Fiesta de los Veteranos was held on April 20, 2013 at Texas Roadhouse (281/Thousand Oaks), off campus this year in an attempt to get more people involved. 100% of the proceeds benefitted the new Fisher House at Audie Murphy Veterans Hospital. ...

On March 28, 2013 the Fisher House Foundation, Inc. opened its doors with a ribbon cutting ceremony to the 23rd Fisher House located at 7845 Wurzbach Road San Antonio, Texas 78229. TDVA was honored to attend. Service members Veterans and their families are located worldwide, often traveling great distances for specialized...

On January 30, 2013, TDVA members, disabled citizens, caregivers, and nursing staff attended a motivational talk sponsored by Rolling Inspirations. The presentation was entitled, “Living Life with Spinal Cord Injury” and given by guest speakerBert Burns. Bert was a 1992 Paralympics Gold Medalist and Founder of UroMed, Inc.. Bert spoke...

On the 12th of December 2012 Texas Disabled Veterans Association and Volunteers passed out over one hundred presents to Staff and Inpatients at Audie L. Murphy Veterans Hospital. It is just our way of giving back to those that give and have given so much. May God bless all of...

The Annual Bake Sale at Audie L. Murphy Veterans Hospital was held on 16 November 2012 in the New Poly Trauma Center’s Lobby. TDVA has played a big part over the years but this one was special in the fact that the Ladies from Alpha Kappa chapter of Beta Sigma Phi...

On the 20th day of October 2012 TDVA members and Class of 1982 'JCG classmates Daniel Castillo and Patrick O'Rourke had the privilege and honor to present an antique NMMI Lea Hall Sterling Silver Spoon, with a commemorative inscription, dedicated to classmate Steve Sellen who was an outstanding cadet, officer,...

On August 21, 2012, several TDVA members participated in the 20thAnniversary of ALL CAN SKI. This amazing event provided a water skiing experience to 120 athletes and is the largest water skiing event for athletes with physical disabilities in the United States. The event lasted three days (Aug. 21-23) and participants...

TDVA presented Private First Class Terence Jones, US Army, a workout shirt during his rehabilitation at the VA hospital's New Polly Trauma Unit. Pfc. Jones was wounded on February 2, 2012 by an improvised explosive device while serving in Afghanistan (North of Kandahar). Pfc. Jones served with the 25th Infantry...

We had our first annual Cart & Comfort Program Fund, raffle drawing on the third of July 2012, It was a big hit all the way around. In the picture above is Joyce Brown, Chief of Volunteer Services at Audie Murphy Veterans Hospital and Don Burton, President TDVA. We...

On Memorial Day, May 28, 2012, TDVA visited the Audie L Murphy VA Medical Center Spinal Cord Ward nursing staff and in patients. TDVA provided ice tea and pies for everyone to enjoy. We would like to thank all of those people that took the time to honor all of...