Emily Nelson Daughters are busy throughout the year supporting the DAR’s three mission areas. Below are a few examples of some of our activities!

Historic Preservation

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preserving brandywine

From 2018-2020 we are learning about and raising funds to help preserve the Brandywine Battlefield, which played a key role in the Revolutionary War.

Education

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support for the dar schools

In 2018 we learned about the DAR schools, collected schools supplies and other needed items, and took a road trip to deliver some of the items in person.

Patriotism

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Naturalization Ceremonies

Emily Nelson Daughters often attend naturalization ceremonies to welcome and support our nation’s newest citizens.

Other Recent Activities…

Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America

Carrying the Flags in the National Fourth of July Parade

Carrying the Flags in the National Fourth of July Parade

Making pocket Flags for active duty soldiers

Making pocket Flags for active duty soldiers

Gardening at the National Arboretum

Gardening at the National Arboretum

Welcoming Veterans at the WWII Memorial

Welcoming Veterans at the WWII Memorial

Planting endangered species in the Anacostia River

Planting endangered species in the Anacostia River

Paging at State Conference

Paging at State Conference

*Photo credit: banner, J. Leahy; DAR Schools, Janet McFarland