Atlanta mosques open doors for Hurricane Irma evacuees


Atlanta mosques open doors for Hurricane Irma evacuees

Several metro Atlanta mosques will be hosting Hurricane Irma evacuees as the Category 5 mega storm that has devastated islands in the Caribbean heads toward Florida.

On Thursday, the Al-Farooq Masjid in Atlanta shared a list of mosques that will act as shelters or donation distribution sites on its website.

Registration for shelter space, according to the mosque, will become available at 2:45 p.m. after Friday prayers.


Al-Farooq Masjid of Atlanta
442 14th St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

Atlanta Masjid of Al-Islam (distribution site)
560 Fayetteville Road SE
Atlanta, GA 30316

Cobb County

Masjid Al Furqan
1018 Powder Spring St. SW
Marietta, GA 30064

East Cobb Islamic Center
1111 Braswell Road
Marietta, GA 30062

Gwinnett County

Darul Huda Masjid
2755 Centerville Hwy
Snellville, GA 30078

Masjid Maryam
3650 Savannah Place Drive
Duluth, GA 30096

Community of Bosniaks
950 Grayson Hwy
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

North Fulton County

Hamza Islamic Center
665 Tidwell Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30004

Other Georgia mosques outside the metro region


Masjid Al-Rahman
1235 Peachtree Pkwy
Cumming, GA 30041

Islamic Center of Macon
2131 Vineville Ave.
Macon, GA 31204

Islamic Center of Warner Robins
2501 Elberta Road
Centerville, GA 31028

Islamic Center of Savannah
1030 Dutchtown Road
Savannah, GA 31419

To volunteer with hurricane relief efforts at Atlanta’s mosques, click here.


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