How Do I Sign Up?
Becoming a Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland Metro member is easy. At any of our Clubs, youth participate in enriching activities that include arts and crafts, games, team sports, homework help, and so much more.
New! ONLINE REGISTRATION
Go paperless! We are now excepting 2015-16 Membership forms online! Memberships completed online incur a small processing fee.
All membership payments using a credit card must be completed online through our Active account. Paper memberships may be accepted but the processing fee will still be applied.
Payment plans are only available through our online membership process and requires a minimum $5 per member deposit.
Memberships may also be completed on paper and paid in full via cash or check for no fee.
- Find a Club near your home, work, or your child’s school.
- Pick up an application at a Club, or download one below.
- Return the completed application to your local Club.
Who We Serve
Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland serves young people 6–18 years old. Our school-based programs are restricted to the age range of the students attending that school.
Please note: Children must be at least 6 years old and in the first grade to be able to attend the Clubs.
For a low yearly fee, kids have access to a wide variety of programs that build character, enhance education, cultivate creativity, encourage fitness and teamwork, and teach important life skills.
We keep our membership fees low so that all children have the opportunity to belong to our Clubs. As a not-for-profit organization, we are fortunate to have partners and donors who enable us to employ trained professionals and to offer a wide array of programs.
To support the diverse needs of our families, the following membership dues structure will be in place for the 2015/2016 program year:
- Youth ages 6- 12 – $25 for the one child in the household and $5 for each additional child
- Youth ages 13- 18 – $5 per person
- Active Military Families – membership is free with completion of military affiliation form. Please fill out the form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org to receive your coupon code for free membership. You can also print and turn in this form to your Club with your paper membership.
Scholarships & Financial Assistance
We believe that all kids should have the opportunity to participate in Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland programs. Financial assistance and scholarship are available for membership dues and program fees.
Assistance for Membership Dues
We do not require members to complete an application to receive financial assistance for yearly dues. If membership fees cause any hardships, we ask that families reach out to their Club Director directly to determine a payment option that works best.
Scholarships for Program Fees
Scholarships are available for supplemental program fees. To apply for a program scholarship, please fill out the form below and return to your Club Director.
Open Door Policy
Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland has and Open Door Policy. This means that members are free to enter and leave the Club. It is the responsibility of the parents/guardian to instruct their child as to whether they can leave the Club or not.