ragati of Dayton is a charitable, non-profit organization dedicated to promote
social, cultural, religious, educational and welfare activities of Bengalis in the greater Dayton area.
Our goal is to sustain and perpetuate the Bengali heritage and culture and to foster the spirit
of friendship between its member, local community and various cultural groups. Every year Pragati
organizes a number of cultural events and participates in different cultural events organized by
other organization and communities. Pragati actively participates in the Tri-State Durga Puja and
hosts the Durga Puja once in every six years.