And whatsoever He has created for you on this earth of varying colors [and qualities from vegetation and fruits, etc. (botanical life) and from animal (zoological life)]. Verily! In this is a sign for people who remember. The Holy Quran 16:13


AMDA BOARD MEETING – 3rd July, 2016


ATTENDEES: Moududur Rahman, Ferdous Ghazi, Muhammad Azim, Shafiqul Islam, Zeeshan Rizwan, Mosharraf Hosson, Ahmed J Khan




Meeting Minutes:


Financial Update - Br. Shafique / Br. Moudud


            Reviewed collection and expenses for the month of June, 2016.


Eid Preparation – All


            Setup – Night before (8:00 PM)– Ifter to be served for volunteers and board members. Ferdous bhai, Azim Bhai and Br. Jami to make the list of volunteers to be invited. Br. Moudud to send e-mail to board members inviting them.


Prayer Time : 8:00 AM (Imam Issam) and 10:00 (Imam Dr. Haque)


Parking : 25 Spots in Senior Citizens Lot  (allocated to members and volunteers). Ahmed Khan and Br. Patwary parking volunteer for the Masjid compund.


Food : (Br. Ferdous to get Sweets (100 lbs Laddu, 700 Samosas from Reshmi, 100 additional from Phulkari, 200 Nimkis from Reshmi). Biggby Coffee.


Announcements : Fitra, Zakat and donation for the Masjid (Moudud). Boxes will be run 15 minutes  before prayer.


Mailbox Update – Br. Moudud


Discussed different mails received and actions to be taken.


Eid Bonus for Imams - All


Keep the bonus amount same as last year.


Eid Night Event at BACC – All


Program to start at 7:00 PM. Dinner to be served at 8:00 PM. Announcements will be made on Sunday (07/03) night.




AMDA Parking Lot Expansion – All


Br. Ferdous had a discussion with Aleem Khan. Looks like it will take about 6-9 months before any work can be started due to formalities with the City of Sterling Heights. Further discussion is needed on this item. Also, the board needs to hold a separate meeting to discuss future vision of AMDA (5 years strategy).