When the Memorial is rededicated, the dream of the mothers who labored to create this remembrance following World War II will be fully realized. It will emerge as a significant and visible commemoration whose mission and vision honors the sacrifice and service of the men and women who answered the call to protect and defend our freedom. California's Latino Veterans - past and future - now have a permanent place of honor.
No. The Memorial honors and commemorates the memory of all Latino Veterans. The Memorial is clearly dedicated to servicemembers of "hispanic descent and all others."
No public funds have been used to support the Memorial. Private donations were raised to support the project.
Yes. Contributions qualify as a donation and are tax deductible pursuant to Section 170(c)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code.