TDVA Adaptive Sports Wheelchair Athletes attended the 39th National Veterans Wheelchair Games at Louisville, Kentucky, from 11–16 July, 2019. Over 600 athletes participated in 19 different sports events. Several members of the Texas Disabled Veterans Association earned Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medals. Congratulations to our Veteran Athletes! Each year this...

Members of the Texas Disabled Veterans Association visited the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas to honor our fallen heroes. They repositioned flags on the gravesites that had been blown over by the winds. It was a beautiful, windy day with the sun peering in and out...

Working with the Lions Club Charity Golf Tournament the Ladies of Alpha Kappa once again donated two wonderfull checks that will go a long way to help our veterans. Pictured the Disabled Vet who played in the Lion’s golf tourney. ESI sponsored them, paying their entry fees and provided their...

Texas Disabled Veterans Association had its Christmas at the Spinal Cord Injury Unit in Audie L. Murphy Veterans Hospital on December 17, 2018. Helping those that will be there during Christmas, Giving away presents to Patients and Staff. Christmas is the one time a year that we put so much...

Every year the Texas Disabled Veterans Association (TDVA) gives to the holiday food basket program, hosted by Veterans Administrative Volunteer Services (VAVS). Thankfully there are many people that give so much food to put these baskets together, feeding those in need. This year, again we asked what was needed most...

TDVA celebrated an early Veteran’s Day on November 9, 2018 at the VA Fisher House located at 7485 Wurzbach Rd., San Antonio, TX 78229. We set up a military display of photographs, awards, citations, and artifacts in honor of the annual “Home of the Brave Honor Luncheon”. Over 200 people...

It is with great pride that the Ladies at Alpha Kappa Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi, donated much needed funds as well as the North Side Lions Charitable Foundation, in the fight for the disabled Vets in our area. Both of these organizations are a true blessing to our mission...

Texas Disabled Veterans Association Honors José Guillermo Laguna 13 October 1992 – 22 September 2018 For exceptional outstanding service as the Recreational Therapist, CTRS at Spinal Cord Injury Unit Audie Murphy VAMC, San Antonio, Texas. Mr. Laguna’s many selfless efforts and innovative ideas in adaptive wheelchair sports programs enable the Department of Veterans Affairs...

Over 500 Service Members, volunteers, vendors, veterans and their families attended the 7th Annual Welcome Home Event In celebration of Armed Forces Day on Saturday, May 19, 2018. The event began at 10:30 AM and lasted until 2 PM, with Opening Ceremonies beginning at 11 AM. Admission was free and...

On April 5, Gary Sinise and the Lt Dan Band played their Invincible Spirit Festival at BAMC for patients, families, and staff. TDVA presented Gary Sinise (Actor/Director/Producer/Musican) with an engraved Yeti on behalf of the Texas Disabled Veterans Association for his generous and continuous work with veterans. Gary and his...