For Immediate Release: Violent Attack on Mississauga Muslim Family being Investigated as a Hate Motivated Assault

Mississauga-July 18, 2018 The Muslim Council of Peel expresses deep concern over the increasing violent nature of hate motivated attacks on innocent Canadian-Muslims. Muhammed Abu Marzouk and his friend, Fuat Yücel, were the latest victims of a brutal attack motivated by hate Sunday night at the Mississauga Valley Community Centre and Park. Abu Marzouk was viciously punched and […]

MCP mourns the 10 lives lost in this senseless act of terror

The Muslim Council of Peel mourns the 10 lives lost in this senseless act of terror and offers its heartfelt support to victims and survivors. We call upon our member organizations to offer a special prayer this Friday for the deceased, the injured and surviving family members. We also recognize our member organization, Dawanet, for […]

Media Advisory- Muslim Council of Peel, March 25th, 2018

Media Advisory Muslim Council of Peel March 25th, 2018 On Thursday March 22nd, 2018 around 5:20pm Sandra Solomon came to Masjid Dar-Al Tawheed where she ripped pages of a Quran, and placed them on windshields of congregants while they were praying. In addition, she left hateful literature on cars as well. She then proceeded inside […]

Vigil to remember victims and stand in solidarity against hate.

For Immediate Release   Mayors Crombie and Jeffrey, Interfaith Leaders and Community Members Stand in Solidarity on the First Anniversary of the Quebec Mosque Shooting   January 26, 2018-Mississauga A Call to Action: Attend vigil on Monday evening to remember victims and to stand in solidarity against hate! January 29 marks 1 year since the […]

Muslim Community Presents $25,000 to Mayor Crombie’s 1 Bag Challenge for the Mississauga Food Bank.

Muslim Community Presents $25,000 to Mayor Crombie’s 1 Bag Challenge for the Mississauga Food Bank.

Mississauga-October 15, 2017 Muslim Council of Peel Collaborates with its member organizations and community members to raise over $25,000 for Mayor Bonnie Crombie’s food drive in support of the Mississauga Food Bank. Dawanet, Masjid Al-Farooq, Muslim Neighbour Nexus, Sayeda Khadija Centre, SeekersHub Toronto and National Zakat Foundation all contributed to this grand total. 63,000 meals […]

Eid Mubarak

Eid Mubarak

Eid prayers are being held at several locations hosted by MCP members. Visit their website for detail. Al-Huda Institute www.alhudainstitute.ca Brampton Islamic Centre www.bsia.ca Dar Al-Tawheed Islamic Centre  www.daraltawheed.ca/ Islamic Propogation Centre/Jame Masjid Mississauga www.jamemasjid.org Masjid Farooq www.masjidfarooq.com Islamic Community Centre of Ontario www.icco.ca Muslim Neighbour Nexus www.mnnexus.ca Sayeda Khadija Centre www.skcentre.com SeekersHub http://seekershub.org/toronto/

MCP is dismayed that people fearing Islam and Muslims are targeting schools.

For Immediate Release: Mississauga-June 19, 2017 The Muslim Council of Peel (MCP) is dismayed that people fearing Islam and Muslims are targeting schools. The presence of a group inciting hate in front of a school hurling slurs and insults were deeply felt by students and parents at a local Mississauga high school Friday afternoon. Schools […]

Event Security and Safety tip sheet

Given the rise of Islamophobia and hate crimes targeting the Muslim community, it is important that event organizers be prepared to respond effectively to potential threats or disruptions. This tip sheet has been produced to help Muslim Council of Peel member organizations hosting events in the current climate consider security and safety in Islamic centres, […]

Canadian Multifaith Federation (CMF) News Release: April 21, 2017

Canadian Multifaith Federation, CMF (formerly the Ontario Multifaith Council) is an organization whose main objective is to advocate on behalf of faith, spiritual beliefs and religious communities on matters of mutual interest and consensus. We fully agree with MCP-Muslim Council of Peel Statement on the concerns and support their stand about the recent rise of hate motivated […]