Welcome to ICA-Howard

A forum for the Indian Diaspora in Howard County, Maryland.

About Us

The Indian Cultural Association (ICA) is a Tax-Exempt, non-profit Organization. 

ICA's mission is to UNITE the people from the Indian subcontinent, to help preserve its culture and traditions, to pass on our cultural heritage to the next generation. It is also our goal to unite the diverse communities .  

Maryland is a vibrant representation of the numerous cultures and religions from around the world. We are diverse, multi-ethnic with vibrant Indian communities. 

ICA is based in Howard County, Maryland. An estimated 10% of Howard County Maryland's population is of Indian descent. India is diverse in its people, its language, dance, and its food.  ICA promotes the vibrant culture and heritage of India through various cultural, social, civic and other activities. We engage in activities designed to better our community through programing focused on the most vulnerable in our communities.

Our organization is supported by volunteers from local businesses, medical and other professionals. If you would like to join and volunteer, send us an email to team@ICAHoward.org.


Welcome to the Indian Cultural Association of Howard County.  ICA exists to serve YOU Here, you will find fun activities, events and resources for the Indian community. JOIN ICA and LIKE us on Facebook.



Contact us if you are in need of assistance.

ICA would like to help



High School Essay Contest

Know a gifted young person? Ask them to enter the


First prize $250.00

Youth Services

ICA Youth is organizing educational programs, internships, scholarships and will hold contests periodically. Visit ICA Youth for the latest. 

New to the Area?

If you're new to Howard County, contact us. We will connect you with community services, activities, dance, music, and the food scene, or even if you want a friend,