ROBERT P. LEVY
Robert Levy, chairman of DRT Industries, Inc.,
and successful chair of the Philadelphia Sports
Congress, is a name synonymous with sports in
the City of Independence. An elected member
of the University of Pennsylvania Tennis Hall
of Fame, he chaired the U.S. tennis teams at
the World Maccabiah Games in 1977, 1981, 1985,
1989, and was honorary chair of the 1993 team.
The Robert P. Levy Stable is a highly successful thoroughbred racing and breeding
venture that includes four Eclipse Awards and a Belmont Stakes champion. Levy
chairs the Board of the Atlantic City Racing Association, and is a long time
director of the Thoroughbred Racing Association.
In 1953, Levy founded and organized the Little Quakers football team, an age
and weight group of young Philadelphia All Stars that, to this day, maintain
a reputation as one of the finest boys teams in America.
His many honors include recognition by the National Football Foundation and Hall
of Fame, and he is recipient of the John B. Kelly Award for “unselfishly
contributing directly to extending the future of our youth through the medium
The Lifetime Achievement
Award is presented annually, honoring those individuals
who have made significant contributions to the State of Israel and society