The Green Room seeks to create an open space for youth to foster meaningful connections, grow, and serve the community. It is an initiative of the Islamic Family and Social Services Association (IFSSA).
The Green Room youth program utilizes local and international research on youth development and tailors its programs to ensure cultural and religious relevance for Muslim youth, preventing negative outcomes and supporting positive opportunities for the youth in our community.
VISION A Muslim community that nurtures the spiritual, educational and emotional needs of youth.
MISSION Cultivate meaningful connection, growth and service opportunities rooted in Islam and relevant to time and place.
TARGET AUDIENCE Young leaders who wish to contribute to the community (aged 16-24 years) Disengaged and at-risk youth from the broader Muslim community (aged 16-24 years) Center High youth (18-20 years, refugee, immigrant, low English ability) Inner city Muslim youth (16-24 years) Although our target is Muslim youth, we do not discriminate. We welcome anyone to our programs and events regardless of faith or ethnicity.