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Any woman, 18 years of age 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 in DAR.

What Is DAR

The DAR, a  nonprofit, nonpolitical volunteer women's service organization dedicated to promoting patriotism, preserving American history and securing America's future through better education, consists of nearly 185,000 members in 3,000 chapters across the world.

What Do We Do

Members of DAR:

Honor and remember our ancestors who founded this country

Support the education of our children in underserved areas

Foster good citizenship

Preserve the past for future generations

Who Are We

Members of DAR are  active women interested in a variety of activities including:


Genealogy research

Learning about American history

Coordinating service projects


Why Join DAR

There are many reasons to join DAR:


Contribute to service projects

Honor your ancestors and their contributions to our country

Make life-long friends with common interests


How Can I Find Out More

To learn more about DAR:


Visit the DAR website 

Talk to local DAR chapter members in your area

Contact the Boonesborough Chapter of DAR

You Can Make a Difference
Join DAR
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