The Book Foundation's essential mission is to bring to light the universal message of Islam as revealed in the Holy Qur'an and the lived example of the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings upon him), as well as the finest elements of the Islamic tradition. Its sphere of operation embraces curriculum development, creative arts sponsorship, and the publication of works which bring to light its aims, including The Message of the Qur'an by Muhammad Asad and translations of this work into other languages.
The Book Foundation's work is international in scope, and the Book Foundation has offices both in the U.S. and in Europe. The editorial and publishing offices of the Book Foundation are in the United States, at 270 Quarter Horse Lane, Watsonville, CA 95076. The Book Foundation is also registered as a non-profit charitable company in the United Kingdom.