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Membership in DAR


Membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) honors and preserves the legacy of our patriot ancestors. Over two hundred years ago, American Patriots fought and sacrificed for the freedoms we enjoy today.

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 170,000 members, we are one of the largest women's organizations in the world.

  • Promoting American history throughout the year by honoring historically significant people, places, dates, and events.

  • Participating in commemorative events such as Flag Day, Veteran's Day, and the 4th of July.

  • Participating 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 events.

  • Embracing opportunities to improve leadership abilities by taking on responsibilities at chapter, state, and national levels.

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