Tuesday, March 14, 2017

TIC Family Night on Friday April 7th, 2017

Dear Respected Brother/Sister,

Assalaamu'Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh !

Insha-Allah! Tracy Islamic Center Family Night is on this Friday April 7th, 2017

Please attend this event with your family members and learn more about the Islamic values which we need to adopt in our daily life.

Magrib Prayer:................. Sunset (7:37 PM)
Program Starts:.............. 8:00 PM
Speaker:........................ Dr. Khalid Siddiqi
    As a scholar and consultant, Dr. Hafiz Mohammed Khalid Siddiqi has been serving international communities in the Bay Area and over the United States since 1983.

Dr. Siddiqi is a lecturer of Islamic Studies and Arabic at the Graduate Theological Union's Center for Islamic Studies, Chabot College, Mission College and Ohlone College. He is the Director of the Islamic Education and Information Center, founder of the Islamic Law (Shari'a) Council and continues to serve as Secretary for the Council. Dr. Siddiqi earned his Ph.D. in Quranic Studies from the University of London and M.A. in Exegesis of the Holy Qur’an (Takhassus), from Al-Azhar University in Cairo, Egypt.

Dr. Siddiqi also is the regular Friday khateeb at the Islamic Society of San Francisco, Masjid Dar Esalam in San Francisco, California.
                                       
Topic:........................... Civic Engagement
   
Question & Answer:............ 8:45 PM
Isha Prayer....................... 9:00 PM
Refreshments(Potluck):..... 9:15 PM
Program Ends:................... 9:30 PM

Tracy Islamic Center Address
11970 W. Larch Road,
Tracy, CA 95304

Jazak'Allah Khair,
Tracy Islamic Center Management

Saturday, February 4, 2017

TIC Election: Board of Directors

Dear Respected TIC members,
Assalaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh !

TIC Election Commission (EC) will hold the election of TIC Board of Directors (BOD) on April 8th 2017 and is accepting nominations for
  1. BOD Member
  2. BOD President
Please note that the community will vote for ten board members and vote for the board president.

Nomination:
EC is accepting nomination for the BOD using the methods listed below:
A Nomination request must have the indication “Member” or “President”.

1. Emailing ec@tracyislamiccenter.org . Please include
a. Member full name
b. Member phone number

2. Filling a nomination request form and handing the form to one of the EC members

In accordance with TIC bylaws A nominee is approved by the EC if
a. The Nominee Is a TIC member
b. The Nominee Is willing to serve on TIC BOD

Respected member, If you are submitting a nomination on behalf of someone else, please confirm with the individuals you are nominating his/her willingness to serve before submitting the nomination to EC.

The nomination process will be closed Sunday, Feb. 26th midnight. EC will not accept any nomination after this date.

 Further details will be sent in due time.

Thank You,
TIC Election Commission
ec@tracyislamiccenter.org


Friday, February 3, 2017

TIC Election - Board of Directors

Dear Respected TIC members,

Assalaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh !

On behalf of our community members, the Board of Trustees (BOT) of Tracy Islamic Center would like to thank current members of Board of Directors (BOD) for their excellent service to our community for the past two years.

In accordance with the TIC by laws the BOT has formed an Election Commission (EC) to manage the BOD election that will take place on Saturday April 8th 2017.

The EC members are
  1. Brother Amer Hammudi
  2. Brother Shabbir Hassan
  3. Brother Naseer Mohammed
We are happy that the three members who managed the previous BOD election have accepted this important responsibility again.

The Election Commission (EC) is responsible for managing the election process and certifying election results. All election matters should be directed to the election commission.

EC email address is ec@tracyislamiccenter.org. EC will send notifications and announcements regarding the election in due time.

We hope and pray that many of our community members are willing to serve on the BOD and lead our community to a better future for the next two years.

Jazak'Allah Khair,
Board of Trustees
Tracy Islamic Center

Friday, January 13, 2017

TIC Family Night Friday February 3rd, 2017

Dear Respected Brother/Sister,

Assalaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh !

Insha-Allah! Tracy Islamic Center Family Night is on this Friday February 3rd, 2017.

Please attend this event with your family members and learn more about the Islamic values which we need to adopt in our daily life.

Isha Prayer:.................. 7:15 PM
Program starts:.............. 7:30 PM
Speaker:....................... Imam Tahir Anwar
         Born in London, Imam Tahir moved to the San Francisco
         Bay Area in 1983 and made San Jose his home. Upon
         completing his religious studies in India, he has been
         serving as the Imam of one of the oldest masjids in the
         country, the Islamic Center of San Jose, since 2000.
         He teaches Islamic Law at the renowned Zaytuna College,
         America’s first Muslim liberal arts college in Berkeley.
         He is currently the chairman for the board of NISA, North
         American Islamic Shelter for the Abused, an organization
         that works towards alleviating issues related to abuse and
         domestic violence. He’s also the founding board member
         of Islamic Art Exhibit, and annual traveling exhibit rooted
         in the Islamic tradition. He sits on the Executive
         Committee for Islamic Society of North America (ISNA).
                                     
