Welcome to the Rochester Chapter NSDAR

The Rochester Chapter NSDAR was chartered in 1903.
We currently have 84 members.
Members live as far away as California, Florida, Illinois, Michigan, Nebraska, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington, but the majority of our members
live within an hour of Rochester, Minnesota.

The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR or DAR) have dedicated themselves to
promote historic preservation, education and patriotism.

The Rochester Chapter NSDAR has undertaken numerous activities and programs over the past years to promote the DAR mission.

Historic Preservation
Help maintain the William Dee Log Cabin
Volunteers assist the History Center of Olmsted County with special preservation projects

Sponsor the American History Essay contests
Sponsor the DAR Good Citizens Essay contests
Sponsor the Pipestone Society of the Children of the American Revolution
Support Community Classroom
Many opportunities in Literacy promotion
Support the DAR schools


Participate in naturalization ceremonies held in Rochester, Minnesota
Support Ironwood Springs Christian Ranch - Operation Welcome Home for
military personnel returning home from deployment
Support military veterans and the active military
flag donation to area school

Promote Constitution Week to the local schools and throughout the community