Lummi Nation Boys & Girls Club
The Lummi Nation Boys & Girls Club recently opened in the Bellingham, WA on the Lummi Reservation through a partnership between Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County and the Lummi Nation, the original inhabitants of Washington’s northernmost coast and southern British Columbia. The Lummi Club represents the 6th Native American Club to open in partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County. The Club opened its doors on November 17th, 2017 and now averages over 60 Tribal youth per day. Led by Club Director Jason Brockie, the Boys & Girls Club has built a strong volunteer base which includes Tribal Elders, the Silver Reef Casino, Walmart, Buffalo Wild Wings and numerous individual supporters. The Club serves as a focal point in the community and includes a gymnasium, game room, computer lab and multi-purpose room. Club members participate in a variety of after-school activities, including academic support, board games, arts & crafts, outside games and fitness activities, basketball, flag football and a variety of table games including pool, ping-pong and air hockey.