Lectures

Leading a team of 35 teachers/ staff and volunteers
  • Leading a team of 35 teachers/ staff and volunteers to conduct a weekend school for 250+ immigrant children (5-15 yrs.) since 2002. This 8 yrs. structured program provides instructions based on Canadian and Islamic values. Since its inception, 400 NWIS graduates are proud Canadian Muslims and youth leaders in communities across Alberta (www.nwislamicschool.com).  
     
Chair, WeCare Canada

Chair, WeCare Canada (2013-2019). Provided support to immigrant families (700+) in distress through shelter/ food hampers and monthly groceries. 

OPEN food pantries

Since 2017, established and operated “OPEN food pantries” at local mosques for families in need from all faiths. Non-perishable food items can be picked up any time of the day with no questions asked. 

Founding member of MD International

Founding member of MD International (since 2007); a community-based organization of physicians, providing guidance and support to newcomers to Alberta. MDI provides numerous community outreach programs. 

Muslim Council of Calgary (MCC)

Secretary- Muslim Council of Calgary (MCC) (2013-2019). This organization represents over 100,000 Muslims in Calgary and operates the most prominent mosques, Islamic Schools, cultural and heritage programs, and youth activities. 

Founder and director (2004-2012)- NW Islamic Center
  • Founder and director (2004-2012)– NW Islamic Center and Islamic Association of NW Calgary