Welcome to IRHSCA

Islamic Research and Humanitarian Service Center of America (IRHSCA) is a private, nonprofit (501C) academic and cultural institution, concerned with general issues of Islamic thought. The institute was establish in the United States of America on 1 Ramadan 1421 (November 27, 2000). The center is located in the heart of Capital Heights, MD about two blocks from the Capital Heights metro station on the blue line. IRHSCA is governed by a SHURA board that meets regularly to discuss various issues affecting the community.


Ramadan begins at Maghrib May 26, 2017. We will be having Taraweeh prayers after Isha on the 26th. IRHSCA will have nightly iftar. If you wish to sponsor a night either by cooking or monetary donation call us or sign up using the sign-up sheet located downstairs.

Upcoming Events


IRHSCA provides daily iftar via sponsorship by members of the community. If you would like to sponsor a night please call us or send an email to iftar@irhsca.org. A sign-up sheet is located dowstairs for members to sign up for a night as well. Nightly we feed around 150 people for those that wish to cook and the cost is $250-$350 per night for those who wish to donate money.

Sisters Halaqa

Second Saturday of each month @ 2:00 pm
Topic: Topics vary per month
Please join us monthly for great conversation and company!

Qur'an Reading and Basic Arabic Class

This class for adults will begin April Sunday April 9, 2017 and will take place each Sunday at 2pm and Mondays at 7pm. Registration is required and can be completed here at IRHSCA after Jumm'ah. If interested please send email to talibdeen2000@yahoo.com or classes@irhsca.org.

Senior Nutritional Lunch Program/Social

If you are ages 60 and older come out for this FREE event. This event takes place the 3rd Wednesday of each month.

Prayer Times 


Jummah is hosted at IRHSCA every Friday at 1:15 pm. Come join us, inshaAllah!

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