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Muslim Women making change!


Welcome to the Coalition of Muslim Women of KW’s website! We warmly invite you to explore this site to meet our dynamic and talented members, learn about our vibrant history, explore our exciting programs and Services, and discover how YOU can become actively involved! Salaam!

Who we are

Founded by a handful of Muslim women from diverse backgrounds in 2010, Coalition of Muslim Women of KW (CMW) is a charitable organization empowering women and girls to be leaders and change makers. CMW provides opportunities for personal and professional growth, and leadership and skills development for women while addressing issues of gender-based violence, racism, discrimination and Islamophobia through innovative programming and services, partnerships and collaboration, and advocacy and outreach.

A heartfelt thank you to our funders

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Public education, advocacy and outreach activities to counter Islamophobia, racism, and violence aga...


CMW’s Recommendations to address Islamophobia

CMW has released a set of recommendations to address Islamophobia

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Report Hate Incidents and Discrimination

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Multilingual groups for women

Join a women’s group to make friends and learn about issues and resources

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Read a selection of messages of support we received

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Stories of Resilience, Courage, Determination, Transformation

Incredible stories of resilience, courage, determination, and transformation

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Towards Violence Free Homes

Talk to someone for help for family / parenting related matters in your language


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