Our Chapter History

Arizona’s first National Charity League, Inc. Chapter was formed in 1990 and chartered in 1995. As more people learned of this exciting opportunity additional chapters opened. Today, there are 11 NCL, Inc. Chapters throughout the Valley.

The Scottsdale Chapter started in July 1996 with founding members who worked tirelessly to set bylaws, recruit members, and identify philanthropy partners. Three years later, the Scottsdale NCL, Inc. Chapter received its Charter at the NCL, Inc. National Convention in April 1999 and become the 64th chapter of NCL, Inc.  Scottsdale NCL Inc. is incorporated with 501(c)(3) status.

The Scottsdale NCL Chapter has received the following awards

  • 2015 Spirit of NCL Award, Scottsdale Chapter (National Award)
  • 2014 Outstanding Chartered Chapter Award, Scottsdale Chapter (National Award)
  • 2012 STARS Community Partner Award (Local Philanthropy Partner Award)