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Changes to National Dues and Fees (2009)

Recent Changes to National Fees and Dues Structure

 

1. FEES:

  • Membership Application. Each new member application fee will increase from $60 to $80 on applications received after January 1, 2010.
  • Membership Family Plan. Family Plan applications received after January 1, 2010 will cost $80 for the first application and $30 for each additional application in the same family.

2. DUES:

  • National Dues. Effective dues year 2010, Regular Membership dues increase to $30.

School's Starting....Don't be Late for Class!

 

     With many school districts across the country beginning another academic year this week, the SAR Outreach Education program is revving up for another busy year as well. Outreach Education wants to encourage all SAR members to start those important conversations with educators, school administrators, and other like-minded community members about the SAR mission.

Bermuda Gunpowder Plot! Press Release & Newspaper Article

For Immediate Release
August 3, 2015

 

Patriotic Organizations to Commemorate
A Little-Known Event of the American Revolution . . . in Bermuda!

 

What’s That Racket? A Ratchet!

By: Amanda Rush

Ratchet, c. 1700

Wood, 8 5/8 inches long

Donated to the SAR in June, 1983.

 

The 2015 Sgt. Moses Adams Memorial Middle School Brochure Contest Winner is Chosen

     Each year, the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) invites all 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students interested in the American Revolution to participate in the Sgt. Moses Adams Memorial Middle School Brochure Contest. After a thorough review and evaluation at the 125th SAR Congress in July, the 2015 award winner is Mr. Robby C. Griffin, an 8th grade student representing the Georgia SAR.

2015 Sgt. Moses Adams Memorial Middle School Brochure Contest Diplay

The 2015 Americanism Elementary School Poster Contest Winner is Chosen

     Every year, the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) invites all 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students to participate in the Americanism Elementary School Poster Contest. After examining a highly competitive field of entrants at the 125th SAR Congress in July, the 2015 award winner is Mr. Ryan Yi, a 5th grade student representing the California SAR.

1st Place 2015 Americanism Elementary School Poster (California SAR)

Final Results for the 2015 Americanism Contests

By: Mark C Anthony, NSSAR Americanism Committee Chairman

The National Society Americanism Committee is pleased to publish the full listing of final results for the 2015 Americanism and President General's contests. The 2014 contest year saw an explosion in the number of entries with an almost 50% increase in participation over the prior year. Of the 552 chapters, 163 or 29.5% submitted a score sheet. Of the 58 societies, 15 or 25.9% submitted an entry.

Genealogist Wins National Book Awards

 

Michael N. Henderson

 

member of the Georgia Society

 

 

Michael N. Henderson

SAR Education Open House Had a Strong Presence at Congress

     This year’s annual SAR Congress held in Louisville, Kentucky, offered the first Outreach Education Open House and has raised expectations for future events. Spanning from Friday morning until Wednesday evening, the open house welcomed over two hundred of SAR members, historians, and interested public visitors while at the Galt House.

SAR Education Open House Reaches Out at Congress

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