State Board of Directors to Meet in Corpus Christi February 28–
The American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. Report: Corpus Christi, TX – The Board of Directors Winter Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, February 28, 2015 in Corpust Christi, Texas. The Coastal Bend Chapter is hosting the meeting being held at the LULAC Hall, 3516 Holly Road, Corpus Christ, Texas 78414. Read more>
TEXAS VETERANS COMMISSION
VETERANS SUMMIT 2015
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
The Texas Veterans Commission would like to invite you to attend the 17th Annual Veterans Summit, which will be held on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel North Austin (6121 North IH-35, Austin, Texas 78752).
The theme of the Veterans Summit this year is “Strengthening the Foundation: Building a Better Future for Texas Veterans” and will highlight how federal, state and local government agencies in Texas are working collaboratively with Veteran organizations and community partners More>
2015 AGIF Texas State Conference will be in Austin, Texas, June 11-14, 2015
American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. Report: AUSTIN, Texas – The American GI Forum of Texas Inc. State Conference will be held on June 11-14, 2015 in Austin, Texas the “Live Music Capital of the World.” The State Office, State Commander John Martinez and the State Executive Board will host the conference. Gil Rodriguez has been assigned as the Conference Chair. He has since signed a contract with the Wyndham Garden Hotel, Woodward Conference Center and a Registration fee has been set that will accommodate everyone's budget. Read More>
2015 National Mid-Year Conference Scheduled for March in Fort Worth
American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. Report: FORT WORTH, Texas – The American GI Forum of the U.S. Midyear Conference will be held on March 18-22, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas, “Where the West Begins.” Conference headquarters will be at Radisson Hotel Fort Worth Fossil Creek, 2540 Meacham Boulevard. Fort Worth, Texas 76106. Antonio Gil Morales, Conference Chair, has signed a contract with the Raddison Hotel and his committee has set a Registration fee that will accomdate everyone's budget. More>
Tribute To Greatest Generation WWII Veterans
2015 Calif State Conference hosted by El Camino Real Chapter
American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. Report: Whittier, CA – Jake Alarid, Commander of California GI Forum El Camino Real Chapter has announce that the State conference being hosted by his chapter will be held at the Whittier Community Center, 14181 Telegraph Rd, Whittier, Ca 90604 on Friday and Saturday, June 26-27, 2015.
The Chapter will play tribute to the Greatest Generation WWII Veterans. Members wishing to attend the Conference are urged to make room reservations at one of the Hotels listed on this site. More>
Texas State Commander Report:
American GI Forum 2014 National Conference Elects New Leaders
American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. Report: On July 31 –August 2, 2014, the Austin Women's Chapter, and the American GI Forum of Texas, Inc.hosted the 66th Annual American GI Forum of the U.S. National Conference in the beautiful Alamo City of San Antonio, Texas. Angel Zuniga, Corpus Christi, Texas and Alicia Rodriguez, Ulysses Kansas were elected to lead the Forum and the Women. National Youth Chair Stephanie Lefthand was reelected for a third term. National Conference Committee Chair Lupe Rodriguez and Co-Chair Gil Rodriguez along with their committees coordinated a fantastic conference. Read More>
T-Span covered the Conference Wounded Warrior Luncheon and Commanders Banquet. Please view photos here of those two events on their Facebook Page.
National Leaders Lay Plans for the Future
Zuniga, Rodriguez Elected to Head AGIF National
American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. Report: CORPUS CHRISTI, TX - The American G.I. Forum selected Ángel Zúñiga, as National Commander. Zuniga, a Robstown native and former vice commander, was elected at the Forum’s 66th annual national conference in San Antonio. He is a member of the Richard Rocco Sr. Chapter in Corpus Christi. He was elected to head the the AGIF and the Executive Board.
Alicia Rodriguez, Ulysses, Kansas was elected as National Chairwoman. Read More>>