The DAR, founded in 1890, headquartered in Washington, DC, is a volunteer women's service organization dedicated to promoting patriotism, preserving American history, and securing America's future through better education for children.
Theodosia Burr Chapter members participated in the Military Appreciation Days Parade on Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach recently.
For an invitation to a meeting, or to get more information about becoming a chapter member,
please contact us! We look forward to meeting you.
Our chapter is named after Theodosia Burr Alston, daughter of Vice President of the United States, Aaron Burr and wife of South Carolina Governor, Joseph Alston. The chapter was founded on an anniversary of George Washington's birthday,
February 22, 1958.
The first meeting was held in 1958 at the Dunes Club in Myrtle Beach. Today, over 140 members reflect a variety of geographic origins with most of our members from the Grand Strand.