Children of the American Revolution
C.A.R., the nation’s oldest, largest, patriotic youth organization offers someone who rendered material aid to the cause of American Independence as a soldier, sailor, civil officer, or recognized patriot in one of the several Colonies or States, or of the United States. C.A.R. activities focus on
patriotism, service, and education about our American heritage.
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.
National Website: www.dar.org
Michigan State Website: www.michdar.org
Sons of the American Revolution
The S.A.R. is a historical, educational, and patriotic non-profit, United States 501(c)3, corporation that seeks to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, an appreciation for true patriotism, a respect for our national symbols, the value of American citizenship, and the unifying force of e pluribus unum that has created, from the people of many nations, one nation and one people.
National Website: www.sar.org
Michigan State Website: www.missar.org
Sons of the Revolution
The Sons of the Revolution was founded in 1876 by members of the Society of the Cincinnati wishing to broaden participation in preserving the American Heritage on the eve of this country’s centennial. Its mission is to promote knowledge and appreciation of the achievement of American independence and to foster fellowship among its members. As a 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization devoted to the principles and ideals of its founders,
the modern Society maintains its headquarters, in Colonial Williamsburg,
Virginia with 30 societies in the United States and Europe.
National Website: www.sr1776.org