2010, Ustaz Zahid joined Badan Agama dan Pelajaran Radi Mas (BAPA) as its Head of Tradisi Halaqah & PFDM (Programmes For Disabled Muslims). He planned and coordinate programmes for the disabled community, while heading the Tradisi Halaqah department which conducts and organises traditional Islamic classes for adults. As the Head of Relief in BAPA (2012 – 2016), he embarked on overseas humanitarian efforts, including the Syrian Refugee humanitarian crisis in 2016.
Ustaz Zahid is actively involved in various da’wah activities, delivering public and community talks. He is also a member of a famous qasidah group, Madeehul Mustafa. He is also a Naib Kadi at the Registry of Muslim Marriages of Singapore. Another of his outreach effort is via his weekly marriage preparation class called “Diary Tok Kadi (Diary of a Marriage Solemniser)”.
Ustaz Zahid is currently the CEO of Muslim Youth Forum (MYF), a platform which facilitates dialogues on positive socio-religious values and practices for youths. He is also the Co-Founder of the Shepherds Digital Media, multi disciplinary creative services agency.