The Charity of the Year Award recognizes a charity or not-for-profit that has had a significant impact in their target community.
A nominee must:
- Be Muslim majority run.
- Have been operating in Canada for at least one year.
- Be incorporated not-for-profit or registered charities.
- Deliver clear benefit to people who are disadvantaged by poverty or are marginalized.
- Strive to elevate the Muslim brand by promoting a positive image of Muslims and the Muslim community in Canada.