SMFR DVP Derek Foss was awarded the Manatee County Chiefs Gallantry Star for Bravery. The highest award possible in Manatee County. DVP Foss made the selfless act of donating an organ to another so that she could continue to live life. The Organ Recipient Bri Baker was present to give this award. Also thanks to Senator Jim Boyd, Representative Will Robinson, and Bradenton Mayor Gene Brown for being present and speaking to the character of DVP Foss.

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