San Tan

About Our Chapter

NCL, Inc., San Tan 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 Maricopa or Pinal Counties. Like all NCL, Inc. Chapters, San Tan aims to foster the mother-daughter relationship by serving its communities together.




Join Our Chapter

Interested in joining 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.

We are excited to welcome new members to the National Charity League San Tan Chapter.  To learn more about the us, ask questions regarding Membership, request transfers or assistance with connecting as a Sustainer, email us at


1.  Fill out Membership Inquiry Form.

2.  Attend the Informational / Prospective Member meeting.  This meeting is scheduled in January of each year.  

3.  Upon completion of the information meeting, you will be given additional instruction regarding prospective membership application and prospective membership packet. 



Who should apply to the San Tan Chapter?

Prospective members are mothers with daughters in grades 6-9 (rising 7th graders up until rising 10th graders) who reside in the Maricopa or Pinal County.

When can we apply?

Our Annual Membership Drive runs January 1 – March 1 . 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.


Applying to the Santan 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 Santan Chapter of NCL, Inc. are considered legacies and are given priority consideration for membership.  

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

Community Service

We understand and serve communities in partnership with local and national nonprofits. Each NCL, Inc. chapter promotes social awareness by considering the local community’s needs and selecting appropriate non-profit organizations to support through different volunteer activities.

We work with the following philanthropies:

  • 100 Club of Arizona
  • Alzheimer’s Association
  • American Heart Association
  • American Red Cross
  • ASA Now
  • AZ IDEA Museum for Youth
  • Chandler Care Center
  • Child Crisis Arizona
  • Clothes Cabin
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation Southwest Chapter
  • Disaster Response
  • Don’t Be a Chump! Check for a Lump!
  • Feed My Starving Children
  • Friends of the Chandler Public Library
  • Good Works Project
  • Hushabye Nursery
  • ICAN-Improving Chandler Area Neighborhoods
  • Kendra Scott
  • Lend a Hand
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • Live Love House
  • National Philanthropy Initiative -The Kindness Campaign
  • Operation Gratitude
  • RAD – Recreation and Athletics for Individuals with Disabilities (previously Special Olympics)
  • Sargeant’s Army
  • The Cinderella Affair
  • United Food Bank

Leadership Development

We build capable, courageous leaders through opportunities to learn, reflect and develop. Our leaders become successful in their education, career and communities by learning the necessary skills during their NCL experience.

Examples of skills developed include:

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

Our Chapter Board of Directors:

  • President: Lara Klinkner
  • President Elect: Andrea Stickland
  • Secretary: Kim Corcoran
  • Treasurer: Heather Leone
  • Parliamentarian: Stacie Muller
  • Vice President Communications: Summer Christiansen
  • Vice President Membership: Suzanne Young
  • Vice President Philanthropy: Alexandra Boyle
    Amy Fahlman
  • Vice President New Members: Carrie Litviak
  • Vice President Ticktockers: Jennifer Douglas
  • Sustainer Liaison: Ranjana Burke
  • Vice President Chapter Engagement and Inclusion: Catherine Piepenbrink

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.