FSBGC - Great Futures Start Here

Temporarty Assistance for Needy Families

To be eligible for the TANF scholarships the child(ren) must be enrolled in the after school or summer sessions and must also receive free and reduced lunch.

Club membership is free.
Activity and program fees still apply.

The 2023/2024 TANF Scholarship runs
from July 1, 2023 through June 30, 2024

Please complete the required TANF eligibility form (only fill out highlighted sections) and either drop it off to the unit your child attends or email it to Business@FSBGC.org.

Your Child(ren) will be granted a temporary Free TANF membership as long as we receive this documentation in 7 days and we receive verification from the school that your child is eligible for free and reduce lunch.

Any questions please call 479-782-7093
or email tanf@fsbgc.org and talk with
Jennifer Burchett, Grant & Program Manager.

The Fort Smith Boys & Girls Club is proud to offer grants as part of the Arkansas Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program, helping families stay together by empowering family leaders with job skills, resources and assistance.

Please download and fill out both forms.

Please fill out all highlighted areas completely.

Click image to download printable form.

DWS-ARK-TANF EZ-1 Rev 1-20-2023

Participant Release Form RVSD 09_23_2019


Available only  to current students of an Arkansas school.

If you do not qualify for TANF and need financial assistance, please call the FSBGC Admin office at (479) 782-7093.

Fort Smith public schools
  1. Albert Pike
  2. Ballman
  3. Barling
  4. Beard
  5. Belle Point
  6. Bonneville
  7. Carnall
  8. Cavanaugh
  9. Chaffin
  10. Cook
  11. Darby
  12. Euper Lane
  13. Fairview
  14. Future School
  15. Howard
  16. Kimmons
  17. Morrison
  18. Northside
  19. Ramsey
  20. Raymond Orr
  21. Southside
  22. Spradling
  23. Sunnymede
  24. Sutton
  25. Tilles
  26. Trusty
  27. Woods
This grant is to cover the cost of enrollment into Fort Smith Boys & Girls Club.

Applicant club member must be an Arkansas resident and enrolled in an Arkansas school.

Applicants must submit a completed TANF Eligibility Form (4 pages), photo/story/video release form, and be a current FSBGC member  .