AMA Canada
  • AMA Inspires living an Abundant Life
  • AMA Facilitates Community Building
  • AMA inspires Multi-cultural Harmony

About us

AMA is a non-profit, registered charity that inspires living a full and abundant life.
Who are we?

With your generous contribution, AMA serves vulnerable individuals and families and inspires multicultural harmony. Donate to support our causes.

AMA creates a welcoming community for all through education, awareness, community engagement and the promotion of diversity and equity. AMA was registered in 2004. It runs two well known projects in Ottawa: Masjid Ar-Ramaha (the Mosque of Mercy) and AMA Community Centre. Masjid Ar-Rahmah promotes spiritual development whereas the centre helps AMA in investing resources where they are needed the most: In our youth, isolated seniors and women, and building local communities and neighbourhoods together. (View of 2016 Report to the Community Here)
Our story
20o4 March INCORPORATION

AMA incorporated as a federally registered charity in Canada.

2009-2015 March CONSTRUCTION?COMMUNITY BUILDING

This period was spent building the Muslim community as well as focusing energies on construction of the Masjid A-Rahma and the AMa Communtiy Centre.

2016 July THE NEW BEGINNING

Grand openig of the Masjid Ar-Rahmah and the Centre.

Our Progress in Numbers - In 2016 we were able to engage and serve
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Please DONATE to support our causes
With your kind contribution, AMA runs two key institutions and supports a number of community development programs for all age groups in the most vulnerable communities in Ottawa.
Masjid

Masjid Ar-Rahma (the Mosque of Mercy) is located in Ottawa South and serve a large community of Muslims.

Centre

AMA Community Centre builds strong communities and serves residents in the most vulnerable neighbourhoods.

After School

Please donate for youth programming in critical hours after school.

Engaging Seniors

Programming for multi-cultural seniors' active engagement

 

Services

Please donate to help us continue offering the vital programs to the community.
Women Program
Counselling, recreation, info sessions, skill development and other activities for women living in isolation and facing multiple barriers to active participation.
Community Building
Community outreach program: activities to engage residents in assessing local needs identifying solution to building better, cohesive and vibrant neighbourhoods.
Counselling
Onsite counselling for youth, individuals and families in crisis - Crisis Walk-in and Phone Support.
Other Programms
Counselling, recreation, info sessions, skill development and other activities for women living in isolation and facing multiple barriers to active participation.
Community outreach program: activities to engage residets in assessing local needs identifying solution to building better, cohesive and vibrant neighbourhoods.
Community info sessions organized around multi-cultural pot-luck dinners to build bridges, adress information gaps, build trust relations across cultures.
HOW YOU CAN HELP?
You can make a donation to support maintenance and operation of Masjid Ar-Rahmah, or cover part of the programming cost that we offer for all age groups at the AMA Community Centre.
You can jon us for short term projects and activities or volunteer to sit on our governance and advisory committees. Please contact us for details.
Spread the word about our programs and activities and our funding campaigns to help us reach out to more people with our message and our content.

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Advancing the Common Good.

Report to Our Community

Read our Annual Review 2016 to see how much did we do, how well did we do and is anyone better off.

We are Rooted in Our Community

From meeting spiritual, education and other urgent needs of our community members to building a community spirit, to going even further and planning to improving long-term social conditions in the most disadvantaged neighbourhoods, AMA strives to serve people across our community.

THANKS to our volunteers
  • From meeting spiritual, education and other urgent needs of our community members to building a community spirit, to going even further and planning to improving long-term social conditions in the most disadvantaged neighbourhoods, AMA strives to serve people across our community.

    THANK YOU Volunteers and donors
  • A total of 200+ volunteers gave AMA their time, energy and expertise, supporting our work in many different ways. They helped with everything from board leadership, leading our volunteer committees to ensuring that our special events from Ramadan to the two Eid celebrations ran smoothly.

    THANK YOU Volunteers and donors

Our Programme and Partners

AMA has been supported by all levels of government and several funding agencies in achieving is goals.

Recreation

recreation

Children

children youth

Education

education

Community

community

Seniors Activities

seniors

Youth Activities

children youth

Blog

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Masjid Ar-Rahmah Project

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From AMA Canada site

We Are Located At
Ottawa
AMA 1216 Hunt Club Road Ottawa, ON info@amacanada.org
613-523-9977 09:00 - 19:00 EST
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