Risalah Foundation was established in 2008 and became a Canadian registered charity in 2018. The charity's leadership has a unique perspective and capacity to develop and manage locally relevant initiatives in the field of Islamic education, spiritual mentorship and religious services for the growing Muslim population of the Greater Toronto Area. Over the years, Risalah Foundation has developed key community partnerships with other mainstream Muslim organizations within North America and is recognized by governmental agencies and social welfare institutions across Ontario for its exceptional contribution to national efforts in countering violent extremism. The foundation's initiatives engage Canadian Muslims in an authentic manner providing them with the inspiration and religious basis to live their faith respectfully and peacefully with other communities within our diverse multicultural context.
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Risalah Foundation aims to develop, operate and govern the finest educational and religious initiatives for Muslim communities in Canada in the most authentic and relevant manner.
The charity is guided by internal policies and by-laws that promote good governance and ensure accountability. The elected board of directors govern in the charity's best interest, and offer oversight, support and direction to the executive team by providing regular and critical feedback. Additionally, each community initiative is assigned an advisory board who provide strategic advice to the management team of the respective initiative.