Michigan Society C.A.R.


Founded in 1895, the Children of the American Revolution (C.A.R.) is the oldest patriotic youth organization in the nation. Its mission is to promote the training young citizens. As an organization dedicated to service, we strive to make a real contribution to our Communities, our State, and our Country through our activities and projects.

“Good citizens cannot be made suddenly. They must grow.” – Harriett Mulford Lothrop, Founder

National Society of C.A.R. (nscar.org)

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Upcoming Events

Your donations are doubled through a generous matching grant from the Dick and Betsy DeVos Foundation! Watch this video to learn more about the 2019-2020 Michigan C.A.R. State Project to honor Vietnam veterans by sending them on a special honor flight to see their monuments in Washington DC.





Michigan State C.A.R. Conference
The Michigan State Society Children of the American Revolution, Alice Kraatz, State President, and Elizabeth Kraatz, Senior State President, cordially invite you to attend the 87th Annual State Conference on February 21st and 22nd, 2020.

Ramada Lansing Hotel and Conference Center
7501 West Saginaw Highway
Lansing, Michigan 48917

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This website is supported by generous grants from:
  • The Michigan Daughters of the American Revolution (MichDAR.org)
  • The Michigan Sons of the Revolution (SRMI1776.org)
  • The Michigan Sons of the American Revolution (MISSAR.org)