“REAL WOMEN VETERANS, REAL LIFE STORIES”
WOMEN VETERANS DAY – JUNE 12, 2019
Commemorating 71 Years of Women in the Armed Services
In recognition of Women Veterans Day, Wednesday, June 12, 2019, the Texas Veterans Commission is hosting a Facebook Live women veterans panel discussion in different cities throughout Texas. The panelists will be women veterans from the local community, representing various eras, who will share their military and veteran experience.
Houston – United Way of Greater Houston, 50 Waugh Drive – 6pm to 8pm – hosted by Texas Veterans Commission
Austin – City Hall, 301 W. 2nd Street – 5:30pm to 8:00pm – hosted by City of Austin
San Antonio – Good Samaritan Veterans Outreach & Transition Center at St. Philip’s College, 202 Connelly – 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Houston Watch Party Speakers
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A Special “Thank You” to our 2019 SPONSORS
How can you recognize the women veterans in your community, business, or organization?
- Host an internal event (breakfast, lunch, reception) to honor women veterans in your organization;
- Highlight and/or invite women veterans (or their surviving family members) to discuss the military experience and its impact on their lives;
- Design a display of women veterans in your organization;
- Post a Tribute to women in the military on your agency, organization or company website and/or social media;
- Distribute an internal email to all employees that highlights the contributions of women in the military;
- Collaborate to host a local Women Veterans Day event;
- Design a display around the general history of women in the military;
- Design a display of books about and/or by women in the military;
- Show videos about women in the military.