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How We Got Started
The United Daughters of the Confederacy is the oldest Southern heritage and patriotic organization made up of the lineal and collateral female descendants of the soldiers, sailors, and statesmen of the Confederate States of America (1861 - 1865).
What We Do
Originally organized as a service organization to aid the Confederate soldiers and their families, today the UDC is much more!  The UDC is a historical, educational, benevolent, patriotic and memorial organization

United Daughters of the Confederacy

The objectives of the organization are Historical, Educational, Benevolent, Memorial and Patriotic:

  1. Historical
    To collect and preserve the material necessary for a truthful history of the War Between the States and to protect, preserve, and mark the places historic by Confederate Valor.
  2. Educational
    To assist descendants of worthy Confederates in securing a proper education. Awarding scholarships yearly.
  3. Benevolent
    To fulfill the sacred duty of benevolence toward the survivor of the War and those dependent upon them.
  4. Memorial
    To honor the memory of those who served and those who fell in the service of the Confederate States of America.
  5. Patriotic
    To record the part played during the War by Southern women, including their patient endurance of hardship, their patriotic devotion during the struggle, and their...
  6. ...untiring efforts during the post-war reconstruction of the South.
  7. Also Relational
    To Cherish the ties of friendship among the members of the Organization.
Growing Daughters Keeping Our Heritage Green​​