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A Walk Through Islamic History - Grand Mosque - 2445 Waverley

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NEW MIA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE!

WCM would like to congratulate the new MIA (Manitoba Islamic Association) Executive Committee. We pray that the community continues to grow and flourish and we look forward to continued collaboration towards strengthening our roots as a community, contributing positively to our city and connecting with the greater Winnipeg society.

The MIA has put out the following announcement:

Dear members of the community, 

Assalamu Alaikum. The MIA Election and Compliance Commission has announced the outcomes of the MIA Executive Council (EC) election process for the term 2017-2019. All positions were elected by acclamation. 

We are pleased to introduce the incoming MIA Executive Council:

Osaed Khan, President
Salman Qureshi, First Vice President
Reda Elgazzar, Second Vice President
Ferdose Sheikheldin, Secretary
Salman Idris, Treasurer
Ahmed Abdelghani, Executive Member
Raza Hameed, Executive Member

Bio sketches of the new EC members have been provided on their website. 

We congratulate the incoming EC members on their election and ask Allah (swt) to guide them in serving the Muslim community and beyond. The outgoing EC is committed to working closely with the incoming EC to ensure the MIA goes through a smooth and seamless transition.

Sincerely, 

The outgoing 2014-2016 MIA Executive Council  

Meet the new MIA Executive on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10 FROM 6:00 PM TO 8:00 PM. Light refreshments will be served.

 

JOB OPPORTUNITIES in Edmonton - IFSSA

The IFSSA - ISLAMIC FAMILY & SOCIAL SERVICES ASSOCIATION in Edmonton is hiring for several positions. See HERE for details.

House Warming Gifts for Newcomers

MIA is calling on the community to show its support for new comers from Syria. We are in need for donations to directly support new comer families. A donation of $500 will provide a family with a home warming gift once they move into a permanent home. The gift includes kitchenware ( dinner set, cookingware set, flatware set with tray, glasses set), bed in a bag (1 queen and 2 twin for a family of 4), vacuum cleaner and iron and iron stand plus groceries. 
Insha Allah we can all rise to the level of the Ansar and follow the Quran's guidance to "spend of what you love".

 
Please donate online or through the MIA office. All donations are tax deductible. 

MIA JOB OPPORTUNITY: Settlement Support Officer For New Comers

MIA Job Opportunity: Settlement Support Officer For New Comers



The MIA has an immediate opening for a settlement support officer to support and work under the guidance of the the MIA Refugee Support Committee. 



Essential duties of the settlement support officer include liaising with transitional housing providers and new comer families, identifying housing needs, identifying suitable rental properties, showing rental properties for new comers and providing assistance in the leasing process. The settlement support officer is also expected to perform related administrative tasks and maintain records and documentation.

 

Required skills:
  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience. 
  • Valid drivers license. Must provide own vehicle (mileage allowance will be provided). 
  • Fluent in Arabic and English. Other languages a plus. 
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, under pressure and with clients who are under the stress of relocation and refugee experience.  Must be client focused, organized and reliable. 
This is a part time (maximum 20 hours/week) term position for 3 months, with possibility of renewal and expansion of hours and duties.Compensation includes mileage allowance. 
 
To apply, email a resume to [email protected]
 

 

Khan-Fu Panda Mixed-Martial Arts! - Jan. 31 to April 24 - Ages 4 to 12 - Waverley Grand Mosque Gym - $80 / child - Register today!

Khan-Fu Panda Mixed-Martial Arts
 
Instructors: Osaed & Aasiyah Khan
Dates: 4 month weekly (Sundays) program (Sunday, Jan. 31 -  Sunday, April 24 | NO class Feb. 14th)
Boys:  9am - 10am / Ages: 4 - 9
Girls: 10am - 11am  Ages 9 - 12
Location: Waverley Grand Mosque Gym
Fee: $80/child 
(Pay only $75 if paid before Jan. 31st. Osaed will be available at the Grand Mosques on Sundays at 11am - Noon or contact [email protected] to make arrangements.  Accepting email payment)
 
For more information and registration click on the link below:

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