Free Community Health Clinic

Saturday, July 13th from 9am to 12pm - at the Food Pantry in the Red Brick Building

There will be free health services offered: Blood Sugar Testing, Diabetes Education, Blood Pressure Screening, BMI Testing, Weight Lost Counseling, Discounted Prescription Info, and Physician Counseling.


Eid Message from your Imams

Assalamu alaikum,

The Islamic Association of Raleigh (IAR) is delighted to congratulate you on the upcoming arrival of the Eid-ul-Fitr celebration. Our Eid prayers will occur on Tuesday, June 4th at the Exposition Center at the Fairground in two shifts. The first shift gathering is at 6:30 am and prayer at 7:30 am sharp. The second shift gathering is at 8:30 am and prayer is at 9:30 am sharp.

This year, we are especially thankful to observe the Eid holiday in unity with a number of masajid in the Triangle... continue reading

IAR Qur'an Contest 2019

The enrollment form is available at Quran Contest Registration Form

IAR Qur'an Contest Schedule:

Application Registration Dates

Begins: Friday, May 31st 2019
Ends: Monday July 31st 2019

Late Registration Deadline

Thursday, August 15th,2019 with late registration fee of $25

Contest Date & Time

Saturday, September 14th, 9 AM – 5 PM

Qur'an Contest Award Ceremony



IAR Community Newsletter - May 2019

My Muslim Neighbor

Share a gift this Ramadan with your non-Muslim neighbors and co-workers! Sign up for your free gift & Ramadan greeting card at the My Muslim Neighbor desk in the IAR lobby this Friday, May 31st after Jummuah shifts. Limit 2 per family. Available while supplies last. Please visit for more details.

If you would like to make a tax-deductible, charitable contribution to support this cause, please visit:

YASEER Launching Today!

THRIVE at IAR is excited to announce YASEER, a youth volunteerism group that links Muslim high schoolers to service opportunities around the Triangle area. Visit for details. YASEER.jpg

Does Disability impact your family?

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IAR is working towards a Silver certification from MUHSEN for providing a friendly environment for special needs families. Muhsen (Muslims Understanding and Helping Special Education Needs) is a non - profit umbrella organization serving the Muslim community to establish a more inclusive "Special Needs Friendly" environment for our Brothers & Sisters living with Disabilities. Muhsen will advocate, educate, train and implement programs and services nationwide to improve access to Masajid for individuals with Special Needs as well as acceptance and inclusion by the community in all aspects.

As an ongoing effort to support Muhsen in its goal to recognize and learn the requirements for individuals with disabilities, IAR requests that if you have a family member with special needs to please fill out the Needs Assessment survey. Also, if you know anyone who has a family member with special needs, please send the link to the survey to them. All responses are confidential and will automatically be directed to Muhsen.


Hiring Cleaning Crew

Islamic Association of Raleigh (IAR), a non-profit organization, seeks cleaning individuals part-time, full time, day or night shifts. IAR is looking for energetic, and driven individuals to join the IAR.

Job Details

Triangle Imams Council

You are invited to attend a special Announcement and Signing Ceremony on Friday April 26 at IAR after Maghrib at 8 pm.

Triangle Area imams will share the declaration of the Triangle Imams Council unifying the majority of masajid on dates for Ramadan and Eid.

All are welcome to attend this special milestone of unity of the Muslim community!

Sri Lanka Events

"He who kills a soul, it shall be as if he had killed all mankind; and he who saves a life, it shall be as if he had given life to all mankind."- The Holy Quran 5:32

The Islamic Association of Raleigh (IAR) strongly condemns the recent terrorist attacks on churches and hotels in Sri Lanka and stands with people of all faiths. We offer our deepest thoughts and sincere prayers for the victims and their families and pray for the speedy recovery of the injured.

Al-Iman High School

Special Announcement: Al Iman School invites rising 9th graders and their families to pre-register for the planned Islamic high school in Raleigh. In order to pre-register, please click here to fill out the pre-registration form and submit a refundable $250 deposit (online payment link). Al Iman School and IAR officials will notify parents by June about the status of the high school insha'allah.

Chairperson of the IAR school Board (IARSB) (Volunteer position)

The IAR is delighted to announce the formation of the IAR School Board. The school board will develop both short- and long-term strategies for future growth, competitive educational performance, fiscal independence and financial efficiency of the IAR schools.

Job Details

IAR-Exclusive Deluxe Hajj Program 2019/1440

Join our renowned Hajj Family! Announcing premium-deluxe program exclusively for our community.

Featured Highlights: Stress-free Direct Flights, Haram Boundary Hotels, Room Access During Hajj, Upgraded Mena Camp Across Jamarat and much more! Starts at an unbeatable $10,699. Register at


Admin Assistant for Imam's office

The Islamic Association of Raleigh is seeking a motivated, trustworthy individual to serve in the role of Administrative Assistant to the Imams.

Please review the job description for further details.

IAR CEO Position

Islamic Association of Raleigh (IAR), a non-profit membership organization, seeks an experienced CEO.

The CEO oversees, manages, coordinates, and administers all IAR operations in accordance with the established and approved goals of IAR. The final selection of the successful candidate shall be subject to the approval of the IAR Shura.

Job Description

IAR Fundraising Statement

The Islamic Association of Raleigh would like to thank you for your continuous and steadfast support of your center.

Your generous donations help us improve on the programs and services we provide to our community members as well as maintain, manage and beautify the center. Your feedback and input are always welcome and appreciated. JAK for being an important part of the IAR.

IAR Fundraising Brochure

Donation Receipts for 2018 by email

IAR would like to thank you for all your donations and support, your generosity truly made a difference and helped us sustain the programs and services you enjoy. All your donations are tax deductible.

For the first time this year, we will send your donation receipts for 2018 through email by the end of January 2019. If you are not sure that we have your email or you have changed it, please send your email to the IAR office at to update it. If you do not receive your donation receipt by email by Jan 31, 2019. Please send us an email or call the office at 919-834-9572.

IAR Podcast Survey

The Office of Imam is thrilled to launch a brand new podcast series to tackle daily questions with Imam AbuTaleb, Imam Muamar, and Guests!

We are seeking community's input for topics, please click here for details and feedback.

Imam Baianonie's Book on Fiqh

Alhamdulillah our respected Imam Baianonie's book on Fiqh is now available to download.

Differences in Fiqh Made Easy (pdf)

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Prayer Times

Thursday, June 20 2019




Fajr 4:13 AM 5:15 AM
Shuruq 5:59 AM
Dhuhr 1:21 PM 1:35 PM
Asr 5:06 PM 5:30 PM
Maghrib 8:37 PM 8:47 PM
Isha 9:53 PM 10:00 PM

June prayer schedule

Prayer times on your phone:

Friday Prayer Schedule

  • 1st Shift:
    Khutba 11:30 / Salah 12:00

    A Precious Lesson from Pre-K

    Chafik Bakkari

  • 2nd Shift:
    Khutba 1:00 / Salah 1:30

    How Islam Nurtures Hope in Our Lives

    Sh. Mohamad Rachid

  • 3rd Shift:
    Khutba 3:00 / Salah 3:30

    A Precious Lesson from Pre-K

    Chafik Bakkari