DAR Chapter Completes 2021 With Yearend Giving

  • Officers of Barrington, IL based Signal Hill Chapter, NSDAR celebrate completion of yearend giving to benefit local non-profit organizations. Seated (L-R): 1st Vice Regent Kathy Boyle, Historian Lisa Davis, Regent Joyce Wright, Treasurer Donna Cardwell. Standing (L-R): Chaplain Lynn Watters, Librarian Lynne Backer, Corresponding Secretary Susan Olund. Not pictured: Recording Secretary Diane Scholten, Parliamentarian Kathy Casey, and 2nd Vice Regent Christy Parkinson.Photograph courtesy of Signal Hill Chapter, NSDAR

    Officers of Barrington, IL based Signal Hill Chapter, NSDAR celebrate completion of yearend giving to benefit local non-profit organizations. Seated (L-R): 1st Vice Regent Kathy Boyle, Historian Lisa Davis, Regent Joyce Wright, Treasurer Donna Cardwell. Standing (L-R): Chaplain Lynn Watters, Librarian Lynne Backer, Corresponding Secretary Susan Olund. Not pictured: Recording Secretary Diane Scholten, Parliamentarian Kathy Casey, and 2nd Vice Regent Christy Parkinson.Photograph courtesy of Signal Hill Chapter, NSDAR

 
 
Updated 12/30/2021 10:00 AM

Barrington, IL-based Signal Hill Chapter, NSDAR, completed another unprecedented year by fulfilling its mission to support local non-profits through monetary donations. Due to its fund-raising efforts throughout 2021, the chapter was able to distribute $19,000 to various local charities and organizations, specifically in the areas of historic preservation, education, patriotism, conservation and Native Americans, including:

Encore Music Academy Youth Orchestra of Crystal Lake, IL, Harper College Education Foundation Promise Program, Elgin History Museum, Lake County Forest Preserve Preservation Foundation Bess Bower Dunn Museum, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier - A marker for Evergreen Cemetery in Barrington, IL, Wreaths Across America, Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans, USO of Illinois - Great Lakes, NSDAR - Friends of American Indian Scholarship, Friends of the Fox River, and Green Youth Farm in Lake County, in addition to several other organizations.

 

The Signal Hill Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) was founded in Barrington, IL in 1972. NSDAR is a volunteer women's service organization headquartered in Washington, DC. Since its founding in 1890 over one million women have joined both nationally and around the world.

Membership in NSDAR is open to any woman aged 18 and over who can prove lineal descent from a patriot of the American Revolution. For more information, please visit: https://signalhilldar.com.

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