West Side Masjid
The West Side Masjid is a 13,000 square-foot mosque or masjid affiliated with the Birmingham Islamic Society and located on Gary Avenue in Fairfield. The center serves mainly as a location for prayers and youth activities, serving primarily West Africans who live in the Birmingham area. Ibrahima Diallo serves as imam.
The masjid took a one year lease on its store-front location, but expects to expand to a larger space when the lease term ends.
- Garrison, Greg (February 8, 2010) "Fairfield mosque a sign of Muslim growth in Birmingham area." Birmingham News
- Birmingham Islamic Center website