Welcome to Islamic Social Services Association
Building Bridges, Breaking Barriers, Facilitating Access
Islamic Social Services Association’s
Fundraising Goal Operations/Programming Cost: $50,000
Dear Friends: Salamualaikum (Peace be with you)
The staff and board of ISSA wishes you and your loved ones a healthy, peaceful and joyous Ramadan. We thank you for your incredible support so far in 2018.
Your ongoing commitment and support in enabling ISSA to help Muslim families, address Islamophobia and advocate for Muslims caught in various systems is greatly appreciated and has produced amazing results! May Allah swt reward you for your kindness.
As we continue into 2018, please consider ISSA and the families we support. We all want to make positive change for our community, families and newcomers. By supporting ISSA you are making that change.
ISSA is asking for donations this year to cover operating costs.
Over the past five months, ISSA has assisted approximately 80 families. ISSA has hosted and co-hosted educational programs for the Muslim community reaching 130 participants.
ISSA’s services are free, non partisan and within the paradigm of multiculturalism and human rights.
Also over the past five months, ISSA has conducted workshops, presented as keynote speakers and a variety of presentations and speaking engagements on the subjects of Islam 101 and Islamophobia to approximately 1000 individuals from various sectors.
On June 10th, ISSA is hosting a Fundraising Iftar Dinner. We would love to see you there to discuss the wonderful work ISSA is engaged in. For more details, see our event calendar: http://www.issacanada.com/event/iftar-fundraising-dinner/
If you are unable to donate financially, please know that in kind donation of your time and expertise is as important and beneficial. Your monthly pledges will help us with the running expenses of the office. No amount is too little as Allah gives barakah (abundance) when we help sincerely and for the service of humanity.
We thank you for your continuous support with donations and volunteering. Please help us achieve our goals for 2018. InshaAllah
You can donate online at https://www.canadahelps.org/dn/29540, call our office at 204-944-1560 or send a cheque to the mailing address below or click on the Donate Today tab at the top of the screen. Donations are eligible to receive a charitable tax receipt.
ISSA provides social services to individuals based on their personal requirements. We offer direct service and support to individuals and communities by collaborating and integrating into mainstream health and social services of our community.
ISSA provides information, training and events with the goal of strengthening the opportunities and potential of the Muslim community in Canada. We collaborate with other organizations and individuals to deliver quality service to participants that address the needs of Muslims.
ISSA provides information and training to mainstream organizations that increase their ability to provide culturally competent services. ISSA also arranges and provides mosque tours for mainstream groups that are interested in learning more about the Muslim community.
ISSA in the Media
ISSA provides knowledgeable information to the media and addresses human rights issues that impact Muslims and Canadians as a whole. Members of ISSA are featured in many news articles, news releases, television interviews and video interviews.