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Robert Sylk La Quinta City Mayoral Candidacy  

AWARDS

  • 1995 - Inducted into "Who's Who in America"
  • 1996 City of Hope - Certificate of Appreciation
  • 1997 City of Hope - Los Angeles, Man of the Year
  • 2001 Tree of Life Award, Jewish National Fund*

*Founded in 1901, the Jewish National Fund is a non-profit organization that serves as the caretaker of the land of Israel, on behalf of its owners - Jewish people everywhere. The organization has planted over 250 million trees, built over 120 dams and reservoirs, developed over 350,000 acres of land, created more than 500 parks and educated students around the world about Israel and the environment. www.jnf.org


Robert receiving the Jewish National Fund Award.

"Tree of Life" awarded to Sylk

By Kimberly Nichols, The Desert Sun
Palm Desert resident Robert Sylk credits his family for his commitment to help others.

"Being a truly responsible part of the world we all live in was ingrained in me very young. It was a part of my life," he says.
The Palm Desert resident’s dedication is being recognize by the Jewish National Fund, which has named Sylk this year’s winner of the prestigious "Tree of Life" tribute. He will be honored at a dinner on Oct. 18 in Beverly Hills.

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Certificate from Senator Jim Battin acknowledging Robert's contribution to the La Quinta Chamber of Commerce.

 
Certificate from Senator Denise Ducheny acknowledging Robert's contribution to the La Quinta Chamber of Commerce.
     
Certificate from the Los Angeles COunty Sheriff's Department
Certificate from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
 
Certificate from Assemblywoman Bonnie Garcia acknowledging Robert's contribution to the La Quinta Chamber of Commerce.
     


Certificate from Supervisor Roy Wilson acknowledging Robert's contribution to the La Quinta Chamber of Commerce.

 

 


City of La Quinta Certificate of Appreciation Veteran's Day tribute.

U.S. Army Certificate of Appreciation
U.S. Army Certificate of Appreciation
  City of Hope Award

Robert Sylk receives City of Hope Award.

Certificate of Appreciation from the City of La Quinta

Certificate of Appreciation awarded to Robert from La Quinta Mayor Don Adolph.

  Certificate of Appreciation from Norwich University
Certificate of Appreciation awarded by Norwich University.

Suzanne Tabashnik
President Sun City Hadassah
Presenting Award to Robert Sylk

 

Mr. Gary Martin, President of the La Quinta Baseball Boosters presenting to Mr. Robert Sylk. "Sincere Appreciation of Your Generous Support of Our Program" Award on May 21, 2014


Donna Raider Director of JNF Orange County and Palm Springs Area on January 8, 2015 presenting to Robert F. Sylk the prestigious Award of selection to the Palms Springs Region Jewish National Fund's Board Of Directors

 

Freedom Team Salute Commendation awarded by Pete Geren, Secretary of the Army.

     

Certificate of Congressional Recognition presented by Congressman Dr. Raul Ruiz Oct. 8, 2014
 
County of Riverside Certificate of Recognition signed by all five (5) County Supervisors Oct. 14, 2014
     

To Robert F. Sylk for his dedicated service as president of The City Of Hope by LA County Supervisors.
 
Gold Record of the Hit song entitled "SYLKY" presented to Robert F. Sylk
     

We are honored to receive The California State Assembly Award from Assemblyman Chad Mayes on December 9, 2015 with seven (7) City Mayors and 150 in attendance.
 
Prestigious Award from The California Senate December 9, 2015
     

Presented to Robert Sylk by US Congressman Ruiz for his exemplary service to the community May 5, 2016.
 
SafeHouse of the Desert Award.

 

 



Robert Sylk's Presidential appointment as California Board Member for Riverside County Selective Service System


"Exemplary Leadership and Significant Contributions Award" presented to Robert Sylk by Assemblyman V. Manuel Perez


City of Hope


Certificate of Appreciation from Los Angeles mayor James Hahn.


Certificate of Appreciation from United States Senator Barbara Boxer.

Letter of appreciation from President Bush regarding a Trade Mission to the USSR
Letter of appreciation from President Bush regarding a Trade Mission to the USSR

Letter of appreciation from President Bush regarding a Trade Mission to the USSR
Letter of Commendation from Governor Gray Davis on his receiving the Tree of Life Award

Certificate  recognizing his outstanding service to the Marina Del Rey Chamber of Commerce
Certificate recognizing his outstanding service to the Marina Del Rey Chamber of Commerce


Robert Sylk standing in front of the West Coast Vietnam Veterans wall at the General Patton Museum

National Recreation and Park Association

Certificate of Appreciation
Special Congressional Recognition from US Congresswoman Mary Bono

National Recreation and Park Association
Robert is a proud member of the National Recreation and Park Association.

National Recreation and Park Association
California Assembly Certificate of Recognition Sept. 16, 2014

National Recreation and Park Association
2015 Award to Robert Sylk from the 40 members of The La Quinta High School Wind Symphony Orchestra appearing at Carnegie Hall, New York March 2015


Veterans of Foreign Wars "Commander-in-Chief" Award presented to Robert F. Sylk by the Adjutant General and Commander-in-Chief honoring his support to over 200,000 Veterans who served our country.


We are proud and honored today, June 21, 2016 to receive this "Award of Commendation" from The Riverside County Sheriff's Department signed by our friend Sheriff Stan Sniff.


Presented to Mr. Robert F. Sylk for his public service, business achievements, and humanitarian contributions in Eastern Europe by Mr. Bruno Pischiutta - Chairman and Daria Trifu - Festival Director of The Brasov International Film Festival 2016. Held in Romania and presented in Katerini, Greece. Mr. Sylk stated in the press "that he is honored beyond his expectations to be chosen for such a prestigious award and thanked all that were involved in selecting him". January 2017