| 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 180,000 members, we are one of the largest
women's service organizations in the world.
Promoting American history throughout the year by
honoring historically significant people, places, dates,
Participating in commemorative events such as Flag
Day, Veterans 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
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.
For a list of Iowa chapters, please click here.