3 different events to celebrate Canada Day 2018. Carnivals at Pickering & Ajax and a musical/dinner night at Brooklin. 

MPP Lorne Coe and Whitby Mayor Don Mitchel were among the attendees.

“Muslim Volunteers Expo” March 2018, where 26 humanitarian organizations and 400 participants came together to engage for good causes

Memorial for Toronto Van Carnage at Pickering City Hall

With Mayor of Ajax. Presenting a 40" SMART TV to the on-line trivia on the history of the Town of Ajax

"Eid by the Lake", a festive celebration with Premier of Ontario, Kathleen Wynne in attendance

On Canada Day 2016. MP Mark Holland with our volunteers at Friends Indeed' both at Town of Ajax ceremony.

Wreath placement on Remembrance Day by our volunteers.

40th anniversary parade of HMS Ajax arrival at Ajax.

Volunters participated at the 40th anniversary parade of HMS Ajax arrival at Ajax

Memorial for Abdul Sattar Edhi

Organized to raise Pakistani flag at Ajax & Pickering City Hall's on Pakistan Day

"Muslim community of Durham donated about 3000 lbs of food under a drive coordinated by Friends Indeed Canada with the tremendous support of Pickering Islamic Center, Masjid e Ayeshia Whitby and Durham Islamic Center".

"Eid Ajax 2016" event on July 23, 2016.

Deidre Newman (Emcee of the event from St. Paul Roman Catholic Evangelist Church), MPP Joe Dickson, MP Mark Holland, Saeed Siddiqui (VP, Friends Indeed), Vaqar Raees (President, Friends Indeed).

A plaque of Thanks was presented to the Deputy Chief Michael Gamba, Fire & Emergency Services Ajax for the great work done by the Dept. by Shaheen Butt, Director Friends Indeed and President of the Board of Directors of Islamic Society of Ajax.

March 3, 2016. Friends indeed organized Durham Youth Debate with the partnership of Toastmasters International. Durham District School Board and Durham chain of Libraries.

A fundraiser, "Heart & Soul", to support a children hospice care was held on April 25, 2105 in partnership with Forest Brook Community Church. The event included a fine fusion of Muslim Sufi music and the Western music.

Fundraiser in partnership with Dunbarton United Church to support the children and families affected by autism. Minister for Children and Youth Services, Tracy MacCharles was the keynote speaker.

Friends Indeed celebrated Canada Day 2014 with the presence of Federal Citizenship & Immigration minister Chris Alexander, Ontario Minister for Women & Youth Affairs Tracy MacCharles, MPP Joe Dickson, Mayor Dave Ryan, former Chief of Durham Police Mike Ewles, Inspector Jamie Grant, Sargent Emmaunel Iheme and others.

Himayat Ali Shayer - City of Pickering

Friends Indeed & Taqdees e Adab Canada organised an event "Eik Sham Himayat Ali Shayer kay nam" at Pickering Nuclear info Center Auditorium om May 31.

Mr. Shayer was presented a Recognition Award by the City of Pickering. Mayor Dave Ryan presents the award and Dr. Taqi Abdi, Dr. Wali Alam Shaheen & Vaqar Raees are seen in the picture.

From left: Ehtesham Rahim (president Pickering Islamic Center), Peter Rodrigous (Regional Councilor Durham), Saeed Siddiqui (VP Friends Indeed), Shashi Bhatia (ICCDA), Sargent Jamie Grant (Durham Regional Police Service), Akber Adil Shah (Pakistan Consulate Toronto), MPP Tracy MacCharles (Minister of Commercial Relations, Ontario), Anne Ryan (Mayors Wife), Dave Ryan (Mayor of Pickering), Vaqar Raees (President Friends Indeed), Councilor Renrick Ashby  (Town of Ajax).
Pakistan Day Celebration March 2014

From left: Ehtesham Rahim (president Pickering Islamic Center), Peter Rodrigous (Regional Councilor Durham), Saeed Siddiqui (VP Friends Indeed), Shashi Bhatia (ICCDA), Sargent Jamie Grant (Durham Regional Police Service), Akber Adil Shah (Pakistan Consulate Toronto), MPP Tracy MacCharles (Minister of Commercial Relations, Ontario), Anne Ryan (Mayors Wife), Dave Ryan (Mayor of Pickering), Vaqar Raees (President Friends Indeed), Councilor Renrick Ashby (Town of Ajax)

At the Friends Indeed's "Volunteer Raising Event"

Friends Indeed volunteers Nova & Maria received Appreciation Award from the Minister of Commercial Relations, Tracy MacCharles

Ishrat Butt (Director Canada), Shaheen Butt (Treasurer), Momin Qureshi (680 NEWS Reporter & Emcee of the event), MP Chris Alexander (Federal Minister of Citizenship & Immigration), Dr. Munie El Kassem (Scholar & Keynote Speaker), Saeed Siddiqui (Vice President), Vaqar Raees (President)

President Friends Indeed, Vaqar Raees, received "Individual Contributor Civic Award' for 2012 by The City of Pickering

Celebrating 40th Anniversary of Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom and paying Tribute to Faiz Ahmed Faiz.MP Chris Alexander, MP Corneliu Chisu, MMP Joe Dickson, MMP Tracey MacCharles, Mayor Dave Ryan

Celebrating Canada Day. MP Chris Alexander

Fund Raiser for Changa House Youth Center, Markham

Urdu Poetry Evening Mushaira titled "ba nam e watan". Karamat Khori, Ex Diplomat

Pakistan Day with City of Pickering http://snapd.at/eerjxd.