About Our Chapter
NCL, Inc., Texas Diamonds 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 or attend school in Cy-Ranch HS, Bridgeland HS, Cy-Park HS, Katy ISD (North of I-10) or Waller ISD. Like all NCL, Inc. Chapters, Texas Diamonds aims to foster the mother-daughter relationship by serving its communities together.
Our chapter has received the Blue Rose Chapter Award for the 2019-2020 year. We have completed our annual requirements, participated in #GivingTuesday and the national philanthropy program.
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.
For any questions regarding Membership, requests for transfers or assistance with connecting as a Sustainer, email us.
Members have opportunities to engage in experiences that build essential skills, such as confidence, consensus and team building, event planning, conflict resolution, and parliamentary procedure.
Activities of the Texas Diamonds Chapter include:
Officer and leadership positions
A six-year core program which includes the following elements: Friendship/etiquette
High school preparedness
College/Career: choices/applications/interview skills
Independent living skills
We invite you to consider membership in the NCL, Inc., Texas Diamonds Chapter.
Some things to keep in mind about the membership process:
Timeline: Applications for membership are accepted during the Annual Membership Drive from October-January.
Residence: To be eligible for membership for NCL, Inc., Texas Diamonds Chapter, daughters must currently be in the 6th grade and you must fit into our Chapter’s Boundaries which are: Members shall reside in or attend school in: Cy–Ranch HS, Bridgeland HS, Cy-Park HS, Katy ISD (North of I-10) or Waller ISD.
Sponsorship: A Prospective Member shall be sponsored by an Active Member and co-sponsored by an Active, Provisional or Sustainer Patroness Member in our Chapter. (We can help connect you with a sponsor and co-sponsor, if needed!).
Application: A Prospective Member shall only apply to one Chapter.
DATES FOR INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS
Thank you again for your interest in our NCL, Inc., Texas Diamonds Chapter.
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
- Boys and Girls Country
- Citzens for Animal Protection
- Cy-Fair Helping Hands
- Cypress Assistance Ministries
- Disaster Response
- Family Point Resources
- Giving Tuesday
- Houston Food Bank
- Mesa Outreach
- Miracle League
- Operation Gratitude
- Our Daughter’s House
- Special Pals
- The Giving Gown Foundation
- The Harbor School, Inc.
- The Kindness Campaign
- Wreaths Across America
American Heart Association
American Red Cross
Boys and Girls Country
Citizen for Animal Protection
The Harbor School
Wreaths Across America
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:
Texas Diamonds Members have opportunities to engage in experiences that build essential skills, such as confidence, consensus and team building, event planning, conflict resolution and parliamentary procedure. Leadership activities of our Chapter include:
Spring/Fall District Training
Ticktocker Office Training
Bight Size Training Online
Ongoing Mentorship of Ticktocker/Patroness Partners
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.