Arrowhead

About Our Chapter

NCL, Inc., Arrowhead Chapter is a group of mothers and daughters who have come together in a commitment to community service, leadership development and cultural experiences.
Members shall reside in West Valley Area (Phoenix, West of I-17). Like all NCL, Inc. Chapters, Arrowhead aims to foster the mother-daughter relationship by serving its communities together.

NCL, Inc., Arrowhead Chapter is a group of Arizona mothers and daughters in the West Valley Area who have come together committing to community service, leadership development and cultural experiences. Like all NCL, Inc. Chapters, Arrowhead aims to foster the mother-daughter relationship by serving their communities together. We are the 137th NCL, Inc. Chapter to form in the United States.

Join Our Chapter

Membership Inquiry Form

For any questions regarding Membership, requests for transfers or assistance with connecting as a Sustainer, email us.

We are excited that you are considering applying for Membership in the Arrowhead Chapter!

Details of the Membership process are below:

Timeline: Applications for Membership are accepted during the Annual Membership Drive conducted each fall for daughters in 6th– 9th grade at the time of application. Our NCL year begins June 1.

Residence Requirements: A Prospective Member must reside within our chapter boundaries: the Phoenix Metropolitan area, with an emphasis toward the West Valley. Please note, there are ten (10) NCL Chapters serving the Phoenix area and you may only apply to one. Please consider which Chapter is the best fit for you and your daughter.

Sponsor:  NCL is a sponsorship organization. A Prospective Member is required to be sponsored and co-sponsored by current Members of our Chapter. If you know someone in our Chapter, ask them to sponsor you. If you are new to the area or do not know a current or sustainer member, we can help connect you with a sponsor and co-sponsor.

Informational Meeting: We encourage you to attend our Prospective Member Informational Meeting where Board members will give an overview of the NCL experience, our Chapter obligations and answer membership questions.

For additional information, download the NCL-Arrowhead-Chapter-Prospective-Member-Information-2021-2022.pdf

 

Application Process: The application is completed online, through a link provided by the VP Membership of our Chapter. Membership is limited due to class sizes and application does not guarantee acceptance.

Please fill out and submit your Membership Inquiry form, or for any questions regarding Membership, requests for transfers or assistance with connecting as a Sustainer, email us at membershiparrowhead@nclonline.org

Important dates for the 2021-2022 Membership Drive:

Oct 1, 2020 – Membership Drive Opens

Prospective Member Information Meeting –

Virtual Zoom meetings:

Saturday, November 7th 2020  9am

Tuesday November 17th 6 pm 

Saturday December 19th at 9 am

In Person meeting : TBD

Jan 15, 2021 – Membership Drive Closes, LAST day for application

March 1, 2021 – Letters of Acceptance and Regret Sent

March 2, 2021 – Prospective Member Acceptance and Dues Payment Deadline

March 31, 2021 – New Member Orientation

May 2, 2021 – Recognition Luncheon

Mothers and their daughters (grades 7-12) participate in a program that embraces:

Community Service

  • Operation Gratitude
  • The Kindness Campaign

Each NCL, Inc. Chapter promotes social awareness by considering the local community’s needs and selecting appropriate non-profit organizations to serve.  Each Chapter then supports its philanthropic service partners through different volunteer activities.

The Arrowhead Chapter supports the following philanthropies:

  • Adopt-A-Street
  • American Heart Association
  • Arizona Humane Society Thrift Store – 7th Grade Focus
  • Arthritis Foundation
  • AZ Association for Foster & Adoptive Parents
  • Back to School Clothing Drive
  • Ben’s Bells
  • Chrysalis Foundation – 11th Grade Focus
  • Cinderella Affair 
  • COVID-19 Disaster Response
  • Diaper Bank of Central Arizona
  • District Philanthropy Initiative
  • Don’t Be A Chump, Check For A Lump
  • Dress for Success
  • Feed My Starving Children
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Desert SW Chapter
  • Maggie’s Place – 8th Grade Focus
  • MAM – Military Assistance Mission
  • Operation Gratitude
  • Relay for Life 
  • Ronald McDonald House – 12th Grade Focus
  • Salvation Army of Glendale/Christmas Angels
  • Special Olympics
  • St. Mary’s Westside Food Bank – 10th Grade Focus
  • The Kindness Campaign
  • The Sunshine House – 9th Grade Focus

Leadership Development

  • President: Carlie Thomason
  • President Elect: Kim Blaser
  • Secretary: Heather Hardy
  • Treasurer: Michelle Lair
  • Parliamentarian: Tania Bennett
  • Vice President Communications: Angela King
  • Vice President Membership: Reshmaal Gomes Cumaranatunge
  • Vice President Patroness Activities: Kari Turner
  • Vice President Philanthropy: Jennifer Meyer
  • Vice President Provisionals: Melissa Linderman
  • Vice President Ticktockers: Tina Stanley

Each NCL, Inc. Chapter promotes social awareness by considering the local community’s needs and selecting appropriate non-profit organizations to serve.  Each Chapter then supports its philanthropic service partners through different volunteer activities.

Cultural Experiences

As future leaders, we continually strive to build stronger ties with our communities and the individuals within them. It is through this understanding that we grow and develop broader world views that will shape and support our lives. We celebrate our history through traditions that honor the past while serving the future.