بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ
The Muslim Society of Rhode Island - Masjid Al-Rahman
Purposes and Objectives to Purchasing a New Masjid
The community had witnessed over the years continuous growth both in numbers and activities. With the limitation of the current space, the community reached its potential. There is a definite need for a larger location as there are more plans to expand on the current activities.
The Proposed New Masjid and Community Center
The proposed is constructed on a piece of land located at 665 Central Ave in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. The land area is about 30,000 square foot; 6,000 of which will be designated to building of the new mosque.
Update: In December 2021 the new building of the masjid has opened and all activities of the masjid are held in the new building.
New Building Design
The new Masjid building will feature:
- Approximately 6,000 Sq Feet ground floor
- Additional 3,000 Sq Feet in the basement for social events.
- Prayer hall that holds 400 worshippers.
- Outdoor play area for Kids