Online Membership

The GCA has the following classes of membership:

1.Family Member : The family members shall be those persons who are:
a. Married couple, dependent senior parents 65 & over and unmarried dependent children 18 and under or unmarried dependent full time students under 25 years of age.
b. And make a yearly minimum donation in the amount as described in Article II Section 1(3) for the family.

2. Individual Member: The individual members shall be those who are:
a. 19 years of age or older.

OR
Single parent (widow/divorced/separated) and unmarried dependent children 18 and under or unmarried dependent full time student under 25 years of age.
b. And make a yearly minimum donation in the amount as described in Article II Section 1(3).

3. Life Member: The life member shall be those persons who are donating a minimum amount as determined by the Board of Directors from time to time. Family members’  definition/restrictions per ARTICLE II: Section 2(1) are directly applicable to a life member.

Benefits of Membership

Becoming a member of GCA Bay Area provides members with the great opportunity to preserve Gujarati traditions and culture, attend numerous exciting Indian festivals and network and spend time with the larger Gujarati community!

Membership Benefits

  • FREE Entry for selected Garbas – One of the most exciting and authentic Navratri Garba events in the Bay Area and It is an sold out event every year.

  • FREE Entry for Annual Summer Picnic – Delicious food, exciting games & activities, and spend quality time with family and friends in the summer sun.

  • Sankranti (Kite) Festival – Discounted rates for members to attend, purchase kite & food packages.

  • Holi Festival – Discounted packages for members to enjoy playing with our festive colors, food, music, and weather in the park.

  • 9+ Cultural, Networking, Sports and Social Events are hosted by GCA throughout the year.

Any public park events are subject to environment fees.

  • FREE Entry for selected Garbas – One of the most exciting and authentic Navratri Garba events in the Bay Area and It is an sold out event every year.

  • FREE Entry for Annual Summer Picnic – Delicious food, exciting games & activities, and spend quality time with family and friends in the summer sun.

  • Sankranti (Kite) Festival – Discounted rates for members to attend, purchase kite & food packages.

  • Holi Festival – Discounted packages for members to enjoy playing with our festive colors, food, music, and weather in the park.

  • 9+ Cultural, Networking, Sports and Social Events are hosted by GCA throughout the year.

Instructions

  • First time becoming member please setup account by new enrollment. For those who are renewing membership please click on the renew button link above then login using same email which was used to setup account and follow the process.

  • Once you verify the account please fill out the appropriate information in the online form for you and your dependents.

  • Each member photo required to complete the membership form. Upload a 2×2 picture for each individual. This is required and no exceptions will be made. (Do not put fake pictures as this will limit your entry for the event.)

  • Submit the payment using the credit card. ( GCA website do not keep any credit card information)

  • Once GCA receives your payment, new or renewed membership cards you will able to print out from your account.

  • Members can either Save an Image of each membership card to their phone OR print it out. Each member should have their own card to enter any events.

TypeStandard Fees* (Per Person)Dependent Fees (Under 18 & Over 65)
Individual (Per person)$35.00$20
Family (Couple Only)$65.00$20
Lifetime$1500“See info below”

Please Note :

  • Children under the age of 5 do not require membership and please do not add his or her name in membership otherwise it will automatically charge the membership fees.

  • Life membership includes Married Couple, Dependent parents and unmarried dependent children under the age of 18 or unmarried dependent full time students under 25 years of age (Verification will be required).

  • Annual membership is valid from September 1 to August 31.