What we do…

Historic Preservation

  • Mark gravesites of American Revolutionary War Patriots.
  • Clean headstones of Patriot graves.
  • Sponsor the West Virginia Period Room at the DAR Museum in Washington, D.C.
  • Published Genealogical, Burial, & Service Data for Revolutionary War Patriots Buried in West Virginia.
  • Maintain West Virginia Madonna of the Trail statue.


  • Sponsor American History Essay Contests, DAR Good Citizens, and the Blanche L. Reymann Scholarship.
  • Promote literacy.
  • Provide classroom support.
  • Encourage the study of the U.S. Constitution.
  • Promote conservation.


  • Recognize and honor our veterans, participate in Wreaths Across America, and support the Veterans Adminstration (VA) hospitals.
  • Participate in parades and community events.
  • Encourage respect of the American flag.
  • Support of our active duty service members.
  • Participate in nationalization ceremonies.