Chapter Accolades

The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution has recognized the Presidio Chapter many times in its short history by bestowing the following awards upon its members and committees.

While this list is not all-inclusive, it illustrates a cross-section of the chapter's hard work and dedication not only to the Society's mission, but also to growing the chapter's membership and raising its profile within California.
 
  • State Outstanding Volunteer Genealogist, Christina Ramos, 2010
  • State Outstanding Regent, Christina Ramos, 2012
  • National Outstanding Volunteer Genealogist, Judy Kimball, 2013
  • Southwest Division Outstanding Volunteer Genealogist, Judy Kimball, 2013
  • State Outstanding Volunteer Genealogist, Judy Kimball, 2013
  • State Outstanding Junior, Rachel Allen, 2014
  • National Historic Preservation Medal, Martha Vallejo McGettigan, 2015
  • Office of California State Corresponding Secretary, Christina Ramos, 2016-2018
 
  • Overall Chapter Membership Growth, Chapters over 100 Members first place, 2015
  • Fundraised and donated a new Yamaha baby grand piano to the San Francisco VA Hospital
  • Donated $560 to Tammassee DAR School for playground monkey bars, 2015
  • Outstanding Accomplishments in Attaining One Thousand or More Chapter Achievement Award Points
  • NSDAR Chapter Achievement Award, Level One
  • Fundraised $4,000 for Project Patriot, 2013
  • CSSDAR Certificate of Appreciation to Presidio Chapter for Outstanding Support of the State
  • Regent’s Project - $1,000, Jamison Administration, 2012-2014
  • Certificate of Achievement, Hosting Genealogy Workshops attended by 60 members, 2014
  • Purchased 80 sets of bed sheets for women soldiers returning stateside from Afghanistan, 2014
  • Donated two desks to Kate Duncan Smith DAR School, 2014
  • Certificate of Achievement for Partnership in the Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Commemoration, 2014-2016
  • Certificate of Award, VIS, Highest Number of Web Prospective Members Becoming Member of DAR (17)
  • Certificate of Appreciation for an Outstanding Original Program by a Chapter Member, “Dressing a 19th Century Lady at the Casebolt House” 
  • Certificate of Award, New Members by Application (13) - Bestowed at February 5, 2011, Board of Management Meeting
  • Second Place, Chapter Programs Presented American Heritage, Chapters Under 60 Members
  • First Place, Donation: Friends of the Library, Chapters Under 60 Members 
  • Outstanding Innovation VIS Online Remote Individual Member Training on DAR Application Preparations and Software
  • First Place, Donation: Friends of Seimes, Chapters Under 60 Members 
  • Second Place Volunteer Genealogists Committee, Chapters Under 60 Members
  • Outstanding Innovation VIS Webinar Training Volunteer Genealogy Workshop
  • Certificate of Achievement, Most New Members by Percentage – 89%, Chapters Under 60 Members
  • Certificate of Achievement, New Members by Application – 39%, Chapters Under 60 Members
  • Second place, Outstanding Chapter Newsletter, Chapters Under 60 members
  • Certificate of Achievement, Outstanding Innovation, VIS Prospective Electronic Information Packet
  • Second place Outstanding Chapter Newsletter, Chapters Under 60 members
  • Certificate of Achievement, Outstanding Innovation, Members Social Media Site
  • Certificate of Award, Outstanding New Chapter Website
  • First Place Award DAR Magazine for Percentage of Increased Subscriptions, Chapters Under 60 Members
  • Certificate of Award, New Members by Application (9) – Bestowed October 9, 2010, Board of Management Meeting
  • Certificate of Award, New Members by Application (5) – Bestowed July 5, 2010, Board of Management Meeting
  • Certificate of Award, New Members by Application (32), July 2010 to February 2011

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