Henry County Islamic Center History

5/16/16 Decision made to open a new Masjid in Henry County

5/24/16 Incorporated by the State of Georgia

11/1/16 Acquired the property at 620 E. Atlanta Rd., Stockbridge, GA 30281 for $400,000 (asking price orig. $475,000)

11/18/16 1st Jumuah prayer held with Imam Musah Salih

11/25/16 1st Community luncheon held after Thanksgiving

12/18/16 1st Community Meeting/potluck

1/8/17 Registration for Sunday School

1/10/17 Tax exempt status approved by Henry County, GA

1/15/17 Islamic Sunday school  opened

1/14/17 Women’s Monthly Lecture series began with Imam Ayoub

1/29/17 1st Community Potluck

2/1/2017 Food drive for Atlanta Food bank

3/5/17 Participated in the Hunger Walk with Islamic Speakers Bureau

3/11/17 Visit  A Mosque Day with special guest 5th District Henry County Commissioner Bruce Holmes

4/2017 Sister’s Halaqa with Sister Tanveer started

5/6/17 Participated in the MSA field day

5/8/17 1st  person to take Shahadah in masjid

5/2017 1st wedding performed at masjid by Imam Tariq

5/21/17 1st Fundraiser banquet held at Clayton State University with featuring comedian Azhar Usman and Imam Siraj Wahhaj

6/11/17 Eid gift drive

6/17/17 Representative took part in ISSA Interfaith Dinner

6/24/17 Movie and Henna night on Eid Eve

6/25/17 Eid-il-Fitr Festival

7/3/17 Qur’an Summer Intensive (2 month program)

8/19/17 2nd Annual Women’s Luncheon

8/31/17 Eid Eve Henna and Movie night

9/2/17 Eil-il-Adha Festival with special guest Stockbridge Mayor Judy Neal

10/2/17 Quran recitation and memorization classes started M/W/F

10/13/17 Islamic Jurisprudence lecture series with Imam Musa

11/1/17 Youth group started ages 10-18. 1st event Muslim Day at Six Flags 11/4/17

11/8/17 Winter clothes drive for Madina food pantry

11/12/17 Donated to Day of Dignity

11/24/17 1year Anniversay Bazaar Fundraiser