Assafa owns a vacant lot in one of the most important part of manhattan (Lower East-Side )172 Eldridge Street, between Delancy and Rivington streets, downtown, Manhattan. A Six story Building has been planed for the center. The center will have arrangements for Jumuah, and the five-time prayers, , NYC BOE Compliant Islamic Education for children, and Islamic Teaching for adults, Islamic seminars, Tafseer, Community services, Islamic library, computer services, marriages, funeral services, and other Islamic services. There will be appropriate and adequate spaces for sisters as well, Insha-Allah. The plan for A Six-story new building has been approved by NYC Building Department. The negotiated contract cost of the project is approximately $2.25 Million.Insha-Allah.There has been Assafa's New masjid building ground breaking on March 29,2009.The Construction is in steady progress.The structure of the sixth floor is completed and the roof of the sixth floor is done already. Main water, sewage, electric and gas lines have been connected to the building. The electrical wiring and the sprinkler system is being installed. 95% of the interior framing and HVAC system is finished while 95% of the ducting is completed. The plumbing of the bathrooms and wudhu area is under construction. The doors and windows are being installed as well as the elevator. The stonework of the façade will be finished soon.So at least $700 thousand needed by the end of the summer,2012. Our appeal to you is to join us in this great effort, donate generously, and help build Assafa Islamic Center to please Allah (SWT).
Whoever donate $1000 or more he or she becomes a life member of the assafa islamic center.
The cost of space for one person to pray $2500 (Per Musalla). So you can donate for one Musalla or more Musallas your behalf or behalf of your parents or behalf of your other relatives.
Also we like to see at least 500 donors to donate $100 Dollars per month until the construction is end as a monthly donor for new project (MDN).
Your donation can be $5, $10, $20, $50, $100 or any other amount greater or smaller as you afford. Your donation can be $5, $10, $20, $50, $100 or any other amount greater or smaller as you afford. You may also donate $150 for the cost of per square foot of the new Masjid building your behalf or behalf of your parents or behalf of your other relatives. Is it not exciting to have the opportunity to build the House of Allah? May Allah accept all efforts donations, and sacrifices made by His servants and grant them Jannatul Ferdous, Ameen.
What is so exciting and great about this project that we urge you to donate? Great question.. here is few reasons why:
(1)NYC BOARD OF EDUCATION COMPLIANT FULL TIME ISLAMIC SCHOOL.
(2)THREE FLOOR HUGE JAME MASJID, 24 HR SERVICE INSHA-ALLAH.
(3)REGULAR HIFZUL QURAN PROGRAM.
(4) REGULAR WEEKEND ISLAMIC SCHOOL.
(5)REGULAR SUMMER ISLAMIC SCHOOL PROGRAM.
(6)ISLAMIC EDUCATION FOR ADULTS.
(7)PRAYER SERVICES FOR SISTERS IN THE FACILITY.
(8) EDUCATIONAL SERVICES FOR SISTERS.
(9)DA,WA SERVICES AND HUMANATARIAN SERVICES.
(11)ISLAMIC SEMINAR & TAFSIRUL QURAN PROGRAM.
(12)DUROOSUL QURAN & DUROOSUL HADITH.
(13)PARTIAL FUNERAL SERVICES.
(15)INTERNATIONAL ISLAMIC RESEARCH LIBRARY FOR MUSLIM & NON MUSLIMS.
(16)COPIES OF THE HOLY QURAN AND FREE HALAL FOOD DISTRIBUTION IN THE COMMUNITY.
(17)ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERNCES TO DISUSS IMPORTANT ISSUES.
(18)INTERFAITH DIALOGUE &CONFERENCES.
(19)SPECIAL SERVICES FOR RAMADAN &OTHER HOILDAYS.
(20)OBSERVATION OF ALL ISLAMIC EVENTS.