Promotion of Education
carry on the injunction of Washington in his farewell address to the
American people, "to promote, as an object of primary importance,
institutions for the general diffusion of knowledge,"
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National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Carolina Society of the Daughters of the American
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or individual DAR chapters.
REVOLUTIONARY is a newsletter our
chapter has decided to publish with relevant information for
It is our sincere
wish that this newsletter will provide you with valuable
resources and information to aid in history education.
Additionally, we want to share with
you opportunities for students such as essay contests related to
American History, recognition as a good citizen, and scholarship
Box We've put together a tool
box to aid educators in their lesson plans as part of our
efforts to help promote education. Check out the latest editions
to our Tool Box!
are offered to applicants who must first obtain a letter of
sponsorship from a DAR chapter.
For information on NSDAR scholarships, click
For information on NCSDAR scholarships,
But don't forget to
email the Colonel Joseph Winston Chapter, NSDAR for sponsorship
information. We'll also be happy to help you with any
necessary application forms! Good luck!!
are promoted by the NSDAR. Most of these school began with a
small group of children in disadvantaged areas where public
education was not accessible. As improvement of roads and public
education facilities occurred in these areas, the needs of the
communities changed. The schools have grown into fully
operational campuses, meeting the changing needs of their
Today the DAR Schools
encompass a variety of special needs programs including
attention deficit disorder, dyslexia, adult literacy, and
children in family crisis. The DAR also serves thousands of
other eager students from pre-school through college who need a
place to learn to fulfill their potential.
Each school is owned and controlled by a
private, non-profit corporation in the state in which it is
The Colonel Joseph Winston Chapter, NSDAR
works most closely with supporting the following DAR and DAR
School, Inc in South Carolina.
Crossnore Schools, Inc.
in North Carolina.