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.

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.

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.

Past Recipients of the Don Marso Award