Yusra Gomaa joined New Star Kafala as a board member in 2015 and became President of the Board of Directors in April of 2017. Through this international adoption agency, Yusra aims to to encourage Muslim families in the United States to foster and adopt orphaned or neglected children in need of permanent homes. She also runs the Muslim Adoption Network, a centralized network of Muslim foster and adoptive parents that is used to locate homes for U.S. Muslim children in need of a home.