Our Heritage Society recognizes the extraordinary generosity of our donors since 1970. This Society acknowledges donor's cumulative support. The gifts made enhance and empower the lives of our students, our Laredo community, our region, and our nation.

platinum society


BBVA Compass Bank

Belia R. Benavides

Canseco Foundation

E. H. Corrigan Foundation

Matias de Llano Charitable Trust

D. D. Hachar Charitable Trust Fund

Sue and Radcliffe* Killam and Family

Family of Oscar M. Laurel

Guadalupe and Lilia Martinez Foundation

Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc.

Peggy and B. P.* Newman and Family

Georgia A.* and Anthony J.* Pellegrino

Patricia and Renato Ramirez

Fernando A. Salinas Charitable Trust

Elizabeth and Harry E. Sames, III

Maria J. and A. R. Sanchez, Jr. and Family

Evelyn and Carroll E. Summers, Jr.

Julie* and Frank Staggs, Sr.

Texas Community Bank

Lamar Bruni Vergara Trust

Dolly Richter Watson Memorial Foundation

To create your family's legacy and join the Heritage Society, contact Rosanne Palacios at 326.4483.

gold society


Delfina and Josefina Alexander Family Foundation

AT&T Foundation

Frances and Blackstone Dilworth, Jr.


Sisters of Mercy and Mercy Health Center

South Texas Academic Rising Scholars

TAMIU Faculty & Staff

silver society



ConocoPhillips, Inc.

Doctors Hospital of Laredo

Family of Olga G.* and Jorge B.* Haynes

International Bank of Commerce

City of Laredo

Laredo Medical Center

Laredo Rotary Club

Diana S. and Albert T. Lowry


Time Warner Cable

Union Pacific Foundation

Priya and Shashi Vaswani

Welch Foundation

bronze society


AEP - American Electric Power


Arguindegui Oil Company

Beaumont Foundation

Commerce Bank

EOG Resources, Inc.

Helene Fuld Health Trust

Juanita Galvan and Eduardo A. Garza-Robles

Elizabeth J. Gill

Greater Texas Foundation

Adela* and Manuel Guerra

Gloria and Daniel B.* Hastings, Jr.

Housing and Residence Life at TAMIU

Nancy Smith Hurd Foundation

A. Kawas Charitable Trust

Patricia and Ray M. Keck, III, PhD

John G. and Marie Stella Kenedy Memorial Foundation

Radcliffe Killam, II

Edmund L.* King, PhD and W. F.* King, PhD

Laredo Daybreak Rotary Club

Laredo Medical Center Gift Shop

Laredo Specialty Hospital

Logistics and Manufacturing Association Port Laredo

Los Caballeros De La Republica Del Rio Grande, Inc.

Mall Del Norte

Meadows Foundation

Ana ‘82 and David T. Newman

Sandra and Brian O’Brien

Hortense Offerle

Martha C. Pradeau Charitable Remainder Trust

Ed Rachal Foundation

Sandia National Labs

TAMIU Alumni Association

Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Women’s City Club

Audrey and Carlos M. Zaffirini, Jr.

pewter society



Arturo N. Benavides, Jr.

Family of Anita G. Benavides

The Family of Honorable C. Y. Benavides, Jr.

Norma Zuñiga Benavides*

Josephine Brand*

Mary Kathryn and Rosendo A. Carranco and Family

Chemtura Company

Coca-Cola Foundation

Doctors Hospital Auxiliary

The Honorable Elma Salinas Ender and David Ender

Doris* and Isaac Epstein

Excelencia in Education

Falcon International Bank

Farm Credit Bank of Texas


Ford Motor Company

Yolanda* and Albert E.* Freidman

The Honorable Anna B. Galo and The Honorable John Galo

Emilia Rodriguez Garcia*

Estate of Rudolph Hafernik

Minnie Dora Bunn ‘77 and J. J. Haynes ‘77

Lasker O’Keefe Hereford

Norma A. Hunt

Lakeside Subdivision LLC

Laredo Asian Association

Laredo Development Foundation

Laredo Builders Association, Inc.

Laredo Webb County Bar Association

Nora and Francisco A. Leal, MD

Leyendecker Construction, Inc.

William Neel Mayo

Mejia Engineering Company

Janet M. Payne

Pam and George J. Person

Mary and Evan Quiros

Etta T.* Russell

Servicios Industriales Penoles S. A. de C. V.

South Texas Higher Education Foundation

Stripes Foundation

The Family of J. O. Walker, Sr.

Wyatt Foundation

Angela* and Renato* Zapata, Sr. and Family

Javier A.* Zapata

copper society


Laura and Esteban* Alejo, MD

American Petroleum Institute-Border Chapter

Sonia ‘87 and Guillermo Benavides Z., Jr.

The Honorable Bob* Bullock and Jan Felts Bullock


Consulado General de Mexico en Laredo

The Honorable Henry Cuellar, PhD ‘82

Manuel J. Davila

Educational Foundation of America

Family Chevrolet

Diane and Tom Gates

Samantha and Dos Gates

Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

Guadalupe C. Haynes


Candy and Conrado M. Hein, Jr. ‘78

International Good Neighbor Council-Laredo Chapter

Khaledi Family

Kinder Morgan Foundation

Laredo Chamber of Commerce

Laredo Licensed US Customs Brokers Association, Inc.

Laredo Morning Times

Roslyn* and Max* Mandel

Suzy N. Mayo

Mendoza Maintenance Group, Inc.

Hilda ‘91 and Salvador Mercado

Mercy Health Plans

Elsa and Rudy Miles

Pilar Munoa

Family of Josette K. and Joe Palacios

Pan American Express, Inc.

Prairie Foundation

Family of Lupita Ramirez and the VSAL Genealogical Society

Minnie Ramirez and Family

Sony Electronics, Inc.

State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company

Summerlee Foundation

Alice* and The Honorable Aldo* Tatangelo

Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation

Sara ’74 and Jerry Thompson, PhD


Winn Exploration, Co.

Josephine P.* and Fernando* Zuniga, Jr. and Family

To create your family's legacy and join the Heritage Society, contact Rosanne Palacios at 326.4483.
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