Holocaust survivor, Steen Metz gave a moving presentation at Barrington Area Library. His wish is that we tell 4 other people about the Holocaust, to remember, and be kind to each other.
Regent Joyce Wright and Corresponding Secretary Kathy Casey and other Daughters represented our Signal Hill DAR Chapter. The Northwest Territory Alliance held a Revolutionary War encampment and battle demonstration at Cantigny War Museum, in Winfield, IL.
Signal Hill Chapter NSDAR supplements a snack canteen in a low income neighborhood Elementary School. Members contribute healthy snacks throughout the school year.
We continue to support Sunny Hill School, Carpentersville. Please donate healthy snacks, no Peanut products. All donations are appreciated by the children.
Mary Sandener coordinates the Veterans Community Meal in Barrington, she received the DAR Community Service Award from Regent Deb Edlund.
Each year, Signal Hill Chapter NSDAR members donate thousands of dollars to deserving charities whose missions compliment DAR mission: education, historic preservation, and patriotism. Our gifts also encompass conservation, Native American, and Women’s Issues organizations.
In the Village Board of Trustees meeting in Barrington, village president Karen Darch, receives the DAR Prestigious Award for Community Service from Regent Deb Edlund.
The Barrington Area Library receives an award from Signal Hill NSDAR First Regent Ann Wilkerson.
Linda Wichman presents Barrington's White House donation to restore and preserve historic costumes.
District 220 Students will benefit from our donation to the Harper College Promise Scholarship.
They sponsor the GEMS program that helps Sunny Hill 5th grade girls.
The Ela Historical Society will be able to replace their aging computer equipment.
Mindful Waste at Smart Farm receives our donation.
A Historic Preservation Recognition Award was given to Mrs. Damisch, former DAR member, for her work in founding the Rutland Historical Society, preserving the Eakin schoolhouse and creating the museum, and preserving records.
Mr. Piagentini, Faculty sponsor of Barrington High School Brother's Keepers, thanked the chapter for the clothing and gift cards we donated to the Crow Creek Reservation in December. He presented the chapter with The H.A.W.K certificate (Honoring Ancient Wisdom & Knowledge) and a blanket from the tribe.
Signal Hill Chapter NSDAR Field Trip to the Native American PowWow, held at the Naper Settlement, Naperville, Illinois.
Signal Hill Chapter NSDAR supports our community projects. We support historical preservation, provide service hours to the Barrington Historical Society, involved in conservation efforts, and keep our adopted roadway clean.