About GGAC

Garvi Gujarat Association of Canada welcome Gujarati communities around Edmonton.

Garvi Gujarat Association of Canada (GGAC) is a non-profit community-based organization totally dedicated to the advancement of Gujarati culture, religions, history, and Heritage.

Executive Members – 2020/21

  • President: Ashok Patel
  • Vice President (Admin): Kalpesh Patel
  • Vice President (Program): Manish Chhaniyara
  • General Secretary: Mitul Patel
  • Treasurer: Ajay Patel

Executive Directors – 2020/21

  • Director: Lalabhai Shah
  • Director: Jignesh Patel
  • Director: Abhishek Jariwala
  • Director: Hiren Patel
  • Director: Bhavesh Lad
  • Director: Ankur Patel

We congratulate the new Executive Committee members on their election and request all members to help and guide them in serving our community and beyond. The old Executive Committee is committed to working closely with the new committee to ensure the GGAC goes through a smooth and seamless transition.



Executive Members – 2018/19

  • President: Bhargav Patel
  • Vice President (Admin): Praful Khunt
  • Vice President (Program): Harish Patel
  • General Secretary: Ketan Bhatt
  • Treasurer: Niraj Shah

Executive Directors – 2018/19

  • Director: Rakesh Patel
  • Director: Vishnu Patel
  • Director: Mukesh Makwana
  • Director: Bhavna Patel
  • Director: Pooja Patel
  • Director: Dixit Bhavsar

Executive Members – 2016/17

  • President: Rakesh Patel
  • Vice President (Admin): Sanjay Patel
  • Vice President (Program): Manish Chaniyara
  • Secretary: Hemant Patel
  • Treasurer: Kalpesh Patel

Executive Directors – 2016/17

  • Director: Niraj Shah
  • Director: Rakesh Patel
  • Director: Sanjay Patel
  • Director: Ketan Bhatt