The WSSDAR has been true to the precepts of the National Society of God, Home, and Country; and to our own State Society of Patriotism, Reverence, and Remembrance. We have made a difference in the lives of hundreds of military members at home and deployed, and to the veterans we honor in so many of our activities. Thousands of dollars of goods have been donated and sent abroad to support our troops. In addition, the WSSDAR chapters contribute annually to Wreaths Across America.
DAR members’ love of country is evident in the multitude of patriotic endeavors they pursue, including:
Jonah Winter is the author of more than thirty celebrated nonfiction picture books. Barry Blitt’s illustrations have appeared on more than eighty New Yorker covers, many other prominent publications, and he has also illustrated a number of picture books.
It is a delightful read! Go to https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Founding-Fathers!/Jonah-Winter/9781442442740
Sacajawea Chapter Member, NSDAR is proud to be a 12!
Army Nurse, Lieutenant Colonel Barbara Nichols, Retired, was chosen to raise the 12 Flag for the NFL Seattle Seahawks at their annual Military Tribute game on November 20, 2017.
Barbara’s military service extended from World War II, to Korea Mash units, and finally Vietnam where she earned the Bronze Star for meritorious service in a combat zone.
The Founding Fathers! Those Horse-Ridin', Fiddle-Playin', Book-Readin', Gun-Totin' Gentlemen Who Started America By Jonah Winter Illustrated by Barry Blitt Published by Simon & Schuster. Nominated by the Washington State Society, NSDAR selected this children's book as the national winner of the 2019 Excellence in American History Children's Book Award.
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