Welcome to the Mecosta Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Our chapter was organized in June 1959 with Frances Chapman (Mrs. Lowell) as Organizing Regent. The DAR is a service organization dedicated to historical preservation, promotion of educational and patriotic endeavors, conservation of natural resources, and support of our troops both active and veteran. Our chapter meets and participates in activities in and around the Big Rapids, MI, area.
Big Rapids, Michigan
"GOD, HOME, AND COUNTRY"
The Official Insignia was unanimously adopted by the Board of Management on May 26, 1891, and patented September 22, 1891. The insignia is represented by the:
Golden Wheel - Spinning Wheel
Platinum of White Gold Distall - Flax
Blue Rim and the Distaff - Colors of the Society
Stars - Original Thirteen Colonies
National Theme - 2010 - 2013
"Preserve the Past, Enhance the Present, Invest in the Future""
State Theme - 2009 - 2012
"Let our footsteps guide us along the pathways, to preserve our Historical Heritage."
State Bible Verse - 2009 - 2012
"Thy word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." (Psalm 119:105)
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.
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Page last updated 24 Aug 2010