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 Veteranos: A Legacy of Valor is open to all ages. Plaza de la Raza
3520 N. Mission Rd. Los Angeles CA 90031

General admission tickets are $20 online and $25 at the door.  Complimentary veteran admission will be available at the door with proper military ID.  To pre-purchase tickets or to make a donation online, Click Box  


American GI Forum News

Conference Update:
Speakers Confirmed, Energy, Jobs, Education top on the Agenda for the 67th American GI Forum of Texas State Conference

American GI Forum of Texas Update: AUSTIN, Texas – Speakers for the 2015 Conference are now confirmed.  We regret to inform you that Texas Land Office Commissioner George P. Bush has been summoned out of the state. We regret not having him, but we underson public service. Mr. Chris Faulkner, President and CEO of Breitling Energy Corporation will be keynoting the important Legends Luncheon. He is the key behind BECC’s growth, technology innovations and strategic approach to oil & gas exploration and production. More>

Oil and Gas Chairman Chris Faulkner To Address Austin Veterans Luncheon Friday About Energy At War

American GI Forum of Texas: Austin, TX – June 11, 2015 – Breitling Energy (OTCBB:BECC) Chairman and CEO, Chris Faulkner, is delivering a keynote speech at the 67th Annual American GI Forum State Conference of Texas tomorrow at noon at the Wyndham Gardens Hotel’s Woodward Conference Center in Austin. 

The event gathers for tribute veterans who have served from the end of World War II to present and honors the leaders and members for their accomplished recognition and service. Read 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>

 Texas AGIF 

Thank You, Austin AGIF Women

American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Two young ladies recently were awarded Scholarships by the Austin Women’s Chapter. Miss Monica Herrera and Miss Laura Herrera, sisters, both recieved sholarships from the Austin Women. Monica was chosen as Miss AGIF Austin and later became Miss Texas and competed in San Antonio for Miss AGIF USA. Luara was elected as Texas Youth Chair at the State Conference in Seguin. They are both now attending college and have sent each a letter of appreciation. Read More>

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