The Daughters of the American Revolution is a nonprofit, nonpolitical women’s volunteer service organization dedicated to promoting historic preservation, education, and patriotism.
||October 11, 1890
||1896 by an Act of Congress
||Historic Preservation, Education, Patriotism
||God, Home, and Country
- 185,000 members
- 3,000 chapters in all 50 states and Washington, D.C.
- International chapters in Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, France, Germany, Guam, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Russia, Spain, United Kingdom
- More than 950,000 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.
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