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NEW CENTER

MECCA Future Islamic Center at a Glance

(last update on 4-1-2013) 

MECCA is building its future Islamic center on a 4.7-acre site

located at 16 W 560 91st Street in Willowbrook, Illinois.

The overall project provides the followings facilities:

• It will include prayer halls, a library, classrooms, meeting rooms and a visiting imam office.

• A main foyer will connect major elements of the building and provide the master entrance to the Mosque.

• A Gym to be used by the youth and others.

• The center will have a multipurpose hall, administrative offices and a conference room.

• There will also be plenty of green space and parking around the facilities.

Construction Progress Report

Work completed so far:

• Site Demolition and Tree Removal.

• Site Grading and Earth Movement.

• Storm Trap System Construction.

• Site Utility Installation (Water, Storm, Sewer).

• Value Engineering Study Initiation.

Work to be completed by end of October, 2013:

• Full Foundation and Retaining Wall System for Masjid & Gym.

• Complete Structural Steel Framing and Bearing Walls.

• Complete Precast Concrete Exterior Walls with Brick Finish.

• Complete Roofing System.

• Permanent Electrical Service for the Site.

• Rough Deceleration Lane and Entrance.

Financial Report:

• Total Cost of Project: $8,492,000

• Total Amount Spent So Far: $1,250,000

• Engineering & legal: $500,000

• Permits: $250,000

• Construction: $500,000

• Total Funds Available: $2,400,000

• Cash on Hand: $600,000

• Deposits Held in Escrow with DuPage County & Highway Dep: $1,800,000

• Anticipated Construction Expenditures thru October, 2013: $3,750,000

• Additional Funds Needed by October, 2013: $1,350,000

How to Receive an Everlasting Reward?

Sponsor the cost of any part of MECCA Center (please see cost breakdown) or be a Founder by committing to give a minimum of $1000 per month (or $12,000 per year) for 2 years. Your name will be listed on a wall Founders Plaque insha’Allah.

 

To Donate:

  • By Check:  Mail your check to: MECCA Center at 720 E Plainfield Rd, Willowbrook, IL 60527.

  •   All donations are tax deductible and MECCA will send a receipt for your records.