El Paso de Robles Chapter, NSDAR

CHAPTER in ACTION                                                                                  El Paso de Robles Chapter, NSDAR, hopes to inspire you to attend a chapter social, meeting, event, or activity promoting historic preservation, education, and patriotism. Our chapter works as a team, while we learn about one another and our ancestors.  

Intermix                                                                                                                                         At the California State Conference, Anne Edgecombe, Regent, poses with a few chapter board members on opening night. The conference allowed DAR members to intermix, and it was an honor to meet Adele Lancaster, State Regent.     

Included                                                                                                                                   El Paso de Robles Chapter, NSDAR, celebrated 70 years of service. Our district director was included in the wonderful fellowship of our members. 

Input                                                                                                                                      Our American History/Youth Contest chair hears input about the future from our chapter’s DAR Good Citizens essay contest winners, North County High School students.

Initiative                                                                                                                                                                El Paso de Robles Chapter, NSDAR, celebrates the holidays with a group photo. Anne Edgecombe, Regent, and DAR Service for Veterans chair honor a chapter member for showing initiative. 

Invested                                                                                                                                       Chapter members invested hearts, money, and time in the DAR Service for Veterans Committee. El Paso de Robles Chapter, NSDAR, became sponsors for Wreaths Across America. Wreaths were placed on all 350 veterans' graves at the Templeton Cemetery located in Templeton, California.

Indebted                                                                                                                                       The program for our November meeting was an activity. Working as a chapter, filling Project Patriot boxes, members talked about how indebted we are to our military for our freedom and the sacrifices they make.

                                                                  El Paso de Robles Chapter, NSDAR, hosted the District VII meeting and invited the CSSDAR Vice Regent and speaker Jamie Warner from Mighty Oaks Warrior Program.

Infused                                                                                                                                           Our chapter members were infused by the large turn out of other DAR members from District VII chapters. We enjoyed socializing and making new DAR friends from around the district sharing ideas for chapter projects.

Inservice                                                                                                                                        To honor the anniversary of DAR’s founding, chapter members inservice donated a bag of groceries for DAR Day of Service at the October meeting. El Paso de Robles Chapter supports, Loaves and Fishes in North County. 

Instrumental                                                                                                                                          Two chapter members were instrumental in bringing the chapter together over the summer. The theme was sunflowers and we were treated to a delicious lunch; lemon-filled cake, and homemade ginger cookies.  

Inspiring                                                                                                                                            Our Commemorative Events Committee chair, with an inspiring vision, helped the chapter win the 4th of July Templeton Parade Sweepstakes Award! Soldiers from Camp Roberts marched with us in historic dress, honoring Margaret Corbin.

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