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CTS is a 501(C)(3) registered non-profit organization dedicated to promote Telugu culture & heritage since 2004 with TAX ID#: 20-1440748. All donations are tax-exempt.

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The membership is open to any person of Telugu origin or endorses Telugu culture and supports CTS objectives irrespective of age, color, creed, nationality or sex.

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CTS Pledge

Do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the cause of Telugu community and development of Telugu culture irrespective of caste and creed; that I will support and abide by California Telugu Samithi team rules.

Members should be interested in

  • Preserving our traditions and values
  • Encouraging our cultural traditions
  • Socializing and volunteering
  • Exhibiting your latent and inherent skills
  • Providing services to the motherland

CTS objectives

  • Preserve and promote Telugu Language
  • Promote educational, social and cultural interests of Telugu community
  • Create fraternity among Telugu people
  • Provide services to the motherland