The National Society of the Children of the American Revolution,
founded in 1895, is the nation's oldest patriotic youth organization. Membership is offered to any child from birth
to 21 years
of age who is lineally descended from a man or woman who, with unfailing loyalty, rendered material aid to the cause of American
Independence as a soldier, sailor, civil officer or recognized patriot in one of the several Coloies or States or of the United
Members gain invaluable leadership experience in conducting meetings,
following parliamentary procedures and standard protocol, serving as delegates and speaking before groups at local, state and
national conferences. The responsibility and privilege of selecting officers helps members gain an understanding of the democratic
The National Society of the Children of the American Revolution trains good
citizens, develops leaders and promotes love of the United States of American and its heritage among people.
The Object of C.A.R.
The N.S.C.A.R. has six primary objectives in its Bylaws; these objectives
are the foundation of the organization.
1. To acquire knowledge of American History.
2. To preserve and restore places of Historical importance associated with men
women who forwarded American Independence.
3. To ascertain the deeds and honor the memories of the men, women and children who
rendered service to the cause of the American Revolution.
4. To promote the celebration of patriotic anniversaries.
5. To honor and cherish the Flag of the United States of America above every other flag.
6. To love, uphold and extend the principles of American liberty and patriotism.