City of Roses chapter 1451 of the Air Force Sergeants Association (AFSA) services AFSA members throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. Our objectives (in no particular order) include:
1. Keeping members apprised of recent Legislative and Department of Defense news and events that may affect them.
2. Providing information or assistance, when requested, regarding military benefits.
3. Forward member concerns to local, state and federal representatives.
4. Support Air Force Guard and Reserve enlisted professional development and recognition programs.
5. Support Civil Air Patrol and JROTC programs.
6. Volunteer services for community activities and programs.
Besides former, current and future enlisted members, our chapter AFSA membership includes local business sponsors, Auxiliary, Associate and Affiliate members.
a. Auxiliary members are the spouses and immediate families of veterans.
b. Associate members are those not eligible for AFSA or Auxiliary membership. This includes CAP and JROTC members. Concerned citizens supporting Air Force personnel may be able to join as an Auxiliary Affiliate member.