Several positions are available - please review the job descriptions, and apply for the position(s) you're interested in before May 22.
Successful applicants will be required to commit for 7 or 8 continuous weeks from June 24, until the end of the camp. → Get details & apply
Leaders in Training Program: Jul. 2 - Aug. 9
The Leaders in Training Program will provide youth age 16-22 the opportunity to develop leadership skills, including effective communication, problem solving and planning skills through workshops and hands-on experience planning and executing programs for summer camp participants. The program will admit a limited number of youth who demonstrate interest in community development, are willing to take initiative and demonstrate creative spirit and a positive attitude. Applications must be received before June 1.
Youth Leadership Camp for 13-15 year olds! The camp will provide an enriched experience for students who wish to develop important life skills in a fun and engaging environment. Based on weekly registration, the Camp will offer basic Islamic instruction, Qur'an recitation skills, project-oriented experience through small community initiatives. Registration will be capped at 30 participants. Register early to avoid disappointment..
Six weeks of learning, fun & creativity! In addition to arts & crafts, recreational & outdoor activities, and field trips, the program offers engaging Islamic activities. Our facilities at the IIT, with a huge gymnasium and playing field, prayer facilities and classrooms are ideal for a program of this nature. → Get more details
New Muslim Support Circle
Fasting can be a challenge for a new Muslim! Are you a new Muslim who would like to join a support circle this Ramadan?
Dr. Abdullah Hakim Quick will facilitate an informal group every Wednesday, one hour before Maghrib. Then join us for iftar!
Alhamdulillah, our Winter 2019 Semester Courses are out! Register for one of our NEW or CONTINUING courses (or an on-demand course) in three simple steps:
1. Log-in/sign-up at open-institute.thinkific.com
2. Click on any course for its details
3. Submit your info. (and payment if it's not a free course)
Note: Some courses are offered in-class and online. We encourage you to attend in person; however if this is not possible then you can access the course online or through a live-stream on facebook. In-class students have the opportunity to interact directly with our scholars and teachers, and registered students will have all material, quizzes, and access to video lectures for review!
Alhamdulillah Shaikh Ahmad Kutty has served the Muslim community for almost half a century in various capacities as a Muslim Scholar. His website, AskTheScholar.com provides a forum for detailed answers and guidance to life's everyday issues. Check out its new look and share it with your friends and family.
A reliable source of answers to questions about living Islam.
Tafseer sessions: 2nd & 4th Sat. of the month, 6 pm
Join us for one of our flagship programs, where Shaikh Abdool Hamid discusses central concepts in the Qur'an. These sessions systematically explain the verses of the Holy Qur'an from the earliest sources.
Children's evening madrassa: weekdays, 5:30 pm
A special children's evening class in Qur'anic recitation and Islamic studies. It runs for the entire school year and follows a standard school calendar. Teachers include Hafiz Hassan Mohamed, Ibrahim Farook and others, and is managed by Imam Kamruzzaman. Children between the ages of 5-14 are eligible - $30 per month per child. Registration done at IIT
Friday night classes
Our Friday Night Family Program resumed Jan. 11 with children's classes (6 pm), Youth Class with Shaikh Abdool Hamid, and Adult Class with Dr. Abdullah Hakim Quick.
Three major issues of our times! with Sh. Abdullah Hakim Quick
Friday: Decoded! Where we get behind the scenes of what the Friday Sermon is really about!
IIT Ball Hockey League: Now accepting new players for 2019-2020 season
Want to be part of the excitement starting in September? Get your name added now to our contact list for our upcoming ball hockey season. Must be 6-16 years old. All skill levels including absolute beginners accepted.
Email Khalid or call him at 416-894-5758 to be added now to the contact list so he can contact you when registration begins in August.
Wishing you all a blessed Ramadan.
Can I Remove Hijab for Safety Reasons?
Shaikh Ahmad Kutty - If you have genuine reasons to fear for your safety, then you are allowed to remove hijab while wearing modestly as best as you can. It would be best if you make the judgment for yourself based on your moral conscience.
However, you are not allowed to remove Hijab if there is no real threat or fear. In other words, isolated incidents of harassment or mocking cannot justify your decision for removing Hijab. Continued...
Can Muslims use recreational cannabis?
Shaikh Ahmad Kutty - According to scientific studies, using marijuana is proven to be deleterious to mental and physical health. Since Islam is a religion that stresses preservation of life, mind, and health as priorities, a Muslim cannot resort to it, or condone its use as it would be akin to suicide and self-destruction... → Continued...
All praises are due to Allah, Lord of the worlds and may the peace and blessings of Allah be constantly showered upon our Beloved Prophet Muhammad forever.
As we move further into the 21st Century, the tensions and crises of the world are increasing by the day. Muslims, in the past, have always looked to the guidance of their
Lord and the methodology of the Last Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) to bring light in the time of darkness. Continued... → Sign-up today!
500 monthly donors
Let IIT be part of your income! Yes, when you donate to IIT, you will be rewarded for it in the hereafter, and your wealth is purified in this world. Be part of our 500 monthly donor drive - sign-up today!
We are in the process of setting up a community library to be located on the south side of building, on the second floor. A reading room is attached to the library and can be accessed via sliding doors connecting the two spaces.