Adam Milstein has devoted much of his life to his philanthropic work. After years as a real estate investor that he continues to this day, he has focused his time and money on being a leader in his community. While his philanthropic work has been in various fields, he is best known for his interest in the Jewish State of Israel and the Jewish population as a whole.
Adam Milstein is an Israeli native, and he fought in the Israel Defense Force during the Yom Kippur war. He began his career in real estate after coming to the United States in 1981. He obtained his MA at the prestigious University of Southern California. He is currently the managing director at Hager Pacific Properties, and he sits on the board of various organizations.
Adam Milstein and his wife Gila and The Milstein Family Foundation are involved with many pro-Israel organizations including Adam Milstein’s role as the co-founder of the Israeli-American Council. Adam Milstein’s mission is to strengthen the bond between Israel and the United States, and one of his priorities is to ensure future generations of both Israelis and Americans continue that bond. The Milstein Family Foundation was set up in 2000, and one of its focuses is on the antisemitism that takes place on college campuses.
The Milsteins are also involved with a variety of healthcare causes, and they have raised money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and the American Cancer Society among others. As the president of Stand By Me, Gila Milstein offers support for Jewish sufferers of cancer in Los Angeles.
Adam Milstein will continue his charitable work, and he will remain committed to issues concerning Israel and the Jewish people. In 2018, he was named the 31st most influential philanthropist in the world by Richtopia, a London publication, and the Jewish Post named him one of the 50 Most Influential Jewish figures.