On behalf of the community, we would like to wish you all Ramadhan greetings on the upcoming arrival of this holy month. Ramadhan is a month of blessings and prayers. We thank Allah (SWT) for granting us another opportunity to enjoy the bounties of this month, and we ask Allah (SWT) for His forgiveness. May this month be one of peace and strengthening of our relationship with Allah (SWT).
SIIJLA will host Dua Iftetah, Kids' workshops, lecture, and Iftaar dinner on weekends. Amaal nights and Wafat programs will be on actual nights. Shaikh Nisar Rahim (of Allentown, PA) will be joining us during the nights of Qadr (19th – 23rd nights of Ramadhan)
. SIIJLA invites you, your families and friends to please join us during these programs.
Please click the links below to access the following detailed information:
This program schedule is based on the 1st day
of Ramadhan to be Thursday, May 17th
. SIIJLA will send out a confirmation email on Tuesday evening
after we have verified the beginning of the holy month through moon-sighting, Insha'Allah.
- Ladies will have their own Dua recitation. You are requested to contact Sister Shabnam Dewji at SHABDEWJI@aol.com if you would like to recite Du’as.
- Men, please contact Brother Amin Dhala or Jamil Jaffer if you would like to recite Dua/Quran during the regular programs or on Amaal nights.
- If you would like to sponsor during this holy month of Ramadhan please contact the chairlady, Sister Yasmin Jivraj at firstname.lastname@example.org
- If you are interested in planning a themed night, such as Sports Night, Game Night, etc., please contact Jamil Jaffer.
Our goal for Ramadhan is $30,000 which is intended to cover Ramadhan expenses, center maintenance work through the year and operating expenses to cover us for the next 6 months. The center relies on your generous contributions during this month and throughout the year. Please consider increasing your normal donation to help us reach our goal easier. To donate, you may bring a check to the Center, donate via our mobile app or go to our website at www.lajamaat.org
. Should you have any questions, please reach out to the SIIJLA Treasurer Brother Hasnain Haji at email@example.com.
Ramadhan Kids' Workshop
The Ramadhan Kids’ Workshop will once again take place every weekend in Ramadhan, Insha'Allah. If you have a child/children between the ages of 3-12, please bring them to SIIJLA to participate in the program, which will feature lessons on Ramadhan and Islam through crafts, activities, and stories. Attendance every weekend is not mandatory, so come when you can! A small donation is requested to help cover any expenses and to continue such programs. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Sister Nazneen Nathani Mirza at firstname.lastname@example.org
May Allah (swt) bless us with good health and heal those who have aliments. May Allah (swt) bless your generous spirit and accept your Duas during the upcoming holy month of Ramadhan. May He increase our sustenance and continue to keep us all under His grace and mercy, Ameen.
With Salaams & Duas,
SIIJLA Executive Council