About DAR

The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) was founded on October 11, 1890, with the purposes of historic preservation, promotion of education, and patriotic endeavor. Any woman at least 18 years of age, who can prove lineal, blood line descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence, is eligible for membership. For membership questions, please contact our state membership chairman.

The National Society accomplishes the majority of its work under a committee system. Focus of some committees includes: educational programs, scholarship competitions, citizenship awards, literacy programs, lineage research, commemorative events, just to name a few. For more information visit the NSDAR web site.

Wherever your interest lies, the DAR has a program area where you can enjoy working with other women to support God, Home, and Country.

For membership inquiries, please contact our state membership chairman


The Nevada State Society consists of 15 DAR chapters located around our great state. With some 785 members statewide, the DAR in Nevada actively supports our contributing over 35 thousand volunteer hours each year. Our committee work involves various activities which support the National DAR mission: historic preservation, patriotism, and education.
Regent Terry Rubenstein
Vice Regent Lori Bagwell
Chaplain Laura Cline-Weber
Recording Secretary Carolyn Riise
Corresponding Secretary Deborah Carroll
Organizing Secretary Bethney Siefert
Treasurer Barbara Youngman
Registrar Vikki Allen-Kyger
Historian Bobbie Parra
Librarian Becky Damoth
Parliamentarian Kimberly Whitfield
The Nevada State Society also proudly sponsors two Children of the American Revolution Societies.
As part of its historical preservation endeavors, the DAR in Nevada over the years has placed markers in places of historical significance.
The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) awards more than $150,000 in scholarships and financial aid each year. Scholarships are awarded without regard to race, religion, sex, or national origin. All four-year, or more, scholarships must be for consecutive years. All applicants must be citizens of the United States and attend an accredited college or university in the United States. The only exception is the American Indian Scholarship, which is also available for vocational training. Visit the NSDAR web site for information regarding individual scholarship requirements.
Ila Warner Nevada DAR Scholarships