All area Veterans are encouraged to attend the free Veterans Benefit Fair at the Ortiz International Center in Corpus Christi from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Oct. 27. The benefits fair is sponsored by the Texas Veterans Land Board and Texas Veterans Commission.

Featured will be information from

The Texas Veterans Land Board regarding the housing loan program, land loan program, home improvement loan program, state Veterans homes and state Veterans cemeteries. Texas Veterans Commission, will provide counselors to assist with disability and pension claims, employment services and educational benefits

For further information about the benefits fair contact Toni McCurdy at 800-252-VETS.