Accomplishments & Next Steps

Project Accomplishments & Financial Summary:

  • From 2012 to 2018: Over $1.2 million received in donations
  • $892,000+ in expenses for: Land purchase, building design, site development, county submission fees, taxes, insurance and fundraising expenses
  • $438,000+ in expenses for: Posting bonds, Fairfax County and permit fees
  • May 2019: Groundbreaking Ceremony
  • May 2019: Brick Campaign Kickoff
    • A total of 54,000 bricks (~$2.6 million) required to complete the construction of the Funeral Facility.
    • Each brick costs $48 (includes construction costs).
    • For donations of $2,500 and higher, a plaque in the donor’s name will be placed inside the facility wall.
  • January to September 2019: Received $343,683 in donations (equals approx. 7,160 bricks)

Mustafa Center Funeral Facility Donations 2019

DescriptionDonation Amount
1/1/19 - 4/30/19: General Donations$5,666.23
5/4/19: Ground Breaking Ceremony$207,227
5/18/19: TV Fundraiser$10,480
5/26/19: MakeSpace Donations$6,146
5/31/19: Ramadan Fundraiser at Mustafa Center$51,331
5/4/19 - 6/19/19: Facebook Fundraiser$50,489.23
June - September 2019 Donations$72,343.83
Pledges-$60,000
GRAND TOTAL JAN 2019-SEPT 2019$343,683.29
TOTAL BRICKS ($48 = 1 Brick)$343,683.29/$48= 7,160 Bricks

Goal: 54,000 Bricks
Current Brick Count: 7,160

54000 Bricks
7160 Bricks

Project Development Phases & Status:

 

1. Planning – Complete & Approved
a) Special Exception Application Process- Complete & Approved

2. Design Development- Complete & Approved
a) Site Plan – Approved; All site permits have been obtained.
b) Building Plan Design– Complete
c) Building Review – Complete
d) Select Developer – Complete
e) Obtain permit once a developer is selected – Complete

3. Bonds & Fairfax County Fees– Complete; Bonds have been posted
a) Approximately $438,000 (as of 2019) is required to begin the construction permit process. – Complete, fees/bonds posted
b) Once the developer is selected the bonds and fees can be posted. – Complete
Bonds:
I. Surety Construction Bond-Paid
II. Conservation Agreement- Paid
III. VDOT Surety Bond- Paid
Fairfax County Fees- Paid
I. Pro Rata Share Agreement- Paid
II. Permit application fee- Paid
III. Inspection fee- Paid
IV. Misc.

4. Permitting – Complete
a) Demolition Permit- Obtained
b) Building Permit- Obtained
c) Site Land Disturbance Permit- Obtained
d) Storm Water Permit – Obtained
e) VDOT Permit – Obtained

5. Preconstruction Meeting – Scheduled week of April 22, 2019 – Complete

6. Construction & Inspection – In Progress

7. Final Safety Inspection & Occupancy- Commences after Step 6 is complete; Obtain Occupancy Permit.

Our Appeal for Support

We passionately call upon our supporters to generously contribute to this important cause. Every dollar that you spend on this project will be considered a continuous reward (Sadaqah Jariah) to you and your family.  As we all wish to live a dignified life in this world, let’s prepare for a dignified death in our final journey toward our Lord, Allah The Almighty.

Please consider donating at http://www.mustafacenter.org/donate  or by sending a check payable to Mustafa Center,  6844 Braddock Road, Annandale VA 22003.  (Memo: MC Funeral Facility Donation)

Raise awareness and spread the message in your local communities

Organize a joint fundraising event with Mustafa Center

Have a fundraiser during Jummah Prayer

Apply for grants

Organize an Online fundraiser

Please consider donating online at https://www.mustafacenter.org/donate  or by sending a check payable to Mustafa Center,  6844 Braddock Road, Annandale VA 22003.  (Memo: MC Funeral Facility Donation)