Becoming A Member

Join the Lakota Federal Credit Union

By opening a Share Account (savings account) at the Lakota Federal Credit Union, you become a member and are eligible to apply for all products and services. Opening an account is easy and only takes two simple steps:

    1. Bring a federally recognized form of identification (i.e. – Tribal ID, state issued driver’s license, state issued identification card, or military ID) to the Lakota Federal Credit Union office.
    2. Open your account with as little as $5.00.
Can’t make it to our Kyle branch? 
If you can’t make it into our office to open an account, it is possible to join via mail, email, or fax. Just contact us first to ensure you qualify for membership, and we can provide you instructions on how to submit the documents required for opening an account along with your first deposit.

Contact Tawney Brunsch at or Whitney O’Rourke at to start the process.

Membership Requirements

Lakota Federal Credit Union membership is open to:

    • Individuals who live, work, worship, volunteer, or attend school on the Pine Ridge Reservation.
    • Organizations located within the boundaries of the Pine Ridge Reservation or organized to serve the people located within the boundaries of the Pine Ridge Reservation.


Download a membership application