Awards

Rookie of the Year
The Rookie of the Year Award is to recognize outstanding service and contributions to the Pierre Volunteer Fire Department over the current year by a newer member (six to 24 months of service). The service and contributions should have been as a part of the total activities of the department - emergency incidents, meetings, training, community activities, etc.- at the department and company level.

For more information, view Rookie of the Year Nominating Information and Past Recipients of the Rookie of the Year Award.

Firefighter of the Year
The Firefighter of the Year Award is to recognize outstanding service and contributions to the Pierre Volunteer Fire Department over the current year by a member with over two years of service. The service and contributions should have been as a part of the total activities of the department - emergency incidents, meetings, training, community activities, etc. - at the department and company level.

For more information, view Firefighter of the Year Nominating Information and Past Recipients of the Firefighter of the Year Award.

Don Marso Award
The Don Marso Award is to recognize and acknowledge a firefighter's continuing service and contributions over the years. The award is made to that firefighter who, by example, inspires a high level of performance by other department members in all aspects of department activity.

For more information, view Don Marso Award Nominating Information and Past Recipients of the Don Marso Award.