BAY AREA PRABASI is a membership based non-profit socio-cultural organization of the Bengalis of the San Francisco Bay Area, founded in 1974. Our mission is to promote and contribute to the charitable, religious, literary and educational activities with particular emphasis on the heritage of Bengal. The organization is governed by an elected Executive board of directors and the Board is responsible for the basic functions of the organization, including the Articles, Bylaws, and major decisions relating to organizational form as well as membership matters, broad policy decisions, and matters of general importance to the overall group organization. Join us to celebrate the quintessential Bengali occasions, grow a deeper appreciation of our heritage and stand beside others when help is needed. Become a part of the Prabasi family today!