CALIFORNIA SOCIETY PROGRAMS
NSSAR PROGRAMS
 
Elementary and High School Programs:
 
Scouting Programs: Chairman   Bill Nay
  • Eagle Scout Certificate of Recognition 
  • Arthur M. & Berdena King Eagle Scout Award 
  • Robert E. Burt Boy Scout Volunteer Award 
 
ROTC/JROTC Programs:   
  • Enhanced JROTC Program Chairman: Brandon Villardi
  • Navy Sea Cadet Corps / Navy League Cadet Corps Program   Chairman   Bill Nay
 
Veterans Recognition:  Co-Chairmen Linn Malaznik and Bob Stephan.
  • Veterans who have served honorably in a branch of the US Military can apply for membership in the SAR Veterans Corps and receive a Certificate of Patriotism signed by the SAR President General, memorializing their service to the United States.
Flag Certificate Program: Co-Chairmen Jim Klingler and William Van Valkenburg
  • Chapters can award SAR flag certificates to individuals or groups in their communities who properly display the U.S. Flag. If over 50% of the state society’s chapters present these certificates, they will receive the Admiral Furlong Award.
 
CASSAR PROGRAMS
 
Valley Forge Teacher Recognition Program: Chairman:  Robert “Bob” Taylor
  • This is a CASSAR Program that sponsors two elementary or high school teachers per year to attend a weeklong series of workshops and tours of historical sites. Chapters can nominate candidates for this program.
 
Spirit of America Award.  Chairman:  Robert “Bob” Taylor
  • The Spirit of America Award involves working with officials of a middle or high school district to select and award two young people (one boy and one girl) from the graduating class in each school to receive a good citizenship certificate and pin. One boy and one girl is selected by the school district from the school winners to receive the school district award of the SAR Bronze Good Citizenship Medal and Certificate. Awards are presented by SAR members at each school’s graduating ceremonies.