Arizona Veterans Hall of Fame (AVHOF) Nominations

Nominations are now being solicited for the AVHOF Class of 2015.  To read the criteria and then download the nomination form, please click on:

All nominations must be postmarked on, or before, the 31st of March, 2015.  

NOTE:  The new cutoff date is the last day of March.  Any nomination postmarked after the 31st will be held for the consideration of the following year’s class (2016).  


Patriotic Gala

The Patriotic Gala, formerly known as the Copper Sword Awards Gala, will be held this year at the Chaparral Suites in Scottsdale on Saturday evening, the 21st of March 2015.  

This is the premier event in the Valley, organized and supported by Veterans and the community to recognize individuals and corporate entities statewide who are actively involved in promoting Veterans interests and programs. In addition to the presentation of awards and recognition, the evening will include a unique line-up of patriotic themed entertainment. The Governor has been invited and the possibility exists for his participation. Please join us by clicking on the following link:

If you register prior to the 16th of February, you will be eligible for the “early bird” discount.

Should you have additional information needs, please contact Patriotic Gala Co-Chair Kathleen Laurier at aznative1946@gmail.com, or by telephone at 602.909.2121.