Committees

Our committees are a way we focus on historic preservation, education, and patriotism by enabling us to support and give back to our community.  The committees we are active with:

  • American Heritage Theme for 2018: “Exploring America Through the Arts”
  • American HistorySponsors American History Essay contests for students in grades 5 through 8
  • American IndiansSupport of Indian schools and other programs
  • AmericanismCommunity oriented service promoting knowledge, loyalty, and love
  • Children of the American Revolution – Promotes training in patriotism and leadership for youth from birth to age 22
  • Commemorative EventsAcknowledge benchmarks in American history
  • Community Classroom – Provides additional support to teachers and children in classrooms and schools
  • ConservationEducate on natural resources
  • Constitution Week – Activities emphasize the responsibilities of learning, protecting, defending & preserving the Constitution
  • DAR Genealogy Preservation – Preserves various printed records by entering information into searchable databases
  • DAR Good CitizensRecognizes and awards senior high school students who exemplify the qualities of a good citizen.
  • DAR MagazinePromotes subscriptions from chapter members.
  • DAR Museum OutreachInforms members of the needs and exhibits of the Museum
  • DAR Project PatriotSupports American’s service personnel in current conflicts abroad by sending comfort items
  • DAR ScholarshipContact schools on available scholarships through the DAR
  • DAR SchoolPromotes contributions and support of the DAR schools and approved schools
  • DAR Service to VeteransAcknowledge and recognize veterans
  • Genealogical RecordsPreserves valuable unpublished records, such as Bible records
  • Genealogy Preservation – Index DAR genealogical and membership information into computerized, searchable databases
  • Historic PreservationActive in preservation projects in the community
  • InsigniaThe proper use and placement of pins and bars upon the official ribbon
  • Junior American CitizensPromotes good citizenship and appreciation of American history & heritage by encouraging sponsorship of clubs in schools and other community groups
  • Junior MembershipPromotes active participation by Junior members (age 18-36)
  • Lineage ResearchAssists prospective members to obtain the required documentation for membership
  • Literacy PromotionPromote literacy in adults and children
  • National DefenseAdvocates for a strong American military defense
  • Patriot Records ProjectIndexes genealogical information contained within various repositories of documents detailing the establishment of the nation
  • Public Relations and Media CommitteeThis committee tells the DAR story
  • Service to AmericaEncourages members to provide meaningful community service in order to promote historic preservation, education and patriotism
  • Volunteer Information SpecialistsPromotes use of computer technology to facilitate the work of the society
  • Women’s IssuesCurrent issues that are important to today’s women

The many activities that the DAR is involved with and the passion given to every detail is what sets us up for great accomplishments!

Education
Historic Preservation
Patriotism