2015 AGIF Texas State Conference – June 11-14, 2015
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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 at the Wyndham Garden Hotels, Woodward Conference Center, 3401 South IH-35 in Austin, Texas,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>
George P. Bush,will Keynote American GI Forum Conference Legends’ Luncheon
American GI Forum of Texas, Inc.: AUSTIN, Texas – This summer, the 67th Annual State Conference of the American GI Forum of Texas, is being held in Austin. The Conference is being hosted by the State Office and chaired by Gil Rodriguez, Texas Chief Executive Officer. Commissioner Bush has confirmed and will be keynoting the Legends Luncheon on Friday, June 12, 2015 at noon at the Austin Wyndham Hotel. Commanders and Chairs from chapters throughout the state will bring delegations to Austin for this annual event. More>
American GI Forum National Conference in San Francisco, California, Jul 30-Aug 1, 2015
American GI Forum of Texas Report: AUSTIN, Texas – This is an update on the AGIF 2015 National Conference that will be taking place in San Francisco, Callifronia July 30 - August 1, 2015. Please make plans to attend. Duane Goff, California State Commander has sent the following information inviting everyone to attend and to look for updates on the Conference Web Site. More>
Important Notice: AGIF National Youth Scholarship Contest
Chairwomen, attached you will find the official entry form and instructions for AGIF Nationa Youth Scholarship Contest contestants. Please forward to your State Youth Chairs, local Chairwomen and local Youth Chairs to make the information available and give the youth the opportunity to compete at the National conference.
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State Board of Directors Met in Corpus February 28–
American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. Report: (Austin, Texas) This is a brief update on the American GI Forum Board of Directors meeting in Corpus Christi on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at the LULAC Hall on Holly Road.
State Commander John Martinez declared a quorum and after a welcome by host Tina Olivares. The event was well attended and the Coastal Bend Women hosted an excellent meeting with a catered meal for all attendees. A financial and a State of the State report confirmed that all is well according to State Executive Gil Rodriguez. His report which was approved. Read more>
Annual Veteran & Technology Education & Technology Ceremony
By the American GI Forum of Texas Inc. Beatrice T. Perez Robstown Women's Chapter
American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. Report: CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Beatrice T. Perez Robstown Women's Chapter annual event was a happy and successful occasion. Past National Chairwoman Patsy Vazquez Contes served as M.C. and featured Keynote Speakers Mr. John Valadez, Filmmaker & Producer and Paul Eno, General Motors. Also present as special presenters and guests were Ms. Wanda Daisy Garcia, daughter of Dr. Hector P. Garcia and American GI Forum National Commander Angel Zuniga. Read More> See Photos>
Legistative Committee and other posts appointed by Texas State Commander Martinez
American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. Report: AUSTIN, Texas – As State Commander I have made several key appointments. The most important at this time, since we will be having a Legislative Session this year, is our Legislative Committee. I have taken the privilege, with concurrence of the Board, to keep basically the same team . I of course, will also be a member of this committee. 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>