The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR or DAR) is a nonprofit, nonpolitical volunteer women’s service organization dedicated to promoting historic preservation, education and patriotism.
DAR was founded October 11, 1890 and incorporated in 1896 by an Act of Congress. There are over 185,000 members in 3,000 chapters in all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and internationally. Close to 1 million women have joined the DAR since it was founded.
Any woman 18 years or older, regardless of race, religion, or ethnic background, who can prove lineal descent from a patriot of the American Revolution is eligible.
For membership inquiries, please complete the form on the “Contact” page or send an email to the chapter regent.