Membership in the Daughters of the American
Revolution (DAR) honors and preserves the legacy
of your patriot ancestor. Over two hundred years
ago, American Patriots fought and sacrificed for
the freedoms we enjoy today. As a member of DAR,
through participation in the Society’s various
programs and activities, you can continue this
legacy by actively supporting historic
preservation, promotion of education, and
DAR Members are educators, students,
professionals, mothers, historians,
genealogists, and homemakers who continue this
legacy and play an active role in their
communities promoting our objectives of
patriotism, education, and historic
preservation. With almost 3,000 chapters
throughout the world, and with over 175,000
members, we are one of the largest women's
service organizations in the world.
Membership in DAR offers a number of benefits,
Promoting American history throughout the
year by honoring historically significant
people, places, dates, and events.
commemorative events such as Flag Day,
Veterans Day, and the 4th of July.
Participation in meaningful service
projects throughout the community.
Recognizing students with awards and
scholarships. Involving all family members
in promoting service efforts.
Supporting the Constitution of the United
States of America, the patriotic values of
our country, and the military men and women
who serve the nation.
Enjoying camaraderie with other DAR
members during projects, events, and social
Embracing opportunities to improve
leadership abilities by taking on
responsibilities at chapter, state, and
Any woman is eligible for membership who is no
less than eighteen years of age and can prove
lineal descent from an ancestor who aided in
achieving American independence. She must
provide documentation for each statement of
birth, marriage, and death.
For additional information in joining DAR, Click Here
JOINING OUR CHAPTER:
If you are interested in
joining the Council Bluffs Chapter, please
contact Chapter Regent Pamela
Oviatt and we will be happy to assist
you through all of the steps.