Established and registered under the Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on January 4, 1982 by nine (9) member organizations, the IDCP was the first and pioneer Da’wah organization in the Philippines . Most of the founders were members of the Converts to Islam Society of the Philippines (CONVISLAM)- the first registered Muslim religious organization in the Philippines (1953)- heralding the truth of Islam, headed by a former Christian religious leader, Lauro de Leon (Imam Moh’d Al-Lauhe de Leon). IDCP suddenly grew to a 72-member organization in the span of ten years. As of now the IDCP has 98 member organizations nationwide.
To work together for the upliftment of the
economic, educational and social status
of the Filipino Muslims and the poor and
needy segments of the Philippine society
thru welfare programmes in cooperation
with the welfare and development
agencies in order to attain total human
To create better understanding thru mutual respect, help and cooperation among our peoples taking into consideration the values and guidance laid down by the almighty God.