The Norman Ronald Silver Sports Leadership Award is presented annually to ‘an athlete who exemplifies the true meaning of team spirit and sportsmanship by serving as a leader and role model for others’.
Most Recent Awards:
2018 Award — Cathy Cole ( Calgary Rocky Mountain Chai Catchball Team)
2017 Award — Zach Chulsky (Calgary Spartan Track Club)
2016 Award — Jonah Steinberg (Foothills Nordic Ski Club)
2015 Award — Sammy Eisenberg (Maccabi Canada Basketball)
2014 Award — Ayden Gelfand (Henry Wise Wood High School Football)
2013 Award — Jordan Balaban (Maccabi Canada Basketball)
A plaque recognizing annual recipients is displayed proudly at the Calgary Jewish Centre. The honouree receives a personal achievement plaque and an honorarium.The annual award is managed by the Jewish Community Foundation of Calgary through a memorial endowment fund created by Norman’s parents, Maxine and Dr. Edward Silver. For more information or to submit a nomination please contact the Foundation Administrator, Brenda Sapoznikow, at email@example.com or 403.640.2273.
“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life ……” Muhammad Ali –