Wharton County Veterans Benefits/Services Fair - August 23, 2014: [posted on: 5-13-2014]

From Dwight Winkler - Veteran's Service Officer for Wharton County:

The 1st Wharton County Veterans Benefits/Services Fair will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2014, at the El Campo Civic Center, located in El Campo, Texas. See map for Civic Center at bottom of page.

civic center photo

The purpose of the Fair is to promote the benefits & services that the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Texas Veterans Commission, local government entities, and local businesses have to offer to Veterans and or family members or their survivors.

The WCVBS Fair is scheduled to take place on August 23, 2014, from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. at the El Campo Civic Center, 2350 North Mechanic St., El Campo, Texas, 77437. The Fair will have tables & booths set up for organizations and/or individuals to present their Veteran related benefits and/or services. The admission is free to Veterans and/or family members with the veteran's proof of service.

If you are interested in obtaining table or booth space at the WCVBS Fair or have a suggestion for a benefit or service that you would like to see at the WCVBS Fair, or would like to help sponsor the event with a donation, you may contact any of the Veterans organizations listed below, or contact Dwight Winkler directly.

AUGUST 23, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
2350 N. Mechanic, El Campo, Texas 77437

“Benefits and/or services for all veterans and their family”

The event is being hosted by the newly formed Wharton County Veterans Council (WCVC), which is comprised of the local Veterans organizations listed below, and includes Council Chairperson and Wharton County VSO, Dwight Winkler. CLICK HERE for more information regarding the newly formed Wharton County Veterans Council.


Spaghetti Lunch for all attending served from 12:00 noon till 2:00 p.m.

Exhibitors inside the civic center will include the following topics:

List of Exhibitors & Organizations Attending the Event: [last update: 8-18-2014]

Exhibitors and Organizations attending the event include the following:

Latest Updated Benefits Fair Participant Listing: [posted on: 7-21-2014]

Click on the link below to VIEW, PRINT or COPY the latest document containing a complete listing of all those organizations that will be participating in the Benefits Fair.

CLICK HERE to VIEW, PRINT or COPY the latest Participant Listing (PDF document).

Note that the El Campo "Museum of Natural History" will be also open at the Civic Center from 10 A.M. till 3:00 P.M. on the same day. Admission will be free.

Admission to this event is FREE for Veterans and family members with any of the approved Veteran verification documents listed below.

Contact any of the “Host” military organizations listed above for more information OR the Wharton County Veteran’s Service Officer, Dwight Winkler, at (979) 532-1311 or send email to: dwight.winkler@co.wharton.tx.us.

The WCVBS Promotional Flyer: [posted on: 7-21-2014]

Click on the link below to VIEW, PRINT or COPY the official promotional flyer for this upcoming event. The flyer also contains all details pertaining to the upcoming event.

CLICK HERE to View or Print the WCVBF flyer as a PDF document.

Map to El Campo Civic Center:

civic center map

The information contained on this webpage is intended for ALL Veterans in the Wharton County area, including the members of VVA Chapter 1069. You may call Dwight at his VSO Office (979-532-1311) if you have any questions about the information contained herein.