A Buzz for Conservation: The Dawoodi Bohra Community of Mississauga Spearheads ‘Save Our Bees’ Campaign to protect mason bees.
Celebrating Unity and Diversity: The Hubbul Watan Carnival
In commemoration of Earth Day 2023, the Dawoodi Bohra community of Mississauga participated in the City’s Adopt-a-Park program.
The Dawoodi Bohra community of Mississauga organised an iftar dinner to honour the holy month of Ramadan and invited esteemed dignitaries.
Empowerment Through Empathy: Dawoodi Bohra Women of Mississauga Transcend Barriers through Sharing and Acceptance
Mayor Bonnie Crombie felicitated the Dawoodi Bohras of Mississauga with a Certificate of Appreciation for the community’s contribution to the Mayor’s Holiday Food Drive in 2022. The campaign was initiated to address the growing food insecurity and demand for food bank services across Mississauga. Responding to the needs of the larger community, the Dawoodi Bohras…
Dawoodi Bohra members of Mississauga were delighted to attend the third Interfaith Prayer Virtual Gathering hosted by Mayor Bonnie Crombie and the Interfaith Council of Peel. Honouring Canada’s Year of the Garden and the United Nations World Interfaith Harmony Week, the theme of this year’s gathering was “Nurturing Diversity.”
On Saturday, October 2nd, 2021, young members of the Mississauga Dawoodi Bohra community planted over 80 trees to contribute to the City’s initiative to plant 1 million trees by 2032. Volunteers also spent two hours working hard to beautify a road near their masjid.
To commemorate Earth Day this year, the Dawoodi Bohras of Mississauga organized the Earth Day Challenge, an initiative aimed to encourage environmental stewardship and awareness among the 400-family-strong community.
The Dawoodi Bohra community of Mississauga hosted its first Cultural Exchange with the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation on Saturday, July 10, 2021. The event was held at the Dawoodi Bohras’ Masjid in Mississauga to create awareness of the cultural traditions and values of the two communities through an art exhibition and a silent auction.