Muslim Council of Peel Calls on Diverse Faith Leaders to Stand in Solidarity and Calls on Worshipers to Pray to Eradicate Hate.

April 21, 2017-Mississauga      We are deeply disturbed by the recent rise of hate motivated incidents in Ontario and particularly Peel Region. As Canadians, we value our Charter of Rights and Freedoms and human rights laws. We have the freedom to practice our faith and have the right to reasonable accommodation to observe our faith […]

MCP Statement on the Threats Against an Imam and Islamic centre in Mississauga

April 20, 2017-Mississauga The Muslim Council of Peel is extremely alarmed at the recent threat against one of its board members, Imam Ibrahim Hindy and the Dar Al-Tawheed Islamic Centre, an MCP member organization. We unequivocally denounce violence and terror in any form. We are deeply concerned that hate motivated crimes and threats are on […]

Mosques Mobilize to Fight Hunger in Peel

Mosques Mobilize to Fight Hunger in Peel

MCP Member Organizations Take Part in Food Drive to Make Sure No One Goes Hungry this Eid   Mississauga-September 1, 2016 As over 1.6 billion Muslims get ready for this Eid of sacrifice in Abrahamic tradition, Muslim Council of Peel member organizations in Peel appeal to their congregations to donate food to help local food […]

MCP Statement on Knife Attack

March 15, 2016 MCP Statement on Knife Attack   The Muslim Council of Peel expresses deep concern over the knife attack at the Canadian Forces Recruitment Centre in Toronto. Such acts of violence have no place in our society. They are crimes regardless of any faith affiliations of the perpetrator.   We are grateful that […]

Serving Syrian Newcomers to Peel: Ensuring Social Inclusion Workshop

Serving Syrian Newcomers to Peel: Ensuring Social Inclusion Workshop

Dear Community Partner,   Thank you for attending our “Serving Syrian Newcomers to Peel: Ensuring Social Inclusion Workshop” on Thursday January 14 at the Sayeda Khadija Centre. Please find the 2 presentations below for your information.   Also, please take a couple of minutes to help us evaluate the workshop by completing a survey at […]

MCP calls on all Imams to affirm the duty to vote

MCP calls on all Imams to affirm the duty to vote

For Immediate Release-The Muslim Council of Peel (MCP) calls on all Imams to affirm the duty to vote. For Immediate Release – The Muslim Council of Peel (MCP) calls on all Imams to affirm the duty to vote. 15 Prominent Imams in Peel Region unite to appeal to their congregants to vote on October 19. […]

Muslim Council of Peel: Post-Election Statement

Muslim Council of Peel: Post-Election Statement

November 4th, 2015 The Muslim Council of Peel offers its heartiest congratulations to all candidates and voters who took part in the October 19 federal election. Civic engagement programs to educate Canadians, voter participation and grassroots candidate campaigns all contributed to a higher voter turn-out. We thank you for your efforts. We commend all of […]