Welcome to Islamic Social Services Association
Building Bridges, Breaking Barriers, Facilitating Access
Islamic Social Services Association’s
Operations/Programming Cost: $50,000
Dear Friends: Salamualaikum (Peace be with you)
The staff and board of ISSA wishes you and your loved one a healthy, peaceful and joyous new year. We thank you for your incredible support in 2017.
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 embark on a new year of possibilities and enhancements to our lives, 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. ISSA has assisted approximately 300 families in the last three years. We have prevented CFS involvement for families through preventative intervention and advocacy. ISSA serves 52 cultural communities that comprise the Canadian Muslim community, our services are free, non partisan and within the paradigm of multiculturalism and human rights.
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.