Building Bridges in the Community

Our mission is to promote American Islamic Values through education, outreach, and community service. Learn more about contributing to MCCT by joining or donating.

Building Bridges in the Community

Our mission is to promote American Islamic Values through education, outreach, and community service. Learn more about contributing to MCCT by joining or donating.


Towel Drive Flyer 2023

MCCT Annual Towel Drive

Homeless shelters in the Greater Hartford area are in need of new bath towel donations. The Muslim Coalition of CT organizes a towel drive to fill this need each year. Here is how you can support this initiative:

1️⃣ Your local place of worship, school, or workplace can be a collection site for towels from MLK Day until February 28th. MCCT will pick up a minimum of 20 towels from each site and distribute them to local shelters. If you are interested in hosting a collection site, please email us at

2️⃣ You may purchase new towels and drop them at the designated collection sites. MCCT will collect and distribute the donations to local shelters. For a list of designated sites, please email us at

Lunch at Mercy Shelter - December 4

February 4

Monthly Shelter Serve Program

Shelter Serves take place the first Saturday of each month throughout the year.

Shelter serves are back in person.

Please click below for sign up link and detailed instructions:

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April 1

Building Strong Families and Communities

With Dr. Suzy Ismail

Join us for MCCT’s annual iftar dinner and fundraiser!

April 1st, 2023 5:30-8:30 pm

Riverfront Community Center, Glastonbury, CT

Purchase tickets via link below:

Support Us

Just $2/month

Pledge to give an ongoing donation of just $2/month (or more, if you elect) to support our efforts. For less than a cup of coffee, you can help support the vital programs we provide in the community!

Give a one-time gift

Make a one-time donation to support the many efforts of The Muslim Coalition of CT. This helps us fulfill our mission to promote American Islamic values through education, outreach, and community service!

Who We Are

The Muslim Coalition of Connecticut (MCCT) is a non-profit organization with a mission to promote American Islamic Values through education, outreach, and community service.

The Muslim Coalition of Connecticut (MCCT) was founded in 2004 by a group of local leaders in an effort to provide an alternative to the negative illustrations of Muslims. The leadership of the Berlin, Waterbury, and Hartford Muslim communities came together with other activists to establish an organization that would focus on educating the public on Islam and Muslims and building alliances with other faith communities in Connecticut through social activism and collective civil programming.

Press Releases

Statement on Shooting at Texas Elementary School

With heavy hearts, the Muslim Coalition of Connecticut feels compelled to express our deepest condolences to the families and friends of the children and teachers mercilessly gunned down at the Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas on May 24. Once again in America, gun violence brutally ended innocent lives following gun rampages in Buffalo and

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Condemnation of Violence

The Muslim Coalition of Connecticut unequivocally condemns three acts of unthinkable violence that unfolded in recent days. We grieve with the families of victims and pray that the perpetrators will face immediate and full accountability. Two of these acts have been classified as federal hate crimes, and the other has been denounced by the United

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Attack on Shia Mosque in Peshawar

The Muslim Coalition of Connecticut strongly condemns the deadly suicide bombing of a Shia mosque in Peshawar, Pakistan, on March 5, 2022, killing more than 60 worshippers and wounding more than 200 people at a time when the mosque was packed for Friday prayer. Islamic State of Khorasan IS K has claimed responsibility for this

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Prayer Schedules

MCCT Brochures


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Letters to excuse children from school on religious holidays


What We Do


Speakers Bureau

Training and developing speakers on a variety of topics such as Islamic beliefs and practices, women in Islam, shariah, Islamic jihad (religiously sanctioned fighting or defense), and democracy and Islam. 


Community Service

We engage in a variety of community service programs that are focused on improving  quality of life for CT
residences and addressing  needs of  vulnerable populations.



MCCT creates and sponsors events to bring Muslims and non-Muslims together to engage in activities which foster community involvement and religious education. We give people the opportunity to learn by doing and connecting. 



Solidarity, education, and peace are core values that are reflected by our initiatives to collaborate with Muslim student associations, businesses, and cultural organizations in our community.

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