Galway Islamic Cultural Centre (GICC) is a non-profit charity organization (CHY No 18215) providing services to the Muslim community in Galway and striving to promote tolerance and integration of Muslims in the society.
Your contribution will help us to maintain and develop the wide range of services we offer. Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) said: “Allah said: ‘Spend, O son of Adam, and I shall spend on you.’”
We accept donations:
Cash: donation box in the Riverside mosque, collections at Friday prayers
Bank transfer/ Standing Order: see bank details
Credit/Debit card: secure transactions on GICC.ie website
Acc Name: Western Islamic Cultural Centre
Acc No: 10218775
Sort Code: 985753 (Ulster Bank)
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, at the Riverside mosque we do 5 daily jamaah prayers.
No, we do the Friday prayers at the Westside Community Centre, starting at 1.30pm. Find on maps
Yes, there is daily iftar for public at the Riverside mosque during Ramadan.
Yes, of course. Just email us your questions and we will try our best to answer them.
Please contact the Imam on 0852843184, his name is Sheikh Shakeel and he will advise you regarding the Arabic Lessons.
Unfortunately, we do not provide this service. You may need to find it through the estate agents.
You may contact one of the following and they would able to assist you further:Doctor Saud Bajwa: 0872939829Mr Molon Haque: 0863794663
Please contact Sister Abir on +353851192503 and she would be glad to help you.
Sister Abir is in charge of the Sunday School. Please call her on +353851192503 to discuss.
This mosque is attended by Sunni Muslims whereas the mosque in Ballybrit belongs to the Ahmadiyya group.
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GICC continues to make effort to bring Muslims together and promote integration into the society via various programmes