john kelley published Don't let them erase our heroes! in Latest News 2021-07-21 13:55:53 -0500
Don't let them erase our heroes!
Cecilia Garcia Akers and others testified against the removing of Dr. Hector and other Civil Rights Leaders from the required the high school history curriculum at both the Senate and House hearing for SB3. Most were reinstated in the the bill. Bills that passed this session represent a direct threat to everything Dr. Hector believed in.
Help us keep Dr. Hector's message of Civil Rights and Equal Opportunity Alive!
john kelley published Curtis Clark appointed to Board of Directors in Latest News 2021-06-14 08:17:29 -0500
Curtis Clark appointed to Board of Directors
Please help me in congratulating Curtis Clark , our newest board member of The Dr. Hector P Garcia Memorial Foundation. Among many other accomplishments, Curtis is the Vice President at IBC Bank and a member of the NAACP. We are so honored to have Curtis as a new board member.
International Bank of Commerce “IBC”, Assistant Vice President
Mary McLeod Bethune Early Child Development Inc., Former Chairman of the Board of Directors
Coastal Bend Boys and Girls Club, Vice President
Corpus Christi International Airport Board of Directors, Former 1st Vice Chairman of CCIA Board of Directors
Harold C. Kaffie Middle School, Former PTA Board President
Corpus Christi Crime Control & Prevention District Board, 2021-Present Vice President of CCCCPD
NAACP H. Boyd Hall Branch Chapter #6168, 2nd Vice President NAACP Chapter #6168
United Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce 2015-Present, Present United CC Chamber of Commerce Chamber Champions Chairman
Corpus Christi Black Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Vice President of CC Black Chamber of Commerce
Corpus Christi Regional Economic Development Corp. 2021-Present
Leadership Corpus Christi Class 46 Steering Committee Member
Leadership Corpus Christi Class 44 Graduate 2016
Corpus Christi Under 40 2015 Honoree
Corpus Christi Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Embajadore President 2016
United States Navy 1996-2001 Veteran
john kelley published Interview with Cecilia Garcia Akers- daughter of Major Héctor Pérez García MD (WWII Veteran) in Latest News 2021-04-23 10:13:34 -0500
john kelley published Legacy Celebration Luncheon -Save the Date! in Latest News 2021-04-05 15:17:00 -0500
Legacy Celebration Luncheon -Save the Date!
We are very honored to announce that Dr. Osbert Blow, President and Chief Medical Officer of Christus Spohn Health System, will be our keynote speaker for our Legacy Celebration Luncheon on January 21, 2022 at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, TX. Please Save the Date for this incredible celebration.
john kelley published Cecilia Garcia Akers in "Inspiring Woman Book of San Antonio " in Latest News 2021-03-25 10:46:28 -0500
Cecilia Garcia Akers in "Inspiring Woman of San Antonio Book"
Virginia Yamin Creator and publisher of "Inspiring Woman Book"
john kelley published Book signing at Heritage Market Days in Latest News 2021-03-02 08:55:04 -0600
Book signing at Heritage Park Market Days!
We want to welcome Cecilia Garcia Akers to Heritage Park Market Days Saturday, Dec 4. She will be here signing her book "The Inspiring Life of Hector P. Garcia". Stop by her booth from 10am to 4pm say hello and purchase a signed copy.
To Order Online Click Here
john kelley published What would Dr. Hector have to say about the Covid-19 Vaccine? in Latest News 2021-02-12 11:35:41 -0600
john kelley published Donate 2021-08-31 10:34:24 -0500