Islamic Society of Northern Wisconsin (ISNW) Altoona Masjid 527 2nd St, Altoona, WI 52773 info@altoonamasjid.com (715) 831-1560
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Welcome

asSalaam’alaykum wa Rahmatullah

Welcome to Islamic Society of Northern Wisconsin – Altoona Masjid’s website.

We are a group of Muslims that serve the Greater Chippewa Valley Region mainly cities of Eau Claire, Altoona, Chippewa Falls and surrounding communities. Our mosque is located in Altoona, WI.

For updates and news you can subscribe to our newsletter by filling out the field in the sidebar on the right ->


Donate:

We are currently fundraising for our masjid for expenses through out the year. Estimated costs and expenses have been about $33,000 in the past year.

We encourage you to donate online by clicking on the donate box below




Or you can send us a check to the following address:

Islamic Society of Northern Wisconsin – Altoona Masjid

527 2nd St. W.,

Altoona, WI 54720


Eid alAdha, Eid Brunch, and Eid Party

Eid alAdha will be Saturday October 5th, 2014 at Altoona Masjid. We will hold the Eid alAdha prayer at 9AM. Takbeerat will begin at 8:30AM and prayer will be at 9:00 AM.

Please bring breakfast/brunch foods for brunch which will follow the Eid prayer.

Eid Party will be on Saturday October 5th, 2014 from 2PM to 7PM at Lake Altoona County Park.


Jummuah

 

We hold Jummuah/Friday Sermon and Prayer every Friday throughout the year at 1:15 PM. It usually ends around 1:50-2PM.

If in Menomonie, WI area there are prayers at UW-Stout by the Muslim Students Association there at the following locations and times:

September 12th at 1:15PM in STUC Willow/Walnut Room at UW-Stout

September 19th and 26th & October 3rd at 1:15PM in PRCM Glass Lounge at UW-Stout

For questions about Jummuah at UW-Stout/Menomonie please email Bader at alqahtanib0065@my.uwstout.edu


Daily Prayers

We also have the following prayers:

Fajr Prayer: 6:00 AM

Maghrib prayers daily throughout the year at dusk/sunset (During the fall until end of October) – Currently around 7 PM

Isha prayers part of the year (usually Fall, winter, and early Spring). – Currently at 9:15PM

We also offer Isha prayers followed by Taraweeh/Night prayers daily during Ramadan.


Altoona Masjid Sports Club

We will be starting a sports club for soccer and cricket, feel free to email/contact the following people if interested:

Soccer: Mohammad Alasagheirin at Mohdjo73 [at] yahoo.com. Likely will be playing Saturdays in the afternoon/evenings.

Cricket: Junaid Nasir at junaidbinnasir [at] hotmail.com. Will get people together and decide on the best place and time.

Interested in other sports? If you would like to start a club for Tennis or Basketball then feel free to email info [at] altoonamasjid.com to include it in the announcements next time.


Zakat Needed for Needy Families in the area

There are 4-5 Muslim Families in our community that live in Eau Claire area that qualify for zakat. Currently there are no funds in the Zakat funds, if you would like to help then please consider donating or emailing info [at] altoonamasjid.com


Weekend Islamic School

The classes for this Islamic school year will start from Friday, September 12th.The classes will be on Fridays from 6:00PM to 8:00PM. Holidays will be according to the Eau Claire area school schedule.

Minimum age for enrollment is 5 years.

Enrollment fee for new students is $ 100/person and for previous students $50/person. Financial assistance is available.

For more information or questions feel free to contact or email:

Bushra Javaid by clicking here or sending an email to bushra [at] altoonamasjid.com


Events, News, & Updates

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Previous Newsletters can be viewed here: Newsletters

Classes about Islam are held almost weekly and dates and topics are updated on the website and our Facebook Page.

They can be viewed in our News and Updates section.

We will soon try to start classes on the Arabic Alphabet and basic Quran reading skills. Contact us on our email or Facebook if you are interested or email Danish Hasan


Contact & Requests

If you have any questions or suggestions feel free to contact us from the contact page here: Contact Us!

For the latest news and updates please click here!


Donate:

We are currently fundraising for our masjid for expenses through out the year. Estimated costs and expenses have been about $33,000 in the past year.

We encourage you to donate either online or through PayPal:

Or send a check to:

Islamic Society of Northern Wisconsin – Altoona Masjid

527 2nd St. W

Altoona, WI

54720


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