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It is named in honor of Osceola County Fire Rescue Lt John Mickel, who died tragically during a live fire exercise. His dedication to training and brotherhood were evident in his work, as well as by the performance of his crew. This award is designated for a Chapter that spreads the spirit and the word of the FOOLS through Brotherhood.
** Recipient of the 2006 John Mickel Award **
Captain Eric Hankins, NorCal FOOLS
Recipient of the 2010
Ray Downey Courage and Valor Award
In Memory of
NorCal FOOL members from, Sacramento (CA) Fire Department, conducting Flow Path training to some members from SFD in the flashover trailer