Welcome To STICA
The Southern Tier India Cultural Association (STICA) is a Tax-Exempt, non-profit organization serving the community in the Southern Tier of upstate New York and Northern Tier of Pennsylvania, covering the region between Hornell, NY and Towanda, PA. STICA is a non-religious, non-political organization focused on the following vision and mission:
STICA's Vision:
  • STICA is valued for its role in preserving India culture and traditions for us and our children
  • The Indian-Americans in the area are considered valued citizens through STICA's contributions to improved quality of life and cultural enrichment
STICA's Mission:
  • Bring families together through social and cultural activities
  • Provide our children with a foundation of Indian culture, tradition and values
  • Gain recognition for our contributions to improve the quality of life in greater Southern Tier area
  • Improve awareness of our culture and traditions through educational and cultural activities