Adam Milstein is a well known philanthropist. After serving in the Israeli Defense Forces and earning a Bachelor’s degree from the Technion, Adam Milstein moved to the United States in 1981. He studied at USC for around two years, where he got his MBA. He started working at Hager Pacific Properties as a sales agent. He worked his way up until he became a managing partner. Hager Pacific Properties owns over two billion dollars worth of real estate portfolio around the country.He started the Adam and Gila Milstein Foundation with his wife, Gila.
He did it because he noticed that Israeli citizens living in the United States needed help. He also wanted to help Jewish Americans connect with their heritage and roots. It has issued over seventy five grants to various organizations. It helps support Students Supporting Israel. It helps organize students to support Israel on college campuses. It helps organize protests against those who are holding BDS protests which harm Israel. He also helped found the Israeli-American Council. According to Forbes Magazine, it is one of the fastest growing Jewish organizations.
Adam Milstein was named as one of the top one hundred people who help influence Jewish life in America. Andrea Levin, who works for CAMERA, which Adam Milstein also supports, says that Adam Milstein is an astute philanthropist and an important leader for the Jewish people.Adam Milstein is also a writer and a speaker. He writes for various publications. He is also an activist. As opposed to just writing checks or sitting as a figurehead on some organization, Adam goes out there and actively involves himself in the organizations and goals he supports. He was named as one of the Top 200 Do-Gooders in the World. Adam is a strong supporter of the fight against anti semitism and bigotry around the world.
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