Announcement

Ramadan Announcement

Ramadan Mubarak from IMAAM Center!

In the name of Allah SWT, the Most Gracious and the Most Merciful.

O you who believe, fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that you may (learn) self-restraint.” Qur’an 2: 183

IMAAM Board of Trustees in conjunction The Fiqh Council of North America (FCNA), is pleased to announce that:

  • 1st of Ramadan will be on Saturday, May 27, 2017
  • 1st of Shawwal will be on Sunday, June 25, 2017

2nd Annual Imams and Rabbis Summit in the Washington DC. area

SILVER SPRING, image1MD: On November 22, 2015 a number of organizations in the Washington, D.C. area will convene a summit of Muslim and Jewish clergy and religious leaders from across the region at the Indonesian Muslim Association in America (IMAAM) Center in Silver Spring, Maryland. This will be the second annual summit of its kind in the Washington D.C. area.

The summit co-sponsored by Jewish-Islamic Dialogue Society of Washington (JIDS),the greater Washington Area Muslim – Jewish Community Relations Coouncil of Greater Washington , The World Organization for research Development  and Education , and Montgomery County  Faith Community Working Group.

“The recent establishment of the Indonesian Community’s first cultural center and mosque in Silver Spring offered a change to display the diversity of the region’s Muslim Community ,as well as dispel the myth that Muslim are inherently of Middle Eastern descent, “says Nadia Syahmalina,a Member  of the IMAAM Advisory Committe

2015 Thanksgiving Basket Drive

 

thxgiving3IMAAM Thanksgiving Basket program has become a annual  tradition in Rockville ,Maryland, thanks generous community support. Last year, we were able to provide full and partial baskets to all 30 economically disadvantaged family families that registered. This year, we’ve had more than 30  families register for a basket.

Our Thanksgiving Basket program  was led by IMAAM Youth . The program gave the opportunity for youth to help the family in need and also  who joined the program earned the SSL hour.