Bengali Association of Greater Chicago
কত অজানারে জানাইলে তুমি, কত ঘরে দিলে ঠাঁই-- দূরকে করিলে নিকট, বন্ধু, পরকে করিলে ভাই॥ -রবীন্দ্রনাথ ঠাকুর
Bengali Association of Greater Chicago (BAGC) is a non-proﬁt organization dedicated to preserving and promoting literature, art, music and the rich religious and cultural heritage of South Asian Indian community. In the last 40 years, through its many social and philanthropic pursuits, BAGC has nurtured the soul of the immigrant Bengali community. Banga Bhavan, located centrally in Chicago land is the bustling hub of all activities connecting the people of Chicago with the essence of Bengal.