Our Staff

Shaykh  Daood Butt

Shaykh Daood Butt

Director of Community Outreach and Education

Shaykh Daood Butt was born and raised in Montreal, Canada and has always had a desire to learn and teach Islam. Following secondary studies, he obtained a degree in Automotive Technology and graduated as valedictorian in 2002. During this time, he studied with local Imams and was hired as an Imam and Qur’an instructor at a local Mosque. He went on to study at the Islamic University of Madinah for seven and a half years, during which he completed a Diploma in the Arabic Language followed by a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Theology and Islamic Da’wah from the Faculty of Da’wah and Usool Ad-Deen in 2010.
 
With an eagerness to continue learning Islam, Shaykh Daood then completed a Master of Arts Degree with Excellence in Islamic and Other Civilizations at the International Islamic University in Malaysia.
 
Back in Canada, he is involved in various Da’wah activities including giving lectures and Khutbah in English, French, and Arabic. He has always been really interested in youth-related programs and is quick to develop a rapport with them. Shaykh Daood has traveled the world extensively in efforts to help others understand Islam through his teachings.  He currently serves as Director of Community Outreach and Education at the Islamic Community Center in Milton, as a Muslim Chaplain at the Milton District Hospital, and was awarded Imam of the Year for 2015 in Mississauga, Canada.
 

His Responsibilities include

  • Providing religious guidance to the Community
  • Family, Youth, and Patient Counselling
  • Conducting Youth and Adult Education Programs
  • Community Outreach
  • Interfaith and Dawah Interaction
 
Shaykh  Syed Sabih

Shaykh Syed Sabih

Imam

Shaykh Syed Sabih was born in England and raised in England, Pakistan, and Canada. Syed Sabih has memorized the Qur’an at the age of 12. He is certified in the Hafs Recitation of the Holy Qur’an. Other than the Book of Allah, he has also memorized approximately 17 other books in different fields of Islamic Sciences along with around 1500 ahadith.

He possesses quite a diverse personality able to speak four different languages fluently; English, Arabic, Urdu & Pashto.

He received his early education in Malaysia, followed by Canada & Pakistan. He returned to Canada to complete his B. Comm (Honors), majoring in accounting; from the University of Windsor. Owing to his consistent high academic achievement, Shaykh Syed Sabih had become a member of the “Golden Key International Society of Outstanding Scholastic Achievement and Excellence” since 2010.

He also received a two years diploma in the Arabic language and went on to complete his 2nd bachelors in Islamic Law from the Islamic University of Medina, Saudi Arabia. After this, he went on to complete his Masters in Islamic Jurisprudence (with a focus on Islamic Finance) from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

While his stay in Medina, he was fortunate enough to study & learn under several great Islamic scholars most notably; the Imam of Masjid An-Nabawi Shaykh Abdul Muhsin ibn Muhammad Al-Qasim & the senior hadith scholar of Medina Shaykh Abdul-Muhsin Al-‘Abbad. He received certification in several Islamic sciences from the Imam of Masjid An-Nabawi himself including; theology, hadith, law & jurisprudence, etc.

In addition to that, Syed Sabih has been awarded certifications by the “Saudi Scholarly Society of Da’wah (i.e., Non-Muslim Outreach) Studies” and due to his consistent high academic achievement in the Islamic University of Medina, was also awarded the Al-Rajhi Endowment Scholarship.

His Responsibilities include
  • Leading congregational daily and other prayers
  • Providing religious guidance to the Community
  • Teaching Quran and memorization.
  • Interfaith and Dawah Interaction