Search billions of records on Ancestry.com

dar_insignia_kathy

Welcome to Charlotte Bay Chapter

National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

Punta Gorda, Florida

charlotte bay

The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution was founded on

October 11, 1890. We are a service organization dedicated to serve our Nation.

Objectives

Historic Preservation

Promotion of Education

Patriotic Endeavors

The DAR Motto: God, Home, Country

National Theme - 2013 - 2016

"Honoring Our Heritage - Focusing on the Future - Celebrating America"

flagbar

Florida Theme - 2015 - 2017

"Florida DAR - Sailing into The Future"

Chapter meetings are held the 4th Monday of each month, October through May, inclusive, with exceptions. The Charlotte Bay Chapter is located in S. W. Florida with members from Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte area. The chapter received its charter on October 19, 1973, at Punta Gorda with 22 members and Mrs. Alfred M. (Verna) Warner was the Organizing Regent.


swirl

Charlotte Bay Chapter Officers

2015 - 2017

Regent -Diana Dulkiewicz

Treasurer -Betty Babitzke

Vice Regent -Sue Arentsen

Registrar - Jana-Lee Bair

Chaplain -Lynda Freas

Historian - Connie Britton

Recording Secretary - Patricia Harris

Librarian - Debbie Harrington

Corresponding Secretary - Lynn Bartz

Parliamentarian: - Beverly Damonte

swirl

Membership Information Contact - Jana-Lee Bair

flagbar

Chapter Activities

Coordinates members' participation in the celebrations of national observances such as Veteran's Day, Memorial Day and Flag Day.                              

œ Promotes the issuance of a proclamation by the City Council and the County Commissioners, designating September 26 as Constitution Week

œ Recognizes and rewards the qualities of a Good Citizen among senior high school students.

œ Supports the DAR Schools.

œ Presents annual awards to a local senior cadet in the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps at the three Charlotte County High Schools.

œ Recognizes and rewards elementary and middle school students entered in the American History Essay Contest.

œ Supports the NSDAR Library

œ Supports the National Computerization Project

œ Supports the State Regent's Projects

œ Supports the State C. A. R.

œ Supports the State/National Junior Projects

œ Supports the President General Projects

flagwave

The Charlotte Bay Chapter is the proud sponsor of the following:

2015 NSDAR Community Service Award Roger Tetrault Foundation
Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Garden

2013 NSDAR Community Service Award Major Philanthrophic Contributor

Virginia B. Andes

2012 NSDAR Community Service Award

TEAM Punta Gorda

2010 NSDAR National Americanism Award

Dr. MARK ASPERILLA

2004 and 1999 NSDAR Medal of Honor Awards

Mrs. J. LYNN STEPHENS, noted communications owner, veteran, and community leader

Mr. LINDSEY WILLIAMS, noted historian, veteran and writer

2008, 2004, and 2001 NSDAR Community Service Awards

Dr. MARK ASPERILLA & Dr. DAVID M. KLEIN

Mrs. J. LYNN STEPHENS

Mr. U. S. CLEVELAND, noted historian, writer, veteran and community leader

2002 Conservation Award

Mrs. MONICA DORKEN, educator and program coordinator, Charlotte Harbor Environmental Center

flagbar

Please click on the following sites listed below for further information.

galleon

- A note of ancient history -

Ponce de Leon landed on our shores in Charlotte Harbor in 1521

Thank you for visiting our site.

The DAR Insignia is the property of, and is copyrighted by, The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Web hyperlinks to non-DAR sites are not the responsibility of the NSDAR, the state organizations, or individual DAR chapters.

Site maintained by Patti Drew, Webmaster. Updated 11/24/15

Please contact our Webmaster for further information.

VIS%20approval%20graphic.jpg