Celebrating 72 Years–
American GI Forum 2020 National Conference is Now Work-in-Progress!
American GI Forum of Texas, Inc.: AUSTIN, Texas –The National Conference Committee headed by Texas CEO Gil Rodriguez began working on the upcoming 2020 American GI Forum of the United States National Conference is now scheduled for July 30 thru August 1, 2020 at the Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk Hotel, 111 E. Pecan, San Antonio, Texas 70205. A contract with the Hotel has been signed and a block of rooms has been set aside for AGIF Delegates and guests. The Texas AGIF also has a signed contract between National Commander Larry Romo and State Commander Ceasar Ruiz outlining responsibilities and work assignments for the Conference.
We sadly inform you that Frederick (Freddy) Garza, son of Freddy and Sylvia Garza, from San Marcos, Texas passed away Wednesday February 26, 2020. At this time that is all the information we have. His father, Freddy Sr. is a member of the San Marcos Forum Chapter and his mother Sylvia is our present Texas State Chairwoman and past National Vice Chairwoman.
American GI Forum of Texas Inc. Report: AUSTIN, Texas–The Austin Chapter will host its annual Christmas Awards Benefit Dance on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at the Wyndham Garden Inn Hotel, 3401 N. IH-35 in Austin, Texas. Chapter Commander Armando Longoria and his committee are working diligently to assure attendees a memorable evening during the Holiday Season. This year’s annual awards event will be honoring retired Judge Bob Perkins for his many years of work for the community with a special award. Two Austin Chapter members will also receive awards for their work and dedication to Veterans and their families and our community.
AGIF MEMBERS ATTENTION: SPECIAL IMPORTANT NOTICE
January 21, 2018
To: Board of Directors, Members, Friends
From: AGIF State Office
Subject: State Office Address Update
This is to inform you that the state office of the American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. has moved. The Office lease of Gil Rodriguez and Jim Cardle expired December 31, 2018 and no agreement was reached in negotiations to renew the lease. New locations are now at two separate offices.