Chapter Activities



Fort Industry Chapter
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution





CHAPTER ACTIVITIES

Community is very important to our Fort Industry Chapter.  Below you will find a number of
things our chapter has participated in to promote our DAR mission.



Our chapter donates books to the NSDAR Library each year.

                                                         



Anita Sanchez-Serda, Director of the Sylvania Area Family Services, was presented a $3,000 Special Projects Grant for the agency's after-school program to purchase Google Chromebook computers, a docking station and headsets.





               





Our Community Service Award was given to Dawn Heisler in honor of all the work she has done for Heroes for Action, a military support outreach program she founded.










Our chapter collects Box Tops, ink cartridges and monies for the support of our DAR Schools



      





Activity books were collected for the Northwest Ohio Ronald McDonald House for our 2016 Service to America Day






                                                         


 

Leslie Arendt presented a program on "Changes in Women's Fashion, 1750-1880."








 
      

Christmas cards are signed and distributed  to veterans and active military through our local Red Cross.








                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        



Our chapter received a Proclamation for Constitution Week from the City of Toledo's mayor.








                                                         
   




We place displays at the local libraries for Constitution Week.









T-shirts, socks, toiletries, books, snacks, etc. are collected for our local homeless veterans and active military persons.

Two wreaths are donated at Christmas each year for the "Wreaths Across America" project.

                                                        
                            
                                                                                          


 
  Our chapter collects items for active military persons who are
serving in Afghanistan.                   
                                                                     





                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        




Our chapter donated items from the "Wish List" of the Bethany House, a long-term transitional shelter for victims of domestic violence and presented them to Deidra Lashley, Executive Director. 














Our chapter attends monthly naturalization ceremonies in the Toledo area.













Through the DAR's National Defense Committee our chapter awards the Bronze ROTC Medal to a student cadet for outstanding ability and achievement in high school and the ROTC programs of the Commodore Perry Division of the Naval Sea Cadet Corp.