Chapter Activities




Fort Industry Chapter
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution





CHAPTER ACTIVITIES

Community is very important to our Fort Industry Chapter.  Below you will find a number of
things our chapter has participated in to promote our DAR mission.





Our chapter held a Wreath Laying Ceremony at Fallen Timbers Monument on Memorial Day.                    
            
                          









The Sylvania Historical Village was the recipient of a DAR Special Projects Grant, sponsored by our chapter, to restore the parlor of the Heritage Center Museum House.  



Our chapter holds our annual fundraiser with a White Elephant Auction, Officers Silent Auction and a Christmas Luncheon each December.



Our 2018 Community Service Award was presented to Julia Wiley, President of the Fallen Timbers Battlefield Preservation Commission.





Chapter members volunteered to work at the finish line of the Churchill's Half Marathon and ProMedica 5K to End Hunger at The Shops at Fallen Timbers in Maumee, Ohio for our 2018 DAR Service to America Day.         
                              



Our chapter awarded the NSDAR Conservation Medal to Jan Dixon, Ph.D. who while pursuing her interests in birding and wildlife gardening, in turn developed a passion for butterflies.

 
      

Our chapter was one of three chapters in the country who nominated Lynn Novick of Florentine Films for her work on "The Vietnam War" for the 2018 National Media and Entertainment Award.  Our regent was a special guest of NSDAR President General Ann Turner Dillon and Ms. Novick, the keynote speaker for the opening night session of Continental Congress, on June 20, 2019.




Christmas cards are signed and distributed  to veterans and active military through our local Red Cross.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
As part of the Community Classroom Committee our chapter has adopted a local classroom donating school supplies to begin the year.

                                                      



We place displays at the local libraries for Constitution Week.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              











Our chapter attends monthly Naturalization Ceremonies in the Toledo area.  One of our chapter members mentored one of the new citizens through the process of becoming an 
American Citizen.
















Through the DAR's National Defense Committee our chapter awards the Bronze ROTC Medal to a student cadet for outstanding ability and achievement in high school and the ROTC programs of the Commodore Perry Division of the Naval Sea Cadet Corp.