California State Society Daughters of the American Revolution

Welcome to the official website for the California State Society, Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR or DAR), founded in 1891.

California Daughters invite you to discover how you can join the DAR. Any woman 18 years or older, regardless of race, religion, or ethnic background able to prove lineal descent from a patriot ancestor who provided aid to the cause of independence in the American Revolution, is eligible for membership.


California State Headquarters
Glendora, CA

As a member of our nonprofit, nonpolitical women’s service organization, you enter a network of nearly 10,000 women throughout California who form lifelong bonds of friendship; honor their revolutionary ancestors; and promote historic preservation, education, and patriotism in their communities. Daughters in California logged over 1,000,000 hours of service from 2016-2019.

Statewide Events Promote Education, Historic Preservation,
and Patriotism

Daughters learn of the historical struggle for women's right to vote through special presentations and celebratory fun!

Commemorating the Madonna of the Trail 90th Anniversary

Daughters gathered for a Day of Service – Supporting Our Deployed

As you explore this website, check out our list of 114 DAR chapters located throughout California. The list is organized geographically to help you find a chapter in your area. Learn more about Today’s DAR and the membership process.

Susan Broderick
State Regent 2020-2022

Theme: With Full Hearts…We Can & We Will Rise and Shine in Service to God, Home, & Country

Scriptures: Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord. Colossians 3:23
Keep your eyes focused on what is right and look straight ahead to what is good.. Proverbs 4:25

Daughters are vibrant, active women who are passionate about community service, preserving history, educating children, as well as honoring and supporting those who serve our nation. Won’t you join us?

National Society Daughters 
of the American Revolution