~We are a non-profit fraternal organization founded in 1847 by Dr. Reynell Coates, a Philadelphia physician, teacher and poet, who wanted to educate young men in citizenship and patriotism. While still a fraternal organization, we do have a Contributing Membership of males and females of all ages.
~WHAT WE DO~
~Since our inception in 1847, we have been dedicated to honoring the Flag of our Nation and preserving local, state and national historic landmarks.
Patriotic Order Sons of America
~OUR PURPOSE AND BASIC AIMS~
By Education and Example to:
~Arouse appreciation of the heritage of freedom which is ours under God as American citizens
~Establish a feeling of 'Devotion to the Country, its institutions, the Constitution of the United States and respect for the American flag'
~Support and defend the American system of Public Schools
~Oppose foreign interference in State and National affairs
~Advocate a firm program and legislation for the National Defense and the Security of the Nation
~Oppose all subversive movements against our Constitutional Government and the powers of law and order
~Work for adequate restrictions of Immigration
~Cultivate harmony, fellowship and friendship among the Membership