Welcome to the Nova Scotia Islamic Community Center/ Kearney Lake Masjid

In Halifax, especially and Bedford and Clayton Park are, the Muslim population has grown rapidly during the last decade and is expected to grow even faster in the coming years. The Muslim community in these areas were always concerned about performing their religious duties. In January 1990, to fulfill the demand, some Muslim brothers and sisters contributed generously to purchase a piece of land (22 acres) located between Hammonds Plains and Larry Uteck Blvd. Later, the 8 acres of land for the Muslim Cemetery was donated as well.

This association has a governing body of elected members that look after all affairs of the Association, Masjid, Cemetery, and the Muslim community of the surrounding areas. Also, NSICC serves as a community Center. The Center is committed to preserving an Islamic identity, building and supporting a viable Muslim community, promoting a comprehensive Islamic way of life-based on the Holy Quran and the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessing of Allah SWT be upon him.

NSICC Governing Body and Working Committees: NSICC/ KLM governing body is comprised of an elected Board of Directors and the Executives. The Executive takes care of all routine programs and activities with the help of working committees. These committees are comprised of brothers and sisters who bring in, plan, design and organize different programs and activities. We always encourage community involvement and appreciate their help and cooperation. Please don’t hesitate to contact the Executives or a committee relevant to your ideas.

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Board of Trustees
  • Syed Munawar Hussain (Chairman)
  • Adnan Aboushahla (Vice Chairman)
  • Munawar Ahmad (Member)
  • Salman Siddiqui (Member)
  • Hussain El-Sharif (Member)
  • Dr. Zaki Shamout (Member)
Contact: info@nsicc.ca
Executives
  • Ali Muhammad (President)
  • Abderrahmane Sairi (Vice President)
  • Basem Khateeb (Secretary)
  • Mohammad Imran (Treasurer)
Contact: media@nsicc.ca
Media Committee
  • Mohammed Imran (Team Lead)
  • Saad Sarfraz
  • Habib Sairi
Contact: social@nsicc.ca
Social Committee
  • Abderrahamne Sairi (Team Lead)
  • Khaled Mahmoud
  • NazmullAllah Hussien
  • Malik Farahat
Contact: klmsisters@nsicc.ca
Sisters Committee
  • Sister Rameesha Ali (Team Lead)
  • Sister Malika 
  • Sister Rose
  • Sister Farhat Ali
  • Sister Lubna Chana
Contact: mswg@nsicc.ca
Muslim Women Support Group
  • Sister Shamila Fahim (Team Lead)
  • Sister Fauzia Jamil 
  • Sister Mahmooda Farooq