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Coast Guard Chapter Dues

$60 Annually

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For more than ten years the chapter has awarded more than 50 scholarships.  The chapter is able to achieve this great accomplishment by receiving donations from members, friends, family, co-workers and through the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC).  

Coast Guard Chapter of Blacks In Government

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Coast Guard Chapter Dues

$5 per month

monthly automatic deduction

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How To Join 

Step 1: Join BIG by completing the national membership application and paying the fee (click here).

Step 2: Contact the CGC Membership Chair and email the payment confirmation.

Step 3: Pay the Coast Guard Chapter Dues, you may select the Annual option or monthly automatic deduction below.

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Types of Membership and Affiliation

National Membership
Regular National Membership Fee $35.00 Annually
Associate Membership Fee $25.00 Annually 
Associate Member Undergraduate Student $20.00 Annually 
Life Membership $325.00 (one time payment)
Gold Plus Membership $250.00

Chapter Member/Affiliate (supports our scholarship program)
Chapter Member dues $60.00 annually

Chapter Member dues $5.00 per month

Per chapter bylaws: All Officers and Chairs must pay national membership and chapter dues.  Regular Members must be current at both the national an chapter level in order to receive chapter benefits i.e receive hospitality, vote, run for office or represent the chapter in any position.

IMPORTANT: Once you have completed the application and paid both national fee and chapter dues, contact the CGC Membership Chair to be added to the chapter roster .

*Note: If you wish to pay by check, you may send your dues directly to

Blacks In Government Coast Guard Chapter

c/o Membership

PO Box 612

Waldorf, MD  20604

How To Renew Your Membership

Step 1: Renew your BIG membership by login and paying the fee (click here) or

contact the membership chair.
Step 2: Email the payment confirmation to the membership chair.
Step 3: Pay the Coast Guard Chapter Dues