Islamic Society of Kingston is a religious organization registered in the province of Ontario as well as with Revenue Canada as a religious charity. It aims to serve the Muslims in Kingston and the area.
The objectives of the society are:
- To help and encourage Muslims to acquire knowledge of Islam, its history and culture, and to practice Islam as a complete way of life.
- To administer to the religious needs and to provide for the religious, intellectual and social welfare of the Muslim community.
- To strengthen bonds between Muslims and establish a united community.
- To establish contacts and promote cooperation with Muslim societies in Canada and other parts of the world.
- To help Muslim immigrants to establish themselves in Canada and acquaint them with the laws and customs of the country.
- To provide charitable and humanitarian help to the needy.
- To promote better understanding of Islam among non-Muslims through educational and cultural activities consistent with the teachings of Islam.