• 2017 Own It Conference

    Join us on January 22, 2017 For More Info: Click Here

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  • Calgary Drop In Drive

    Date: August 22, 2016 With the help of your contributions, the Own It Institute of Canada Ltd. raised over $500 to purchase items for donation to the Calgary Drop In & Rehab Centre.  Our donation included: 80 pairs of women’s socks, 80 pairs of men’s socks, 50 large towels, 36 packages of women’s under garments, […]

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  • Stampede Breakfast Images

    Thank you all We want to thank everybody who came to our First Stampede Breakfast. We also want to thank all our voluneteer and sponsor for this amazing events.   

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  • Announcing First Annual OwnIt Stampede Breakfast

    We would like to invite the local residents of Calgary to come out and meet their Muslim neighbors during our first annual OwnIt Stampede Breakfast. For more details please refer to the Stampede Breakfast Event

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  • Own it Student Club at the University of Calgary

    We are proud to announce that the Own It Institute of Canada officially has a University of Calgary Student Club. This club will be headed its new President, Mr. Aaron Nasser, alongside his executive committee Iris, Mohammed E. and  Mohammed S.

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  • Our first Mentee Pairing Event

    On March 13, own it successfully ran its first Mentee Pairing Event with the local Syrian Refugee Warehouse. We were able to pair 13 mentors with local Syrian Refugee Families and Individuals. A special thank you to our Own It Student Club from the University of Calgary for volunteering at this event. Our next goal […]

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    Thank you all

      We thank you for your attendance! Our survey results indicated a 90% overall satisfaction with the event and program. The majority of our attendees indicated that they are very likely to attend our future events and look forward to work with mentees. Attendees were satisfied with the event timing, registration, and speakers. We value […]

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  • New Mentorship Program

    After hundreds of one-on-one discussions and various focus groups across the province, many have stated that they had multiple episodes of anxiety and even fear about what to expect in a new Canadian environment. It is common to have anxiety when uncertainty is high. Thus, the primary focus is on decreasing the uncertainty. This will […]

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    Put Racism, Islamophobia and Discrimination to an End

    Incidents of Islamophobia are on the rise worldwide. Join panelists and experts in the community to learn how to respond to incidents of discrimination, how to help yourself and others and learn what resources are available. Presented in partnership with OWNIT and Pluralism & Religious Diversity Week: March 23 – 28 . Speakers : Susan […]

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