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 […]

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 […]