Category Archives: Service to America

Announcement: National DAR Day of Service

A huge thank you to all California Daughters for continuing to log Service to America hours in the online tally. Keep up the great work!! California’s goal for 2019 is 340,000 hours. President General Denise Doring VanBuren has set the … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America | Comments Off on Announcement: National DAR Day of Service

Announcement: Service to America – California Accomplished 1,000,000 Hours During the Dillon Administration

California Daughters proudly announced at Continental Congress the Service to America accomplishment of 1,000,000 hours accrued during the Dillon administration. Congratulations to all and big shout of “thank you”! Many of the chapters met their suggested goals for June, and … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America | Comments Off on Announcement: Service to America – California Accomplished 1,000,000 Hours During the Dillon Administration

State Regent Announcement: Service to America Hours – Deadline June 15, 2019

Just recently the Southwest Division Chairman of the Service to America Committee informed this State Regent that California Daughters have logged just over 870,000 hours for Service to America, representing your volunteer hours during the three years of the Dillon … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America | Comments Off on State Regent Announcement: Service to America Hours – Deadline June 15, 2019

Announcement: All DAR Work Counts as Acceptable Service to America Hours

ATTENTION ALL CALIFORNIA DAUGHTERS! There were comments by members at the CSSDAR State Conference that chapter officers DO NOT count their work as acceptable Service to America hours! WRONG! Chapter officers, committee chairs, every chapter member…ALL DAR work can and … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America | Comments Off on Announcement: All DAR Work Counts as Acceptable Service to America Hours

Announcement: Service to America Hours 2018! Thank you!

Congratulations to all our California chapters for entering their Service to America hours for 2018.  We now have five months left to wrap this up and do our share to help President General Ann Dillon complete her goal of 19,000,000 … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America | Comments Off on Announcement: Service to America Hours 2018! Thank you!

Announcement: Final Stretch to Enter Your 2018 Service to America Hours

Thank you, California DAR Daughters who have responded and are actively entering their Service to America volunteer hours. There is one chapter, not the largest in the state, that has accumulated over 11,000 hours–which is by far the highest to … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America | Comments Off on Announcement: Final Stretch to Enter Your 2018 Service to America Hours

Announcement: It’s Crunch Time for Service to America Hours!

California Daughters: IT IS CRUNCH TIME! There are ONLY TWO MONTHS left to log on and record your SERVICE TO AMERICA HOURS. No more dilly dally! Did you know that ALL DAR work counts on the Online Tally? Start NOW … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America | Comments Off on Announcement: It’s Crunch Time for Service to America Hours!

Service to America: Members at Large, Count Those Hours!

Attention all MEMBERS AT LARGE!  Your volunteer service hours are also needed to keep California Service To America Online Tally growing.  There is a box to check on the Online Tally for the Members At Large which is totaled into … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America | Comments Off on Service to America: Members at Large, Count Those Hours!

Announcement: Get Those Service to America Hours Recorded for 2018!

TICK-TOCK, TICK-TOCK, TICK-TOCK DON’T DILLY DALLY GET THOSE HOURS ON THE TALLY! The clock is ticking away, dear Daughters, and California has some catching up to do to bring ourselves up to last year’s recorded hours. WE CAN DO BETTER … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America | Comments Off on Announcement: Get Those Service to America Hours Recorded for 2018!

DAR World Record in Patriotism

President General Lynn Young announces that “as the grand finale of our Celebrate America! service initiative, we have set an ambitious goal to set a world record, literally, in Patriotism working with officials at GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™.” This is a … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America | Comments Off on DAR World Record in Patriotism

Chapter Chatter: Gaspar de Portola Celebrate America with Anniversary Year Float

Gaspar de Portola Chapter, Stanford, Calif., participated in the 2015 Redwood City Fourth of July Parade with a patriotic-themed float. The chapter banner preceded the float, upon which sat the focal point – a six foot round DAR 125th anniversary … Continue reading

Posted in 125th Anniversary, Chapter Chatter, Service to America | Comments Off on Chapter Chatter: Gaspar de Portola Celebrate America with Anniversary Year Float

Celebrate America! with the Patriots Records Project

Our sincere thanks for helping attain over 10,000,000 hours of recorded service time during the first two years of the Young Administration! Our new challenge issued at the 2015 Continental Congress is to push on to 12,500,000 hours next year … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America | Comments Off on Celebrate America! with the Patriots Records Project

Chapter Chatter: Seven District XIV Chapters Support Susan G. Komen 3-Day

District XIV Daughters, led by Director Jeanette Shiel, did an amazing job last month supporting breast cancer research in San Diego County. Early in the month, Celebrate America Chair Jennifer Smith hosted a crafting party to create the 2,500 DAR … Continue reading

Posted in Chapter Chatter, Service to America, Women's Issues | Comments Off on Chapter Chatter: Seven District XIV Chapters Support Susan G. Komen 3-Day

State Regent’s Message: November 2014

Dear California Daughters, November holds two important days for all of us to observe:  Veterans Day and Thanksgiving Day. On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day in the eleventh month in 1918, the world rejoiced and celebrated the signing … Continue reading

Posted in Service to America, State Regent's Message, Veterans | Comments Off on State Regent’s Message: November 2014
Gallery

NEW NATIONAL COMMITTEE – CELEBRATE AMERICA!

The Celebrate America Committee is a new National Special Committee formed by the Young Administration to honor and celebrate DAR’s dedication to public service and to also bring awareness to the general population that we are not just a lineage … Continue reading

Posted in News - State, Service to America | Comments Off on NEW NATIONAL COMMITTEE – CELEBRATE AMERICA!