Mr. Jah'Shams A. Abdul-Mu'min

Chief Executive Officer
Success A New Beginning, Inc
Los Angeles, California
United States

Focus Areas

Economic Security
Community Development
Conflict Resolution
Social Justice
Civil Rights
Gender-Based Violence
Religion / Faith / Spirituality
Social Justice
Youth Development
Youth Development


Jah'Shams is Chief Executive Officer of Success "A New Beginning", Inc., (SANBI). SANBI is a California based, Community Enhancement Organization with 501(c) (3) status that works in diverse communities throughout California. SANBI's mission is to to promote community enhancement through innovative civic engagement, non-traditional leadership, and social entrepreneurship to improve the quality of life of Los Angeles residents. Jah'Shams is an educator, culture translator, and a social entrepreneur with a broad-based background in youth development, leadership, community-based organizations, grantsmanship, small business development and education. Jah'Shams has successfully led start-ups with outstanding financial results and social benefits. He has a talent for making quality assessments and then leading the resulting action policy. Jah'Shams is one of the principal architects in establishing the Non-Traditional Leadership Institute (NO-LI). A community enhancement program, NO-LI seeks to enhance the leadership capacity of individuals he refers to as Non-Traditional Leaders by providing them with the requisite tools, civic engagement strategies and practices that help build and sustain community enhancement initiatives. Jah'Shams is an active board member for several organizations and volunteers for numerous community projects. He is a public speaker and seminar leader who has addressed diverse audiences; appeared on television and radio shows, at universities, businesses and diverse religious groups.