2023 Dr. Hector P. Garcia Legacy Luncheon
On January 20th, 2023, hundreds of people from across the state of Texas came together to celebrate the birthday of Civil Rights Hero, Dr. Hector P. Garcia. This annual luncheon also helps keep Dr. Hector’s legacy alive and supports the organization named in his honor, The Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Foundation. Here are some images that help capture this wonderful event.
Dr. Hector Play and Legacy Luncheon Reception
Friends and supporters of the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Foundation came
together on January 19, 2023 at the Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi to
honor the trailblazing civil rights leader. They were also treated to a scene
of a play based on the remarkable life of Dr. Hector put on by the Department
of Theater and Dance at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. It was also an opportunity
to meet Dr. Abel Chavez, President of Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio.
Dr. Chavez was the keynote speaker at the Annual Legacy Luncheon that celebrates
Dr. Hector P. Garcia’s birthday and accomplishments.
Dr. Hector P. Garcia Birthday Memorial and Wreath Laying
It was a beautiful day for the Dr. Hector P. Garcia’s Birthday Memorial and Wreath-Laying Service at Seaside Memorial Park, January 17, 2023.
Thank you to the Veterans Band and the GI Forum for sponsoring this annual memorial service.