Entries by IFSF Admin


The post lecture patio gathering was enjoyed by all.  Food selections and a pleasant evening of weather offer the perfect night for family, learning and fun at the Islamic Foundation of South Florida.  Imam Wisam was among the crowd for the patio social.  

A Major Financial Solution

**NEWS UPDATE** Subhan’Allah. We’ve collected over $960K from the March 16th, 2014 Fundraiser pledges and donations, which allows us In Sha Allah to conclude the financial change, for stabilize the Institution, and move forward with less strain as we develop IFSF. Many many Shukran’s to ALL who Supported Our Cause, and we look forward to […]

Another successful soccer season…

Sunday, December 12th, 2010: The Muslim Youth Sports League (MYSL) held final championship games at IFSF for the 2010-11 Soccer Season. Alhamdulillah the tournament was a huge success, with STEMS kids taking 2 championships: Middle School Boys, and 3-5 grade divisions. Both STEMS teams were crowned champions that day, along with runner-up and 3rd place […]

Eid Prayers at IFSF

November 16th, 2010: On a lovely morning on Tuesday, November 16, 2010, IFSF hosted a large gathering of prayer, reflection, celebration, and community building. Imam Yahya Ederer gave a powerful Eid sermon about the Mercy that Islam teaches, and the superiority of Heavenly rewards – the highest of which is the pleasure for the believers […]

FIA Blood Drive at IFSF Mosque

On October 1st, 2010, IFSF held a blood drive in conjunction with the South Florida Muslim Initiative and Florida Islamic Association, as part of a united effort to organize the Muslim community to better serve South Florida. With the help of Allah, the response was tremendous; 28 people entered to donate blood in 1 day […]

Muslims celebrate end of holy month

Sept. 12,2010: Sunrise — Worshipers struck an upbeat mood at the Islamic Foundation of South Florida on Friday, despite the heat from the sun and ongoing battles over Islam in the news. An estimated 3,000 people attended the Eid ul-Fitr prayer marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan. They listened to a stirring […]

Pakistan Flood Relief Effort August 2010…

Several local volunteers have been actively working to collect relief supplies at the IFSF center. 2 40-foot containers have been collected so far. Items collected: Clothes, sandals, baby supplies, blankets, tents, medicines and medical aid, canned food, rice, wheat. The 1st container was shipped August 28th for Karachi. 2nd container to set sail in September […]

Sunrise Shoots down waste recycling facility

8:47 a.m. EST, February 24, 2010. Students from a mosque school in Sunrise protest a proposed Green Now recycling center. They were among more than 400 people who packed Sunrise City Hall on Tuesday night to protest plans to build the recycling center in Sunrise. (Robert Duyos, Sun Sentinel / February 23, 2010) SUNRISE – […]

Veiled women find opportunity to share faith

(10:17 p.m. EST, February 16, 2010) Sunrise – Feel free to ask Morinikke Williams a question about her hijab. She’s heard them all. The most frequent: “Why do you wear that?” But “Isn’t it hot under there?” is also near the top of the list. In France, Muslim women might hesitate at similar questions. The […]

Florida Islamic Association Soccer Tournament

On Sunday, May 22nd, IFSF and Darul-Uloom play for the semifinal round of the first FIA Soccer tournament between several Mosques throughout South Florida. This effort has brought hundreds of brothers together in an environment of brotherhood and healthy competition. Final game is scheduled on June 5th at IFSF at 7pm. Congratulations to FIA and […]

Check your blood pressure lately?

On Sunday Jan 23rd, IFSF had it’s first health fair, including a free health screening for the public. Alhamdillah it was huge success, with a huge turnout not only from the Muslim community but also some from our friends and neighbors from outside the Muslim community. Attendees had their blood pressure, cholesterol, vision, and hearing […]

New Islamic School Opens in Sunrise

Posted on Sunday, Sep. 07, 2008 by Lisa Bolivar The Miami Herald September 7, 2008 Salah Tawfik Elementary and Middle School in Sunrise opened its doors in August at a new campus near where Commercial Boulevard meets the Sawgrass Expressway. The Islamic school, at 10250 NW 53rd St., was once housed in a warehouse-type building […]