About Our Chapter

NCL, Inc., Monarch 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 Lake Forest (or South of Irvine) to San Clemente, the Laguna/Dana Coast to east Mission Viejo/Ladera Ranch; not including Coto de Caza or Dove Canyon. Like all NCL, Inc. Chapters, Monarch 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.

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:

  • American Red Cross – Orange County Chapter
  • COA – Community Outreach Alliance
  • Friends of Cathryn
  • Live Like Jojo
  • Meals on Wheels
  • NCL, Inc. Virtual Events
  • Operation Gratitude
  • Saddles in Service
  • The Kindness Campaign
  • The Kindness Campaign
  • World Link Partners

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
  • President: Sarah Parsons
    Katie Szyman
  • President Elect: Jill Schulman
  • Secretary: Kelly Pfeiffer
  • Treasurer: Jessica Abarca
  • Parliamentarian: Erin Reilich
    Andrea Lawrence
  • Vice President Communications: Shannon Munson
  • Vice President Membership: Kimberly Rief
    Deborah Sekerka
  • Vice President Patroness Activities: Kristin Massamiri
  • Vice President Philanthropy: Stacy Englhard
    Norin Frankhouse
  • Vice President Provisionals: Jennifer Rector
    Sandra Iocona
  • Vice President Ticktockers: Heather Bandura
    Theresa Sperle

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 worldviews that will shape and support our lives.

Mothers and daughters of each class attend a cultural experience together with a focus on different areas of art, theatre, dance and music.

Each Chapter celebrates the richness of its history through traditions that honor the past. The Mother Daughter Tea is an NCL, Inc. tradition. Today, NCL chapters around the country continue to embrace their long-standing traditions, as well as, create new ones.

Monarch Scholarship Application

NCL Monarch 2021 Scholarship Application Open Through February 16, 2021


NCL, Inc. Monarch Chapter provides scholarship funds to local high school senior girls who have demonstrated a commitment to community service, philanthropic volunteerism and leadership, in-line with our Chapter core values. Applications are now open and will be accepted through February 16, 2021 from college-bound seniors attending the following schools:


  •  Dana Hills High School
  •  Mission Viejo High School
  •  JSerra Catholic High School
  •  Capistrano Valley Christian High School


Other eligibility requirements include: 

  • Female
  • College-bound
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Not a National Charity League, Inc. member, past or present, of any chapter
  • You may only apply to one NCL, Inc. chapter scholarship program

NCL Monarch Scholarship Application 2021 URL:

Donations to our Scholarship Fund can be made directly below: