Blacks In Government Region III

Join BIG Now!

Join BIG! We want you to become a member of the most influential and dynamic group of African-American professionals, advisors, and friends who are working toward bettering the achievement of African Americans in the Government workforce.

Becoming a member is the easiest way to join our efforts in fulfilling the mission. Regardless of where you might be on your journey throughout your career, BIG has a place for you.

Download and complete the application and submit it to our Membership Chair at bea.gallatin@navy.mil

Membership Form

TYPES OF MEMBERSHIP


1. Regular Membership

Any employee or retiree of the Federal, state or a local government who is in accord with the principles, policies and objectives of the organization and who agrees to adhere to the same, may become a Regular Member of this organization with the consent of the Board of Directors, and by paying the annual membership fee of thirty-five dollars ($35.00). Regular members shall be accorded all privileges of membership, except being National delegates unless they are also Chapter members. Any person who at the time of being separate --without prejudice -- from employment by the Federal or a state or local government, was a Regular member in good standing is eligible for Regular membership in this organization. Any person who, at the time of being separated --with prejudice -- from employment by the Federal, state, or local government and such separate is grieved, and that person is a member in good standing, is eligible for continued regular membership in this organization until such grievance is resolved.


2. Associate Membership

Any person who is in accord with the principles, policies, and objectives of this organization and who agrees to adhere to same, may become an Associate Member of this organization with the consent of the Board of Directors and by paying a membership fee of twenty-five dollars ($25.00). Such members shall be accord all rights and privileges of membership except those of voting and holding elective offices.


3. Life Membership

Any person who is in accord with the principles, policies, and objectives of this organization and who agrees to adhere to same, may become an Life Member of this organization with the consent of the Board of Directors and by paying a membership fee of three hundred dollars ($300.00). Such members shall be accord all rights and privileges of membership except that only those who are qualified as Regular member shall be eligible to vote or hold elective office.


4. Associate Student Membership

Any person who is in accord with the principles, policies, and objectives of this organization and who agrees to adhere to same, may become an Life Member of this organization with the consent of the Board of Directors and by paying a membership fee of three hundred dollars ($300.00). Such members shall be accord all rights and privileges of membership except that only those who are qualified as Regular member shall be eligible to vote or hold elective office.