Tillicum Chapter NSDAR
Daughters of the American Revolution
Des Moines, Washington

Tillicum Chapter Membership

Who can join?

Any woman 18 years or older who can prove lineal, bloodline descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence is eligible to join the DAR. She must provide documentation for each statement of birth, marriage, and death, as well as of the Revolutionary War service of her patriot ancestor.

What do we do for community activities?

  • Conservation: donate bedding to animal shelters, recycle
  • Literacy: donate books and magazines to local libraries
  • Highline Schools: donate to DAR Good Citizens Award
  • Patriotism: displays in two local schools
  • NSDAR Schools: donate Campbell soup labels and gifts
  • Tahoma National Cemetery: visit and give tours
  • Federal Way Schools: donate to JROTC programs
  • Flags: donate to school children and replace worn flags

Where can I get help?

Tillicum Chapter NSDAR volunteers can provide guidance and assistance with the application process.

How do I start?

Download a pedigree chart from the DAR and start filling it in. If possible, consult with your parents or grandparents to complete as many generations as possible.