As of Tuesday 6/16/2015, there was NO confirmation of any moon sighting. Therefore, Wednesday, June 17 is the 30th day of Shaban.
1st Day of Ramadan is
Thursday, June 18, 2015
The Islamic Society of Greater Dayton (ISGD) would like to congratulate every Muslim in the Dayton community as we enter holy month of Ramadan 1436/2015. The first day of fasting will be Thursday, June 18, 2015.
May the holy month of revelation of the Quran usher upon you peace, happiness and prosperity. ISGD wishes you a month full of mercy and forgiveness. May Almighty Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta’lla bless you, your families and everyone in this community and make this month the best month of eman (faith) for all of us. Ramadan Kareem.
The preferred provider of Islamic and community services with an unrelenting drive to safe guard our rights and freedom , implement Islamic best practices, and provide first class educational activities within an environment that fosters Muslim values and enable us to be better American neighbors and build healthy community.
To be the principal advocate for the Muslim community in the Greater Dayton Area dedicated to serving the needs of our constituents and other community residents.
This will be achieved by:
1- Building a new Islamic Center that will provide best in class religious, social and educational services.
2- Promoting mutual understanding with other Muslim organizations and between Muslims and non- Muslims in the area.
3- Providing Muslim youth a healthy social environment that is islamically rich and ethnically diverse.
4- Ensuring the employment of continuous quality improvement practices in youth education, life style and open communications initiatives.
5- Providing leadership on regional religious and legislative issues
6- Intensifying reach- out efforts to eliminate / minimize fear and misunderstanding of Islam and Muslims.
7- Raising our children as Muslims aware of their heritage and Muslim identity.