Adam Milstein is an entrepreneur, a co-founder, and National Chairman of the Israel- American Council. Milstein also co-founded the Adam and Gila Milstein Foundation with the goal strengthening the state of Israel. He also co-founded Sifriyat Pijama B’America together with his wife and they publish free books monthly in Hebrew. The books teach the Jewish values to over 10,000 Israel-Jewish-American families in the United States. Adam pursued a BSc in Industrial & Business Management from Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in 1974-1978. Milstein later acquired an MBA in Entrepreneurship from the University Of Southern California- Marshall School Of Business.
Adam Milstein follows three principles in his charitable acts, which include active philanthropy, life path impact, and philanthropic synergy. His Foundation invests a significant amount of time and expertise in developing programs with the target population in mind ranging from the young children to the adults in the society. The primary goal of the organization is strengthening the ties between the Israel State and U.S as well as keeping the Jewish identity to the State of Israel intact for the young and future generations. His charitable acts also involve funding various organizations, consultancy services, and developing partnerships.
As an entrepreneur, Adam has vast knowledge in program management, strategic planning, and non-profits. He is the managing partner of the Hager Pacific Properties, a firm that has its concentration in acquiring and the rehabilitation of real estate properties. He is also a member of the Board of various organizations, including, StandWithUs, Hasbara Fellowships, Jewish Funders Network, AISH Los Angeles and the Israel on Campus Coalition among others.
Honors and Awards
Adam Milstein has received numerous awards following his charitable activities including 25 most influential people on ‘Jewish Twitter’ from Jewish Telegraph Agency, Top 100 People Positively influencing Jewish Life, 2015 from the Algeimeiner and the American Friends of Magen David Adom Humanitarian of the Year Award among others.