Star

About Our Chapter

NCL, Inc., Star 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 Katy Independent School District. Like all NCL, Inc. Chapters, Star aims to foster the mother-daughter relationship by serving its communities together.

 

   

Blue Star Designation

 

We are excited to announce that our chapter has once again received the Blue Rose Chapter Award for the 2020-2021 year.

We have completed our annual requirements, participated in #GivingTuesday and the national philanthropy program, and held a Sustainer Event.  Way to go Stars!

 

 

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.

        NCL Star Chapter Prospective Member Information Meeting

 

We’d love you to consider membership at NCL Star Chapter.  

Come join us at the next Prospective Member Information Meeting on October 3rd & 20th, and November 16th.

RSVP by completing the following Google Form here.

NCL Star Chapter has openings for girls that are currently enrolled in grades 6, 7, 8 or 9 and who live in Katy, Fulshear, Richmond, Sealy ISD attendance boundaries.

NCL Star Chapter is accepting membership applications for the Class of 2028, 2027, 2026, and 2025.

 

Please keep the following in mind during the membership process.

Timeline: The Annual Membership Drive runs October 1st through January 15. Please begin by submitting the Membership Application on this website.

Sponsorship: A Prospective Member shall be sponsored by an Active Member and co-sponsored by an Active, Provisional or Sustainer Patroness Member in Star Chapter.

Application: A Prospective Member shall only apply to one Chapter.

 

For questions regarding Membership, Requests for Transfers or assistance with connecting as a Sustainer, email us at membershipstar@nclonline.org 

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 Diabetes Association
  • American Heart Association
  • American Red Cross- Houston Western Branch
  • Ballard House
  • Be An Angel
  • Brookwood Community
  • Camp Hope
  • Citizens for Animal Protection (CAP)
  • Clothed by Faith
  • Everyday Opportunities – Journey Adventures
  • Feed the Front Line
  • Fort Bend Women’s Center
  • Fulshear/Simonton Library
  • Interfaith Ministries – Meals on Wheels
  • Katy Christian Ministries-Bread Run/Food Pantry
  • Katy Prairie Conservancy
  • Kidz Club
  • Muscular Dystrophy Association
  • NCL, Inc. Virtual Events
  • Oakmont Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center of Katy
  • Operation Gratitude
  • Parish School, The
  • Project Linus-Houston Chapter
  • Special Olympics of Texas-Greater Houston Chapter
  • Texas Children’s Pediatrics-Kingsland
  • The Hangar
  • The Westview School
  • Willow River Farms (The Center)
  • YMCA, Katy Branch

 

 

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: Jill Sweeney
  • President Elect: Jackie Lanier
  • Secretary: Jamee Kainer
  • Treasurer: Kristy Dorsett
  • Parliamentarian: Erin Reuber
  • Vice President Communications: Irma Leos
  • Vice President Membership: Marie Burke
  • Vice President Patroness Activities: Michelle Donahue
  • Vice President Philanthropy: Amber Leech
  • Vice President Provisionals: Becky Estes
  • Vice President Ticktockers: Jennifer Mech
  • Sustainer Liaison: Yolanda Vasquez-Foster

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.

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