DCDAR Welcomes You!
Interested in getting involved in your community? Come join the 1,100 District of Columbia Daughters who are making a difference by serving their community and country through encouraging historic preservation, supporting education, and promoting patriotism.
The District of Columbia State Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DCDAR) is a multigenerational women's volunteer service organization, with more than a third of its membership under forty. If you can trace your lineage to a patriot of the American Revolution, we would be honored to have you join us as a member of one of our 18 chapters in the District of Columbia State Society. Find out more about Membership here.
Enjoy exploring our website and we look forward to hearing from you.
Janet McFarland, State Regent 2016-2018
State Regent 2016-2018
What We Do
Fostering good citizenship and welcoming new citizens at naturalization ceremonies;
Educating our youth and promoting literacy;
Providing continual stewardship of the District of Columbia boundary stones, our nation’s first national monuments; and
honoring and supporting veterans.
Any woman 18 years of age or older, regardless of race, religion or ethnic background, who can prove lineal, bloodline descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence is eligible to join the DAR.
We look forward to welcoming you as
an active member of DCDAR!
Our Mission Areas:
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We are lucky to have so many juniors (and juniors at heart) in DCDAR that help support these schools.
Congratulations to the 2018-2020 #DCDAR State Regent Marcia Guzauskas! She was officially sworn in at the close of #darcc18 and given her State Regent sash. We look forward to the next two years under your leadership. #nsdar #todaysDAR
Today closes the two year term of State Regent Janet McFarland. She said, "Thank You for a wonderful 2 years! It has been a privilege and honor to represent the over 1,100 District of Columbia Daughters in 18 chapters these past two years. Your su...
#DCDAR loves National Defense Night at #darcc18! Congratulations to all the award winners honored by #nsdar tonight, thank you for your service! #todaysdar