February 2017 Finding Space Update

We are scouring the neighborhoods for an ideal location.  If you come across a potential property please reach out to us at siratchicago@gmail.com. This double size Chicago lot with existing home is an ideal location with room to grow!  The vacant adjacent parcel is...

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Refugee Support Fund

In the summer of 2016 we connected with two refugee families who were resettled to Hyde Park, Chicago, and a third in Albany Park. In 2017 two more families arrived. We are dedicated to providing a warm welcome to these newly resettled Syrian refugee families. Our...

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August 2016 Finding Space Update

Here is the latest property we’ve looked at, we welcome your comments on all of them. 1645 E. 53rd Price $650,000 Property Sub-type Office-Warehouse Building Size 4,500 SF Property Use Type Investment Price/SF $144.44 Occupancy 0% Property Type Office Tenancy Multiple...

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Generations

Many Missions Accomplished! You've raised families, built institutions, set an amazing example at work and in the community so … What's next? Join a meeting or outing, write for the newsletter, teach a class, take a class, participate in community service and most...

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Hyde Park Muslim Comedy Showcase

Sunday, May 1st, 11:30-2:00 | The Revival, 1160 E 55th St. Sameena Mustafa is a Chicago-based stand-up comedian, actor and writer. She has performed at the Laugh Factory, Zanies Comedy Clubs, and theaters around Chicagoland. Most recently, she acted in the ensemble...

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Apple Picking Trip

SIRAT APPLE PICKING TRIP Saturday October 8th Register Here AsalamuAlaikum Sirat Chicago! Let's Go Apple Picking! Date: Saturday October 8th at Royal Oak Farm Orchard in Harvard, IL. www.royaloakfarmorchard.com The groves are well laid out, easily walkable with...

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Pave the Path Campaign

Pave the Path by contributing to Sirat’s capital campaign, aimed at establishing a community center and prayer space in the Greater Hyde Park area. By becoming a monthly donor, your ongoing contribution will help sustain this vital endowment for the Muslim community.

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Community Service

Food Distribution — Masjid Ihsan located at 321 W Pershing Rd, Chicago IL 60653, has been providing cooked meals to people in need for many years. A dedicated group of volunteers and generous donors pack and distribute meals every Sunday afternoon…

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March 2016 Finding Space Update

5333 S Greenwood Alhamdulillah ala kulli hal : Praise God in every circumstance.  It seems like the competing buyer for this property is about to successfully close the deal. Although disappointing in the short term, we are hopeful that Allah has a better plan for...

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February 2016 Finding Space Update

5333 S Greenwood February 29th: There is currently a competing offer on this property and we need to respond quickly to secure it. The history of this building goes deep into the roots of American Islam. The pictures above show the building in its original use, as...

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