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?  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.

We are excited to welcome new members to the National Charity League Santan 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 October 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 Santan 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 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 Santan Chapter?

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

Securing a sponsor, 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

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:

  • Clothes Cabin
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation Southwest Chapter
  • Good Works Project
  • Live Love House
  • National Philanthropy Initiative – Operation Gratitude
  • National Philanthropy Initiative -The Kindness Campaign
  • NCL, Inc. Virtual Events

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: Ranjana Burke
  • President Elect: Lara Klinkner
  • Secretary: Nancy Fisher
  • Treasurer: Heather Leone
  • Parliamentarian: Suzanne Young
  • Vice President Communications: Kelley Arjes
    Stacie Muller
  • Vice President Membership: Julie Guiragozian
  • Vice President Philanthropy: Melissa Malcom
    Jennifer Blunt
  • Vice President Provisionals: Carrie Litviak
  • Vice President Ticktockers: Jennifer Douglas
  • Sustainer Liaison: Kelley Arjes

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.