1. Specifically the award states that the Canada-Israel Foundation in cooperation with the Embassy of Israel pays tribute to Sylva Gelber, O.C., in recognition of Dedicated Support of the Arts in Israel and Canada.
2. Presented at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa.
Commemorative objects presented to Sam Gesser by Local Union Number 56 of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees and Moving Picture Machine Operators of the United States and Canada – 09/07/98.
1. Specifically it states that the Academy's Board of Directors conferred upon Mrs. Gelber the title and dignity of Honourary Trustee of the Academy in apreciation of her generosity to the Academy and devotion to the State of Israel.
2. Signed by Avner Biron and Jacob Perry.