The Leon Donnelly Chapter - Barksdale AFB and Shreveport-Bossier, Louisiana
  • AFSA 615 website back up and running after 24-hr downtime,
  • Remember, tonight at 5pm is Bingo at Veteran's Bingo Hall in Shreve-City!,
  • RT : JUST IN from : releases first rendering of , the new B-21 ,
  • Congratulations to the newest members of the AFSA 615 Executive Council! Best of luck in 2016!,
  • Today joins Riverview Care Center in for Bingo with Veterans!,

Education Information

Waldorf is proud to partner with AFSA
and now provides a 50% tuition discount on select courses. This discount is available to AFSA members currently serving in the Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve.


Welcome to the official homepage of the Air Force Sergeants Association (AFSA) Chapter 615, the Leon Donnelly Chapter, from Barksdale AFB, Shreveport-Bossier and the Northwest Louisiana region!

April 20-22
AFSA Division 4 Convention
Crowne Plaza, Little Rock

201 South Shackleford

Little Rock, Arkansas, 72211

Phone: 501-223-3000

See The Documents Page for the Application and Details

Upcoming Events and Important Dates

Christmas Social/Dinner 8 Dec
@ 1800
VFW Northgate
Colonial Oaks Christmas Gift Bagging/Potluck 11 Dec
@ 1400
Wenzel & Debby Oesterreich’s Home
Colonial Oaks Care Center Visit 12 Dec
@ 1400
4921 Medical Dr., Bossier City
Riverview Care Center Bingo 20 Dec
@ 1400
4820 Medical Dr., Bossier City
Ladies’ Night Out Postponed until January
Deliver VA Cakes 15 Dec
@ 1400
VA Medical Center, Occupational Therapy Room (9n/OT)
General and Executive Meetings
Executive Council 19 Dec
@ 1700
VFW Northgate
General Membership 19 Dec
@ 1800
VFW Northgate

Bingo Fundraising

Veteran’s Bingo Parlor (868-4170)
Next to El Jimedor Restaurant, Bossier City
Every Friday beginning at 1700 Hrs
**Workers cannot be in military uniform**
Team Date
Enlisted Spouse Group 2 Dec
Team 56 9 Dec
Knights of Columbus 16 Dec
Chapter 615 30 Dec

Chapter News

Fall Picnic a Huge Hit

Members gather around the hot food. The two grills at Cullin Park were previously donated to the base by the Chapter.

Last Saturday, AFSA Chapter 615 members and guests gathered together at Cullin Park on Barksdale Air Force Base to enjoy hot dogs, hamburgers and good fellowship. Check out the pictures by clicking here!

AFSA 615 Presents Barksdale ALS with a Piece of History

AFSA Chapter 615 President TSgt Smith presents a signed shirt to Barksdale Airman Leadership School Commandant MSgt Woods on September 20th, 2016.

This morning I was given the opportunity to present a framed and signed shirt from none other then the 9th CMSAF Jim Binnicker. Chief Binnicker served the men and women of the  Air Force in 1957 until 1990. He served as our 9th CMSAF from 1986-1990. He was credited with transitioning from the APR to the EPR system as well as developing the feedback form to enhance communication between a rater and ratee. After his retirement he served as the CEO of the Enlisted Village in Shalimar FL from 2000-2015. Your chapter 615 knows this memorabilia is proudly displayed in the right place at the Barksdale Airmen Leadership School. Thank you to the commandant MSgt Woods, presenting along with me VP (r)CMSgt Forman and awards trustee SMSgt Kasch. As well as every AFSA Chapter 615 member who make our work possible. Your chapter purchased this at your 2016 international convention through funds raised at our weekly bingo sessions. Together we are AFSA!


Christopher "Dex" Smith, TSgt, USAF
President, AFSA Chapter 615

*New* Awards Presentation Request Form

Good Afternoon AFSA Chapter 615,

We have just implemented a new form to allow users to request AFSA Chapter 615 attend local awards ceremonies and other events. Using this form, anyone can request a chapter representative to present awards, medals, etc., to local organizations such as JROTC units.

If you have an awards ceremony that you would like AFSA Chapter 615 to attend, please fill out the Awards Presentation Request Form here:

End of Year Campaign Update (2015)

The Air Force Sergeants Association publishes this Update to provide you with end-of-year Recruiting and Retention results, and to congratulate those who worked diligently to build their AFSA.

The current edition, Volume 39 (Feb 2016), is available by clicking here:

End of Year 2015 Campaign Year UPDATE

AFSA Chapter 615 was recognized for TwinFLIER Club 2015 for recruiting or retaining 100+ members in the year. This accomplishment qualifies the chapter for one future convention registration. In total, our chapter recruited a total of 142 new members and retained 14 individuals. Good work!

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