Ramadan 1438/ 2017

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

Islamic Center of Charlotte

المركز الإسلامي لمدينة شارلوت

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful
Assalamu Alikum Wa Rahamtu Allahee wa Barakatuhu

Respected Brothers and Sisters

Ramadan Mubarak (1438/2017)

Insha’Allah this email reaches you and your family in the best of health and iman

The following are general information about 2017 Ramadan Programs and Activities

Start of Ramadan

Saturday, May 27, 2017  in Shaa Allah

Sh. Bassam & Sh. Muhammed Khan Lectures

Everynight of Ramadan 30 minutes before Isha’

  • Khaterah (Small lecture)

Daily after Fajr
Iftar Program

Alhamdulillah, by the grace of Allah Subhanahu Wa Tala’a and the generous donors from our community, the Islamic Center of Charlotte provides free Iftar during the blessed month of Ramadan, serving 250 to 350 people every night.

ICC Ramadan committee is offering an opportunity to all community members to benefit Insha’Allah from this month by providing an Iftar Sponsorship Program during the holy month of Ramadan. The community members can participate in one of the following options:

Sign up to cook – By adding your name and phone number on the Ramadan Iftar Calendar to cook for a particular day during the month of Ramadan. ICC will provide the meat Insha’Allah.

The Ramadan Iftar calendar is located in front of Sheikh Bassam’s office.

A special donation box for Ramadan Iftar Sponsorship is available to drop your donation to support this effort and all funds collected from the box will be Insha’Allah used to provide Iftar or Sohour during the month of Ramadan.
Please Note – ICC will Insha’Allah provide dates, drinks, paper products, and utensils.

To arrange all your Iftar sponsorship events please: Call the ICC Admin @ 704 650- 5283.

If no one answers, please leave your name, phone number and desired date of sponsorship.

Stop by the administration office to arrange for the Iftar sponsorship event.
***Please note all payments are due when ifatr sponsorship is made at least five days before the scheduled date. No exceptions will be made. If payment is not received on time, your date will be given to another donor***
Babysitting 
ICC Ramadan committee Insha’Allah will be offering the following services during the month of Ramadan:

Baby-sitting for $2.00 per child

All children will need to be accompanied to the desinated

locations by their parents.

Children between 3 to 7 years old

Location: Baby sitting room next to the administration office

Children between 8 – 14 years old

Location: Game Room 1

Open House Events

Insha’Allah this Ramadan the Dawah & Outreach committee will be hosting
TWO open house events:
June 10 2017 between Maghrib and Isha’a at 8:00pm -9:30pm
June 17th 2017 between Maghrib and Isha’a at 8:00pm -9:30pm
  Please invite your neighbors and co-workers to come and enjoy the food and ask questions about Islam and Muslims

 

>>>> General Guidelines<<<<

Respected Brothers and Sisters:

We are always in need for your support and the best support we can get from you is to follow the instructions and guidelines which will enable us to manage the activities during the month of Ramadan more smoothly Inshallah and we encourage everyone to observe by the following guidelines:

Calling for the Athan
The Head Imam has designated brothers to call for the Athan.
 So, we ask kindly to allow them to handle this responsibility

Parking

Please park in the designated parking space, and kindly refrain from parking in the fire lanes or handicap parking spaces. All parking spaces in front of the Masjid are reserved for the Handicapped or for our elders.

Security

Please cooperate with all Masjid security personal

Be Green

Control food and liquid waste.
Only add as much on your plate as you can eat.
Only collect as much water or juice as you can drink.
Bring reusable water containers from home.
Be mindful of water wastage when making Wudu.

Smoking

THERE IS NO SMOKING ALLOWED on Masjid Attoubah (ICC) premises

If you see someone smoking ask them to politely put out their cigarette.

Dua’a

Please make lots of Daua’a for yourself, your family, for our community and for all the Muslims in the world.
We thank you for your continuous support, corporations, and generous donations
We ask Allaah Allah Subhanahu Wa Tala’a to strengthen us in Ramadan, accept our fasts, and reward us with His forgiveness and the highest place in Paradise
Ameen

Jazakum Allah khair
ICC – Ramadan Committee

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