Islamic Information Center(Masjid Al-Noor) was established in 2002 (after 9/11) in response to the questions regarding Islam. The facility is a 1.62 acre site (C_P_Zoned) on Russell Road directly across from the C terminal of McCarran International Airport was selected as a great location for a Masjid, Dawah Center and Islamic Information Center.
IIC’s property was purchased on April 11, 2007. The entire project including the land price of $995,000, and the construction is estimated to be about $2,000,000 USD. We need your help in generating funds to build the new Masjid. So far we have raised up to $601,296 USD. Construction plans include a Masjid (Masjid Al-Noor), a Hifz School (Al-Saliheen), IIC Early Childhood Development Center, a Youth Development Center, and a Muslim Community Center, the total Masjid area will be about 7,000 square feet that will include a Prayer Area, a Library, a Bookstore and will have ample parking. IIC is a federally recognized public charitable organization under IRS Code 501 (C) (3), tax ID 42-1597284.
- Establish an Islamic Information Center;
- To provide and Improve better awareness and understanding about true nature of Islam;
- To develop Interfaith dialogue to improve relationship within the Muslim Community and the Non-Muslim Community while respecting the traditions of Islam;
- To Establish IIC as a key institution for families and children to learn the foundation of Islam in accordance with the teaching of Quran and Sunnah of prophet Mohammad (peace be upon him).