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...

Six years Veterans Administrative Volunteer Services (VAVS) with the help of TDVA this year purchased Fiesta Medals to sell for the Veterans Fund, in the amount of $1,300.00 which provides items that we so often take for granted. Some of the items are: tooth brushes, tooth paste, dental floss...

Texas Disabled Veterans Association had its Christmas at the Spinal Cord Injury Unit in Audie L. Murphy Veterans Hospital on December 11, 2017. Giving away presents to Patients and Staff. Christmas is the one time a year that we put so much into giving. Even greater is to effect the...

On December 10, 2017, "A Country Christmas at Cowboys Dancehall” in San Antonio, Texas was hosted by Door in The Wall (a 501c3 nonprofit organization). TDVA provided Christmas gifts for 250 children, adolescents, and adults of all ages with disabilities. Each gift was presented by Santa and his helpers. Half...

On Friday, November 17, 2017, the Audie L. Murphy VAVS Committee hosted the 12thAnnual Thanksgiving Day Bake Sale. 100% of the proceeds went directly to the Veterans at the Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital. Many Veterans have family members who live quite a distance away from the hospital and...

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 we asked what was needed most and...