Topic:.................... Istiqamah - Remaining Steadfast
Question & Answer:......... 8:15 PM
Refreshments(Potluck):.. 8:30 PM
Program Ends:................ 8:45 PM

Tracy Islamic Center Address
11970 W. Larch Road,
Tracy, CA 95304

Jazak'Allah Khair,
Tracy Islamic Center Management


Wednesday, December 28, 2016

TIC Family Night on Friday January 6th, 2017

Dear Respected Brother/Sister,

Assalaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh !

Insha-Allah! Tracy Islamic Center Family Night is on this Friday January 6th, 2017.

Please attend this event with your family members and learn more about the Islamic values which we need to adopt in our daily life.

Isha Prayer:.................. 7:00 PM
Program starts:.............. 7:15 PM
Speaker:....................... Imam Kashif Ahmed
           Currently serving as Director of Religious & Social
           Services at SALAM Islamic Center in Sacramento.
           He is the founder and Director of Institute of Guidance.
           He did his graduation B.A. in Islamic Theology and M.A.
           in Quranic Studies (Qiraat-e-sabaa wa ashrah) and with
           numerous Ijaazat (Licenses) in various Islamic Sciences.
           He also completed specialization in Fiqh and Ifta (Islamic
           Legal Verdicts)
                                       
Topic:.................... Be the change you want to see in others
Question & Answer:......... 8:00 PM
Refreshments(Potluck):..   8:15 PM
Program Ends:................ 8:30 PM

Tracy Islamic Center Address
11970 W. Larch Road,
Tracy, CA 95304

Jazak'Allah Khair,
Tracy Islamic Center Management

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Inna Lillah Wa Inna Ilayhi Raji'oun !

Dear Respected Community Member:

Assalamu 'Alaikum va-Rahmatullaahi va-Barakaatuh,

Inna Lillah Wa Inna Ilayhi Raji'oun
Truly we belong to Allah and truly to Him we shall return.
[Al-Baqara - (002:156)]

Tracy Islamic Center expresses its deepest condolences for
Br. Fazal E Elahi, elder brother of Br. Abdul Hameed and uncle of Br. Irfan Usman from Tracy passed away in Fremont today.

May Allah (SWT) The Most Merciful have mercy on his soul, forgive his short comings and accept his prayers and good deeds. Grant peace and Noor in his grave, grant him the best of the Jannah (Jannat al-Firdaous).

Please make Dua-e-Maghfirah for him, May Allah (SWT) grant him a place in Jannat-ul-Firdaus. May Allah (SWT) give strength and sabr-e-jameel to the family, to bear this loss.

Funeral prayer (Salat al-Janazah) will be held tomorrow Wednesday December 28th, 2016 at 1:00 pm, after the Dhuhr prayer at Islamic Society of East Bay (Lowry Masjid), located at:
                     33330 Peace Terrace, Fremont, CA 94555

Burial right after the salat al- Janazah will take place at Five Pillars Farm Islamic Cemetery in Livermore, CA located at:

                    1761 Laughlin Road, Livermore, CA 94551

May Allah (SWT) grant patience to the family and increase their Imaan, make them better Muslims, replace what they lost with something better! Aameen.

 Jazak'Allah Khair,
 Tracy Islamic Center Management Team

Friday, November 25, 2016

TIC Family Night on Friday December 2nd, 2016

Dear Respected Brother/Sister,

Assalaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh !

Insha-Allah! Tracy Islamic Center Family Night is on this Friday December 2nd, 2016.

Please attend this event with your family members and learn more about the Islamic values which we need to adopt in our daily life.

Isha Prayer:.................. 7:00 PM
Program starts:............. 7:15 PM
Speaker:...................... Sh. Khalil Skafi
Sh. Khalil Skafi studied for 5 years on the beautiful
                 land of Egypt. There he finished an Arabic and Quran
                 program at the Al-Ibaanah Institute, and from there
                 he moved on to the Shariah Faculty at the Al-Azhar
                 University. He now regularly lectures at events and
                 Masajids in Sacramento and its surrounding
                 neighborhood area.
                                       
Topic:............ The Middle Path of Islam
             (In light of what is currently being said about Islam)

Question & Answer:......... 8:00 PM
Refreshments(Potluck):.. 8:15 PM
Program Ends:................ 8:30 PM

Tracy Islamic Center Address
11970 W. Larch Road,
Tracy, CA 95304

Jazak'Allah Khair,
Tracy Islamic Center Management