About Our Chapter
NCL, Inc., Scottsdale 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 Phoenix Metropolitan area, with an emphasis toward the Scottsdale region. Like all NCL, Inc. Chapters, Scottsdale 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.
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:
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:
- Alzheimer’s Association
- American Heart Association
- American Red Cross
- Arizona Magic of Music & Dance (AZ Magic)
- Arthritis Foundation
- Back to School Clothing Drive
- Ballet AZ
- Be Kind People Project (BKPP)
- Ben’s Bells
- Cystic Fibrosis
- Desert Mission Adult Day Care
- Desert Mission Food Bank
- Disaster Response
- Don’t Be A Chump, Check For A Lump
- Feed My Starving Children
- GiGi’s Playhouse
- Harvest Compassion Center (HCC)
- Hospice of the Valley
- Hunkapi Farms
- Joy Bus
- Maggie’s Place
- Military Assistance Mission
- Miracle League of Arizona (MLAZ)
- Operation Gratitude
- Phoenix Animal Care Coalition PACC911
- Phoenix Mountain Post-Acute – 8th Grade Focus
- Scottsdale Arts
- Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC)
- Special Olympics of Arizona
- St. Mary’s Food Bank
- St. Vincent de Paul Society
- The Kindness Campaign
- The Singleton’s
- Transfer Philanthropy Hours
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:
- Consensus building
- Team building
- Conflict resolution
- Event planning
- Parliamentary procedure
Our Chapter Board of Directors:
- President: Jeanmarie Tipsord
- President Elect: Amanda Rowley
- Secretary: Maria Camacho
- Treasurer: Melissa Price
- Parliamentarian: Julie Gable
- Vice President Communications: Nicole Gill
- Vice President Membership: Sydni Baxter
- Vice President Philanthropy: Jaclyn Maertz
- Vice President New Members: Machelle (Shelly) Forstrom
- Vice President Ticktockers: Jessica Langbaum
- Vice President Chapter Engagement and Inclusion: Amy Yates
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.