Girls in White Dresses Go Viral: Virtual Paging at the NSDAR 129th Continental Congress

    By Julie Maresco   This was a special year for the NSDAR Continental Congress. When President General Denise VanBuren announced in April that the conference would be held entirely online due to COVID-19, daughters everywhere had to prepare for a very different type of event. This included those girls in white dresses who all look… Continue reading Girls in White Dresses Go Viral: Virtual Paging at the NSDAR 129th Continental Congress

2019 HHC Good Citizen Awarded State Honor

The Hendrick Hudson Chapter, NSDAR recipient of the Good Citizen Award and Essay Contest, Trevor James Wolfe (Ichabod Crane), has recently been honored as one of two winners of the New York State competition. Created in 1934, the DAR Good Citizens Award and Scholarship encourages and rewards qualities of good citizenship to high school seniors… Continue reading 2019 HHC Good Citizen Awarded State Honor

Madonna of the Trail: Monuments and the Real Women They Represent

Written by: Julie Maresco   She left her beloved world behind; To embark on a trail that was seldom kind, And with it came sickness, grief, and sorrow All for the dream of a brighter tomorrow. Poem by: Julie Maresco      I really do learn something new about the NSDAR every day. I don’t know about… Continue reading Madonna of the Trail: Monuments and the Real Women They Represent

Maresco Leads VA Donation Effort

Julie Maresco, member of the Hendrick Hudson Chapter, NSDAR - recently completed an independent project as part of her participation in the DAR's Online Members Course. Ms. Maresco's project involved working with the Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Albany, NY and their voluntary services manager, James Keller. Ms. Maresco coordinated a district-wide drive… Continue reading Maresco Leads VA Donation Effort