First Hijrah Muslim Community Center
Washington, United States
The First Hijrah Muslim Community Center was founded by Ethiopian immigrants, in a two-story brick-faced commercial building. The building was constructed in 1965, and was purchased by the community in 2010 to serve as their mosque. The community had previously been renting the building.

Sources:

"Ethiopians build First Hijrah mosque in Washington." August 29, 2010, accessed February 10, 2015. http://turntoislam.com/community/threads/ethiopians-build-first-hijrah-mosque-in-washington.71773/.

PropertyShark.com. "4324 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20011." Accessed February 10, 2015. http://www.propertyshark.com/mason/Property/11874414/4324-Georgia-Ave-NW-Washington-DC-20011/.
 
Location
4324 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, United States
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building housing the mosque contructed, 1965
mosque founded, 2010
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First Hijrah Muslim Community Center
First Hijra Muslim Community Center
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mosque
religious
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adaptive reuse
storefront mosques