National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

About National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

The DAR, founded in 1890 and headquartered in Washington, D.C., is a non-profit, non-political volunteer women's service organization dedicated to promoting patriotism, preserving American history, and securing America's future through better education for children.

DAR members volunteer millions of service hours annually in their local communities including supporting active duty military personnel and assisting veteran patients, awarding thousands of dollars in scholarships and financial aid each year to students, and supporting schools for underserved children with annual donations exceeding one million dollars.

As one of the most inclusive genealogical societies in the country, DAR boasts 180,000 members in 3,000 chapters across the United States and internationally.


Temporary Book Shelver

June 2019 - July 2019 Roanoke, VA
“Instructions were clear. I could listen to audio books as I shelved as long as it didn't interfere with my work. The other shelvers worked just as hard as I did, which was reassuring.”
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