Fort Pierre Woman Given Award for Work With Head Start

Barbara Biwer-Susan Smith Award


SPEARFISH, S.D. – (DRG News) A Fort Pierre woman was given an award at the recent South Dakota Early Childhood Conference. Barbara Biwer was honored with the Susan Smith Award from the South Dakota Head Start Association. The award is for individuals who have greatly impacted Head Start in South Dakota. Biwer has spent the past 38 years impacting Head Start and the families involved in the program. Her link to the organization started in 1973 when she began as a parent volunteer. Biwer is now a teacher for the Child Development Associate Program in Pierre. Biwar received the Susan Smith Award at the conference which was last Friday in Spearfish.

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