(512) 454-7300 membership@ngat.org


Texas National Guard Foundation
3706 Crawford Ave.
Austin, TX  78731

What is TNGF?

The Texas National Guard Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit foundation.  The purposes is to promote awareness, understanding, recognition and appreciation among the private sector and the general public for the role and responsibilities members of the Texas Military Department perform in support of National Defense Component of the United States.

Their purpose is also to raise and disperse monetary contributions from the private and public sector to complement and support funding of events, professional education, educational scholarships and activities in support of military service members in the State of Texas, as approved by the Foundation. The Foundation also helps Soldiers and Airmen during natural disaster’s as well as providing educational scholarship and assistance with professional development to members of the Texas National Guard.

The foundation will also sponsor conferences, forums, research, and meetings to foster professional development of members of the Texas Military Department and to educate the general public concerning the role and responsibilities of the Texas Military Department.

Donate to the Texas National Guard Foundation

Upcoming Events

Want to help the Texas National Guard Foundation?

Next event is the Silent Auction Mar 24-25, 2023 at the Irving Convention Center in Irving, Texas.

Silent Auction is held at the NGAT Conference


Auction items accepted at the NGAT Office and onsite at the conference.

The Texas National Guard Foundation is currently raising funds to provide educational scholarships to members of the Texas National Guard. Your support will assist in this effort.

Thank you to our Silent Auction Contributors


MAJ Chris McKeag – President

SFC Mireya Cruz – Vice President


MSG (Ret) Theresa Billeck-Zuniga – Treasurer

LTC (Ret) Marvin Harris – Secretary



Since 1959, NGAT has been the voice advocating for the men and women of the Texas Army and Air National Guard.

State Sponsored Life Insurance (SSLI)

Group Term Insurance

This is a low-cost group term life insurance policy which provides coverage on the member, their spouse, and their dependent children. Starting at $3.66 a month for $10,000 policy.


Free $10,000 Life Insurance

NGAT is proud to offer you a benefit of a $10,000 life insurance policy. This policy is offered to new enlistees of the Texas National Guard. Enrollment needs to be completed within 90 days of your enlistment to take advantage of this offer.


Free $1,000 Life Insurance

All currently serving members of the Texas Army and Air National Guard are automatically covered with a FREE $1,000 NGAT Life Insurance policy.


Want to join NGAT?

The National Guard Association of Texas (NGAT) appears before various state and national legislative committees to speak on behalf of the Soldiers and Airmen of the Texas Military Forces. This is why your membership is so important. The greater our membership numbers, the more influence NGAT can bring to the political decision-makers and continue the fight on top issues affecting you and your family. Join NGAT today and make a real difference in the fight for your benefits and your future as a member of the Texas Military Forces.