Adam Milstein is an Israeli-American real estate investor, philanthropist, and community leader. Most of his philanthropic work involves strengthening the Jewish people and the State of Israel. He, along with his wife, Gila, is a co-founder and President of the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation. The Foundation’s mission is not only to help strengthen the State of Israel but also its ties to the U.S. Their other main goal is to help young Jewish people to take pride in that part of their identities and to ensure the next generation’s affinity for the State.
Adam Milstein served in the IDF during the Yom Kippur War. He graduated from Technion in 1978. He arrived in the U.S. in 1981 to pursue an MBA from USC and start his career in real estate. His real estate career started with Commercial Real Estate in Southern California and today, he works as the Managing Partner at Hagar Pacific Properties, and http://www.jpost.com/Author/Adam-Milstein.
Today, Adam Milstein is also the National Chairman of the Israeli-American Council. He also serves on the board of several other similar organizations, such as Jewish Funders Network and StandWithUs. Along with their Family Foundation, Adam and Gila are also the founders of SifriyatPijamaB’America, which provides books in Hebrew on a monthly basis for the purpose of educating Jewish families about their faith’s values. Currently, over 15,000 Jewish-Israeli families are members.
The Foundation also supports a variety of Jewish- and Israeli-related organizations. They include everything from those working to combat anti-Semitism to Youth Outreach programs. Some of these organizations include Defense for Democracies, Haym Shalom Center, and Human Rights Voices.
Adam Milstein and his wife, Gila currently live in Encino. They have three children and grandchildren.
Adam Milstein’s leadership could indeed serve as an example to many. He is actively helping to preserve the next generation of those with Jewish roots. His work will hopefully continue to shine even more with the next generation, and Adam on Facebook.