DAR, founded in 1890 is a non-profit, non-political volunteer women's service organization dedicated to promoting patriotism, and preserving America's future through better education for children through activities such as:
  • Assisting military veterans and active duty troops
  • Restoring and marking Revolutionary War patriots' grave sites
  • Promoting education and citizenship by sponsoring essay contests
  • Supporting DAR schools and awarding scholarships
  • Restoring and maintaining historical sites
  • Sponsoring programs that promote the Constitution
  • Welcoming new citizens at naturalization ceremonies


Web hyperlinks to non-DAR sites are not the responsibility of the NSDAR, the state organizations, or individual DAR chapters.