Feb 13 - Saraswati Pujo at Orchard Lake Middle School
6000 Orchard Lake Rd, West Bloomfield Township, MI 48322
From 12:30 to 9:00pm. Family $50, Student Family $25, Individual $20, Student Individual $10
Please donate generously for The Bichitra Education Fund. This helps promote education as a genuine concern and focus of our organization for our younger generation. Please contact our executive committee for details. In keeping with its socio-cultural, religious and charitable mission, each year Bichitra Inc. supports charitable causes in India and USA .
Founded in 1974 by the people of Bengali origin in Metro-Detroit area, Bichitra Inc. is a charitable, 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to promoting Bengali culture in Detroit and neighboring communities in Michigan. The organization sponsors several socio-cultural, religious and philanthropic events throughout the year such as community picnic and sports, Durga Puja, Saraswati Puja with youth art and talent show, member get-together during general body election, as well as occasional musical concerts and such. These events are open to all. To support the annual operation, Bichitra Inc. relies mostly on donations from patron families, corporate and area businesses. Its day to day operations are performed by the elected executives and dedicated community volunteers. The organization also regularly collaborates with other sister Bengali organizations, and Indo-American cultural organizations in the Greater Detroit and Michigan communities. We welcome everybody interested in Bengali culture regardless of ethnicity or religion to join us as we share and promote the rich Bengali culture and traditions... outside India.
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Greetings to all
Bichitra Inc. members, family and friends.
It is my pleasure to introduce the
Bichitra Inc. Executive Committee for the year 2015-2016. The committee
consists of Niladri Das (President), Sankha Das (Vice President), Leema Bose
(Treasurer), Shashank Joshi (General Secretary), sub-committee heads are Rita
Bhattacharyya (Entertainment), Sumi Mukherjee (Pujo), Sharbari Maitra-Joshi
(Venue), Saikat Dey (Fund Raising) and Abhijit Biswas (Brochure).
The team has
already started the work to keep alive our cultural traditions and to bring you
the community events that we all love and cherish so much. This year we would
like to get back to basics, strengthen charity events, aim for increased
participation, and build connection with our younger generation while doing
what we all love, that is Adda, Adda, Adda then Cricket, khawa-dawa and
cultural events. To that end we will need your help and active participation to
make it all a grand success. We are planning on all the regular events and a
few more. We have many exiting events planned throughout the year, it
will start with BichitraInc ‘BPL’ cricket, followed by charity event, Picnic,
BichitraInc ‘Masters’ golf, Durga pujo, Pous Mela/Holiday Party, 2nd Charity
event, Swaraswati Pujo and GBM. As you see, we are planning a full roster of
events for the year.
You will shortly
see communication regarding these events and dates for planning purpose. Please
help us with your enthusiasm and participation to make this year a success
since without you there is no Bichitra Inc.
Bichitra Inc is tax-exempt under section 501 (c)(3), a non-profit organization