Are you interested in starting a Native Boys & Girls Club?

Boys & Girls Clubs of America Native Services is pleased to announce that we have created an online application process customized for Native Organizations. We look forward to you joining our Boys & Girls Clubs in Indian Country family. Click here to read instructions for the online chartering system and some of our FAQs. If you wish to submit a paper application instead, please e-mail

Below you will find detailed instructions on completing an application to start a Native Boys & Girls Club, which includes chartering a New Organization, New Unit, and New Extension Site. Click here to download a Start a Club Packet complete with resources you can share with your Tribal leadership. Still have questions? For more information about how to start a Native Boys & Girls Club, please call BGCA Native Services at 972-581-2374 or send an e-mail to

Note: If you plan to charter under your Tribe, a 501(c) 3 is not necessary. 

New Organization
New Unit
Extension Site