Educational Institutions

National Catholic Forensic League Inc

  • Chicago, IL
  • www.ncfl.org

Mission Statement

The National Catholic Forensic League was founded in 1951. Based upon the ideal of open membership, the NCFL welcomes membership to all schools public and private in the United States and Canada.

The National Catholic Forensic League is an organization originating from the Catholic secondary school community in the United States for the purpose of providing a service to all secondary school students. All of the following regulations are inspired by and seek to further these fundamental human values.

The purposes of the LEAGUE shall be:
• to encourage and to assist in the development of articulate leaders through whose skills truth may be widely spread and become an influence in the life of the nation,
• to promote curricular and co-curricular speech and debate activities in Catholic, private, and public secondary schools throughout the nation,
• to establish, to maintain, and to coordinate a system of Diocesan Leagues with the purpose of administering schedules of interscholastic speech and debate activities,
• to assist individual schools in speech and debate activities where no Diocesan League has been established,
• to sponsor and to administer the annual Grand National Tournament of the League.

Main Programs

  1. NCFL Grand National Tournament
Service Areas

Self-reported

National

Based upon the ideal of open membership, the NCFL welcomes membership to all schools public and private in the United States and Canada.

ruling year

2014

President

Self-reported

Charles Sloat

Keywords

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public speaking, debate, education, forensics

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EIN

04-3416562

 Number

2120903421

Also Known As

NCFL

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Student Services and Organizations (B80)

Other Youth Development N.E.C. (O99)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-PF.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

NCFL Grand National Tournament

Annual speech and debate tournament for students from across the U.S. and Canada who have qualified for the national tournament.

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Youth/Adolescents only (14 - 19 years)

Budget

Service Areas

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National

Based upon the ideal of open membership, the NCFL welcomes membership to all schools public and private in the United States and Canada.

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National Catholic Forensic League
Fiscal year: Sep 01-Aug 31

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National Catholic Forensic League Inc

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President

Charles Sloat

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Charles Sloat

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