Learn How to Become a Member
When you join the DAR, you enter a network of more than 185,000 women who form lifelong bonds, honor their American Revolutionary War Patriots, and promote historic preservation, education, and patriotism in their communities. Click on the link above for answers to your questions about becoming a member of this historic and vibrant organization focused on service to our community.
How to Join
Are you eligible to join? There are two requirements:
- be a woman at least eighteen years of age
- provide proof of direct descent from a Patriot (man or woman) who helped to gain American independence
We will be happy to help you search for your Patriot ancestor and help you with the forms and documentation you need. Contact us at membership and we will be in touch with you to help you to begin your path to membership.