The Canadian Dawn Foundation is a registered charity dedicated to inspiring Canadian Muslims to achieve their full potential by actively contributing to our pluralistic society and drawing upon their rich cultural and humanistic heritage to build bridges of understanding and better the world. The Foundation aims at advancing, promoting, and supporting education to enhance understanding of the Islamic faith and culture for both Muslims and the Canadian general public. Statement of Belief
We believe in:
Excellence in learning through promoting research and publication of books and developing materials and courses for educators.
Community engagement through training and dialogues.
Community leaders training to encourage civic participation and integration in a pluralistic society, while maintaining cultural identity.
Symposia and workshops to acquaint with modern Islamic thought.
Academic and scholarly excellence through endowed chairs and lectureships in Islamic studies; funding of quality research in the Islamic faith and culture, awards for excellence in modern Islamic thought;
Scholarships, bursaries and grants for the study of the Islamic faith and culture.