Congressman Blake Farenthold will host the 2014 Victoria Veterans Summit in Victoria from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Aug. 7, at the University of Houston-Victoria.The Victoria Advocate reports representatives from the South Texas Veterans Health Care System, Texas Veterans Commission, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled American Veterans and other veterans support groups will be on hand to provide information regarding veterans' clinics, health benefits, education, employment, housing, cemeteries, land, transportation, social services and business development.

The summit is free to veterans, enlisted military personnel and military families. It will take place in the University Center Multi-Purpose Room, 3007 N. Ben Wilson St. For additional information, contact Christopher Lawrence at 361-884-2222 in Farenthold's district office in Corpus Christi.