Ramadan Fundraiser

The online fundraiser is over but you can still contribute or pledge. You can also mail or drop off your donations at 12585 Hudson Rd S, Afton, MN 55001.


We appreciate your generosity in helping us reach our goal for this year. If you have any questions, please contact Fundraising Coordinator Br Syed Masroor Ahmed at or at 612-760-4602.

Thank you for your generous donation!

Zakat ul Fitr

Ibn ‘Abbaas said: “The Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) made zakaat al-fitr obligatory as a means of purifying the fasting person from idle talk and foul language, and to feed the poor. Whoever pays it before the prayer, it is an accepted zakaat, and whoever pays it after the prayer, it is just a kind of charity (sadaqah).”

Zakat al-Fitr, or the Zakat of Breaking the Fast of Ramadan, is the special obligatory alms paid by all Muslims at the end of the Ramadan fasting month. This year, the amount is $12 per person.

Donation for Needy

For those who give in Charity, men and women, and loan to Allah a Beautiful Loan, it shall be increased manifold (to their credit), and they shall have (besides) a liberal reward.

~ The Holy Qur’an 57:18

Sadaqah (voluntary charity) is a virtuous deed in Islam. In fact, it is considered as a proof of one’s eeman (faith). The more we give sadaqah the more we increase our eeman and thus, expect Allah’s rewards both in this world and in the life hereafter. Giving charity out of our wealth does not decrease our wealth but instead Allah (s.w.t.) increases it.

Eastern Twin Cities Islamic Center

12585 Hudson Rd S.
Afton, MN 55001
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