BURBANK, California (January 13, 2005) – Islamic Relief USA is collecting
funds for the tsunami victims at Bilal masjid, one of the largest mosques in
the Portland area.
The funds will be collected after the Friday congregational prayer. Islamic
Relief USA represenrtative Ahmed Shama, from the Burbank headquarters of
the organization is in Portland to inform the constituents of the mosque
about the tsunamis, and what they are doing to assist the victims.
Mr. Shama is available after the prayer for comment or interview.
Collection for Tsunami Victims at Muslim Friday Prayer
4115 SW 160th
Beaverton, OR 97007
Friday, January 14, 2005
Friday Sermon and Prayer Will Begin at 12:30pm, and End at 1:00pm
(Media professionals are invited to observe the Friday sermon and prayer, and
in addition, Mr. Shama will be available after the prayer for comment or