East Valley

About Our Chapter

NCL, Inc., East Valley 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 the East Valley area. Like all NCL, Inc. Chapters, East Valley aims to foster the mother-daughter relationship by serving its communities together.

Join Our Chapter

Interested in joining our chapter?  A Prospective Member must be sponsored by a current member of our chapter.  Membership opportunities are dependent on Chapter openings.

If you know someone in our Chapter, talk to her about getting started, membership obligations and our membership drive timeline.  If you do not know someone in NCL, you are invited to complete this Membership Inquiry Form.

Membership Inquiry Form

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

Our Membership Drive is NOW open!



1.   Attend an Informational or Prospective Member meeting.   Please email the VP of Membership at nclevmembership@gmail.com for more information on how to attend an informational meeting.  

Since NCL is a six-year commitment for both mothers and daughters, we want to make sure our prospective members understand the annual requirements of membership. Once you are comfortable with the membership requirements, go to Step 2.

2.   Click on the Membership Inquiry Form above.
You will receive a link to submit a Prospective Membership Application from our Vice President of Membership. If you have questions through any part of this process, please contact our Vice President of Membership at nclevmembership@gmail.com. 


3. The application fee can be paid via PayPal link below.




Who should apply to the East Valley Chapter?

Prospective members are mothers with daughters in grades 6-9 who reside in the East Valley region of the Phoenix metropolitan area at the time of the membership drive. 

When can we apply?

Our Annual Membership Drive runs October 1st – January 15. We do not maintain a wait list.

How many chapters are in Phoenix?

There are 10 chapters in the Phoenix area. Please note that a prospective member shall only apply to one chapter.

What if I do not know a member or have a sponsor for the East Valley Chapter?

If you are new to the area or do not know anyone in the East Valley Chapter, please let us know. We will strive to connect you with courtesy sponsors. 

Securing a sponsor, applying to the East Valley Chapter of NCL, Inc. and/or inquiring about membership does not guarantee membership due to class size limitations.  Prospective members who have an older sibling in the East Valley Chapter of NCL, Inc. are considered legacies and are given priority consideration for membership.  





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

Community Service

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.

We work with the following philanthropies:

  • Alzheimer’s Association
  • American Heart Association
  • American Red Cross
  • Arizona Humane Society
  • Community Emerging Needs
  • Disaster Response
  • Furnishing Dignity
  • Lend A Hand
  • Military Assistance Mission
  • National Day of Service – January 16, 2023
  • Operation Gratitude
  • Treasures 4 Teachers
  • Feed My Starving Children
  • UMOM
  • Hackett House
  • Operation Gratitude
  • AZ Humane Society
  • Children’s Cancer Network -Phoenix
  • Sunshine Acres
  • Childsplay
  • Paz de Cristo
  • Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Leadership Development

Nurturing confidence through opportunities to learn and grow, while also building problem-solving skills through a supportive environment of healthy relationships.

Examples of skills developed include:

  • Confidence
  • Consensus building
  • Team building
  • Conflict resolution
  • Event planning
  • Parliamentary procedure

Our Chapter Board of Directors:

  • President: Josey Swanson
  • President Elect: Elizabeth Dreckman
  • Secretary: Jennifer Hunsaker
  • Treasurer: Stephanie Samuelson
  • Parliamentarian: Trish LaMagna
  • Vice President Communications: Kimberly Sherrill
  • Vice President Membership: Marjean Steinkamp
  • Vice President Philanthropy: Vinila Yarlagadda
  • Vice President Provisionals: Susan Meyers-Kennedy
  • Vice President Ticktockers: Chrissy Roach
  • Vice President Chapter Engagement and Inclusion (formerly Vice President Patroness Activities): Shannon Parys
    Shannon Parys



Cultural Experiences

We preserve National Charity League traditions and core values, while appreciating the growth that comes from connecting with different communities and cultures. 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 worldviews that will shape and support our lives.

  • Traditions – We celebrate the richness of our history through traditions that honor the past while serving the future.
  • Values – We embrace values that make us strong as an organization of mother-daughter leaders.
  • Community Connections – We build connections through experiences that impact our communities.
  • Etiquette – We encourage and mentor kind, respectful and gracious social conduct.



National Charity League East Valley is a non profit organization that  fosters mother-daughter relationships in a philanthropic organization committed to community service, leadership development and cultural experiences.  To support our mission you can partner with us in a couple ways:  through cash donations, Amazon smile program and Fry’s Community Rewards program.



To donate using PAY PAL, click here: Image result for donate button


Amazon Smile Program:

To partner with us through the Amazon Smile program, please use this link:  https://smile.amazon.com/ch/86-0912626.  Be sure to use the www.smile.amazon.com when making your purchases.   



Fry’s Food Community Rewards Program.  

Our Fry’s NPO number is XB327.  To Use the Fry’s Community Rewards Program please visit https://www.frysfood.com. Log into your Fry’s account and search either by name or number: National Charity League East Valley Chapter or XB327.  Remember your purchases won’t be credited to NCL EV until you’ve registered our number to your rewards card.  


Thank you for your interest and involvement with the National Charity League, East Valley Chapter!