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IAGC is a non-profit, non-political and non-religious organization and and its membership is open to anyone interested in India. IAGC not only allow for Indian community to get together, but also to showcase Indian art and culture to the tri-country residents at various events. Membership dues are $50 for Family (Annual), $25 for Single (Annual), $15 for Student (Annual), $500 for Lifetime (Family). The membership period extends from January 1st to December 31st.

We also want to share with you that IAGC has worked with the local Indian Grocery stores and restaurants to provide 10% discounts on all transactions (minimum purchase may vary). The discount will be considered after showing the discount coupon that will be provided to each current member by IAGC.

  • Shikhar Mehrotra, PresidentContact: (843) 593-9843
  • Indu Nihalani, Secretary, Contact: (734) 646-5857
  • Shahid Husain, Treasurer, Contact: (843) 259-9900
  • Radhika Gudi, Executive Committee, Contact: (843) 619-9806
  • Shilpak Chatterjee, Executive Committee, Contact: (843) 270-7963
  • Tina Janumpalli, Executive Committee, Contact: (270) 320-1484
  • Yuvraj Sambandam, Executive Committee,Contact: (843) 513-2999

The stores listed below will provide the discount:

  • Taste of India (10%)
  • Nirlep Indian Restaurant (10%)
  • Bombay Bazar Grocery (10%)
  • India Spice Grocery (10%)
  • All 4 SUBWAY outlets in MUSC (10%)
  • Shree Beauty Parlor (15%, One-time Only) Contact Info
  • Rupal’s Beauty Parlor (20%, One-time Only) Contact Info

We are still working to add new stores to this list, and will keep updating it on the website or through future emails. Also note that IAGC is a non-profit organization and all contributions are Tax-exempt.

(New Members) Excited to be a member of India Association of Greater Charleston? Here is how.

  • Access and print 2017 IAGC Membership form: membership-form-2017
  • Complete the form by filling in required details by choosing membership for the calendar year
  • Payment for membership can be made via Check Or Cash. Make check payable to IAGC
  • Mail the membership form with the appropriate amount per your preferred method of payment and mail to the following address:
    India Association of Greater Charleston
    PO Box 71152, North Charleston, SC 29415-1152

(Existing Members)

Please contact any of IAGC Core members to:

  • Renew your membership
  • Update your address and contact information, if changed.

Please note that non-members will be charged as below:

  • At IAGC Picnic: Free (Ages 5 & Under); $5 (Ages 5-12); $10 (Ages 12 & Above)
    • Parents, friends, siblings, etc will all be considered as non-members and will be charged accordingly.
  • At IAGC Annual function: Twice the amount per person that will be charged from a member

To become a member or for more information, please direct inquiries to