National Day of Remembrance of the Quebec City Mosque Attack and Action Against Islamophobia

A few words from our Executive Director, Tabassum Wyne: Inna lillahi wa inna illaihi rajeoon (To God we belong and to God, we return). On January 29, 2017 a senseless tragedy occurred where an armed man entered Quebec City’s Great Mosque and opened fire on worshippers. 6 people were killed and 19 were wounded. In a …

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Elementor #1651

In the Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Share on email Email On May 22, 2020, the Hamilton Spectator published an OP-ED by the Executive Director of the Muslim Advisory Council of Canada. Click HERE to read. This is the first time in history where the public call to prayer …

CBC Radio: The Current

In the Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Share on email Email On April 15, 2020, the Executive Director of the Muslim Advisory Council of Canada spoke to Matt Galloway of CBC The Current. The topic was navigating grief through a pandemic. Tabassum lost her father-in-law mid-March 2020, a …

CASE STUDY: Human Trafficking via Sakeenah Homes

CASE STUDY: Human Trafficking via Sakeenah Homes TRIGGER WARNING This article or section, or pages it links to, contains information about sexual assault and/or violence which may be triggering to survivors. Mariyam Zaidi, the Mental Health Lead of Sakeenah Homes shared the following case study with the attendees of the Human Trafficking Awareness Session. Photo …

Human Trafficking Awareness Session with Sakeenah Homes​

Human Trafficking Awareness Session with Sakeenah Homes Photo by @marzphotography We were pleased to be a community partner in supporting Sakeenah Homes first ever Human Trafficking Awareness Session on February 22nd, 2020 at the Ink’d Loft Studio in Milton, Ontario. Our executive director, Tabassum Wyne (also the Halton Ambassador for Sakeenah Homes) was the emcee …