Why be a member?
Gujarati Samaj Chicago is a non-profit organization serving the Chicagoland area. We exist to champion the Gujarati people to grow personally, professionally, emotionally, and spiritually by using compassion, unique perspective, and belief in Gujaratis’ inherent goodness, integrity, and enormous potential to help each other, while having fun. We provide a community for those who find joy in celebrating the Gujarati culture and Gujarati people.
Become linked in.
At GSC, we understand that our members are our greatest resource. By joining GSC, you’ll have the opportunity become a part of a diverse network of Gujarati professionals that are established in their respective fields. Our membership grants access to one of the largest social networks of South Asian Professionals in the Chicagoland area. We highly encourage our members to participate in networking opportunities throughout the year. As a GSC member, you will have access to a plethora of opportunity for self development and the ability to attend social events and mixers.Are you new to the Chicagoland area? Even better as this is a great opportunity to develop a social circle and build life long friendships.
List of Events
The events below are a list of annual events GSC members have access to. You can find pictures from our past events on the “Galleries” tab above in the navigation.
Looking for a great way to spend a Sunday afternoon? Bring your family and friends out and sign up to bowl in the annual “GSC Bowl”. This is a great way to take a much needed break from work, spend time with friends and family, and stay active during the cold Winter months! It’s okay to strike out at the “GSC Bowl”!
You may sign up as a team or as an individual. We will have 1st place, 2nd place, and 3rd place prizes. We offer our members a discounted rate to the event and the ticket prices cover bowling for 2 hours, shoes, pizza, and pop.
We kick the summer off with our annual GSC Picnic, which brings out a couple hundred people. As always, our members have discounted pricing, which includes unlimited food, access to games and volleyball nets, and the ability to meet and mingle with other members.
Mix & Mingle
The annual Mix & Mingle event is tailored for our youth only (yes, there are no adults allowed). We have a live DJ spinning the hottest tunes and a laid back environment to meet one another. We encourage all professionals in their mid 20s and above to come out and join us for an evening for mingling and music.
Come out to an evening of Garba and Raas with a professional music group singing some of the most popular Garba/Raas hits. As always, our GSC members have the ability to get discounted tickets.
Bring in the Indian New Year in style by coming out to our annual Diwali event. Celebrate with a musical evening with a professional entertainment group mixed with various authentic Indian food. Discounted tickets are available for our GSC members and these events are ALWAYS sold out.
Ready to be a member?
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