Southlake

About Our Chapter

NCL, Inc., Southlake 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 city of Southlake, Texas, or attend Carroll ISD schools. Like all NCL, Inc. Chapters, Southlake aims to foster the mother-daughter relationship by serving its communities together.

Since its inception in 1997, the Southlake Chapter of NCL, Inc. has continued its commitment to the core values of NCL, Inc. and its vision to develop strong women leaders serving and impacting communities today and for generations to come.

Since 1998, the Southlake Chapter of NCL, Inc. has organized and produced an Annual Fashion Show which serves as a fundraiser for selected Philanthropy Partners. The Southlake Chapter is proud to be one of a handful of NCL, Inc. Chapters in the nation which is designated as a fundraising chapter.

For fashion show sponsorship questions, please contact us at nclfashionshow@gmail.com 

Follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/NCLSouthlake/ and on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/nclsouthlake/ to keep up to date with NCL Southlake news and events.  

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:

  • Battered Women’s Foundation
  • Christmas is for Children
  • Christmas Providers
  • City of Southlake: Senior Center Luncheons
  • Community Table
  • Feed Our Kids (GRACE)
  • GRACE
  • House of Shine
  • Humane Society of North Texas – Keller
  • Metroport Meals on Wheels
  • Miracle League of Southlake
  • Senior Luncheons – Roanoke
  • Special Olympics – Southlake
  • Stepping Stones Foundation
  • Summer Santa
  • The Kindness Campaign

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: Jennifer Potter
  • President Elect: Kristi Tew
  • Secretary: Trina Hall
  • Treasurer: Carol Wright
  • Parliamentarian: Tiffany Dickenson
  • Vice President Communications: Heather Jarvis
  • Vice President Membership: Catherine Taylor
  • Vice President Patroness Activities: Amy Troutman
  • Vice President Philanthropy: Debbie LeBlanc
    Marci Hobson
  • Vice President Provisionals: Jamie Arriaza
  • Vice President Ticktockers: Jessica Byrne
  • Sustainer Liaison: Allison Logan

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.

Fashion Show

In the spirit of fostering mother-daughter relationships through community service, leadership development, and cultural experiences, the Southlake Chapter is hosting its 23rd Annual National Charity League Fashion Show and Benefit on Sunday, March 7, 2021.

The theme, “The Greatest Show”, will feature favorite scenes from past shows with our fabulous returning emcee Mr. Chad McCoy. In 2020, despite being cancelled due to Covid-19, generous supporters helped NCL Southlake award over $122,000 in grants to 12 local philanthropies!  Save the date March 7, 2021- we will see you there.