This Ramadan, consider donating your zakat to the National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM) to help fight Islamophobia. The organization has been declared eligible for zakat by the Canadian Council of Imams as well as other Muslim Canadian Islamic scholars because NCCM’s work is classified as ‘Fee-sabeelillah’, which is one of the eight categories of Zakat recipients detailed in the Qur’an (Chapter 9, Verse 60).
The Canadian Somali Scholarship Fund (CSSFUND) was created to encourage Canadian Somali students to succeed in post-secondary schooling and support development in academic excellence and community involvement.The scholarship is open to Canadian Somali Students entering first year post-secondary institutions in Canada. The CSSFund aims to develop leadership programs and networks and promote student involvement within the Ottawa Somali Community.
Trillium Health Partners is a leading hospital with an outstanding record of performance, fiscal responsibility and quality patient care.
The hospital encompasses three main sites – Credit Valley Hospital, Mississauga Hospital, and Queensway Health Centre – offering the full range of acute care hospital services, as well as a variety of community-based, specialized programs.
We are so grateful to our Muslim community for being dedicated supporters of Trillium Health Partners.
Youth from Muslims communities living across Canada, aged 15 to 30, are invited to submit proposals for a digital video production to be part of a travelling 4th Wall video art exhibition project entitled "Combating Hate, Advancing Inclusion".
MAX Film for Changeinvites you to showcase your artistic talent and unique story-telling ability by presenting us with a short 30 s - 2 min video to highlight prominent social issues and promote positive social change.
Create and submit your video, promote your work on social media to get community votes, compete based on judges and votes for a chance to win the $5000 prize! The deadline to submit is June 30, 2017.