ICNA VA organized an interfaith Aftar for its community. Members of Mount Vernon Unitarian Church, representatives of Fairfax County Police Department and community members attended the event.
Jaffar Belahoussine welcomed the participants and gave an overview of ICNA VA community expansion with newly acquired community center.
Mr. Nazeer, Imam of masjid later gave a comprehensive presentation on importance of the month of Ramdan, modalities of fasting along-with its spiritual and physical implications. His presentation was followed by Q&A session.
Followed by the sessions, participants had a walkthrough the masjid and attended the aftar dinner with rest of the community. Here are some glimpses;
Masjid Expansion Project Update:
Alhumdullilah, we are very pleased to inform you that we have purchased two properties across the street for the Masjid expansion project.
Our first installment of $200k is due by end of October 2018 and we are seeking donations for the same. We request every one of you to donate your share to make this possible.