Each NCL, Inc. Chapter promotes social awareness by considering the local community’s needs and selecting appropriate non-profit organizations to serve.

Dedicated Mother and Daughter teams help support the following philanthropies through their gift of volunteer hours and donations. Our Chapter then supports its philanthropic service partners through different volunteer activities.


Provisional Patronesses and Ticktockers complete, at a minimum, 30 hours of annual service – 15 hours of community service to our affiliated philanthropies and 15 hours of league hours directly to our chapter. The membership year runs from April 1st through March 31st.

Philanthropies supported by our Chapter include:

  • Alameda County Food Bank
  • Alzheimers Association of the Bay Area
  • American Cancer Society of the Bay Area
  • American Heart Association of the Bay Area
  • Berkeley Animal Shelter
  • Blue Star Moms
  • California Costal Commission
  • California Revels
  • Catholic Charities Project Joybells
  • Children’s Support League
  • City Slicker Farms
  • Dress Best for Less
  • Dunsmuir House
  • East Bay Agency for Children
  • East Bay SPCA
  • Elizabeth House Monthly Work Days
  • Elizabeth House Special Events
  • Faith Network
  • Fred Finch Youth Center
  • Friends of Sausal Creek
  • George Mark Children’s House
  • Girls Inc.
  • Junior Center of Art and Science
  • Lake Merritt Institute
  • Lincoln Child Center
  • Medshare
  • Oakland Museum
  • Oakland Zoo
  • Operation Homefront
  • Other
  • Piedmont Choir
  • Piedmont Gardens
  • Princess Project
  • Project Peace
  • Rebuilding Together Oakland
  • Special Olympics of Northern California
  • St. Mark’s Dinner for the Homeless
  • St. Mary’s Center
  • St. Vincent de Paul of Oakland
  • Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Research San Francisco Bay Area
  • UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland