SICAM celebrated its first gathering in April 1986 with 20 Canadians of South Indian origin. The early years were hard on the founding members, who worked hard to bring credibility and prestige to the association. These founding members recognized the need for cultural support to their community and show case the culture to the community they live in. After writing a by law, SICAM gained popularity and stature at a National level.
SICAM has become a vibrant community organization that serves the people of South Indians and participates in, and contributes to the Canadian Life.