Adam Milstein is a businessman and philanthropist who currently operates several philanthropy organizations and is an active board member of several more. He has degrees from both Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and the University of Southern California, receiving a bachelor’s degree in business and economics from the former and a master’s degree of business administration from the latter.
He is currently a manager at the property acquisition firm Hagar Pacific Properties, where he oversees finances and accounting.
Born in Israel, Adam Milstein moved to the United States after leaving the Israel Defense Force, in which he served during the Yom Kippur war. He and his wife Gila currently live in Encino California.
Adam Milstein has made a number of contributions to the world through his frequent philanthropy. He co-founded both the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation and Sifriyat Pijama B’America with his wife Gila. He also co-founded the Israeli-American Council.
The Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation connects with young Jewish and Israeli-American students and teaches them about their heritage and culture. Sifriyat Pijama B’America reaches out to Jewish families and provides them with monthly books in Hebrew that they otherwise could not afford.
The Israeli-American Council, on which Adam Milstein serves as National Chairman, serves to strengthen Jewish communities in America as well as strengthen relations between America and Israel.
Adam Milstein sits on the boards of several other Jewish and Israel based organizations, including Birthright Israel, Israel on Campus Coalition, and StandWithUs Birthright Israel provides two-week long trips to Israel for young Jewish students. These trips help the students connect with the land and people of Israel, home of their ancestors. Israel on Campus Coalition trains Jewish students on college campuses in the fields of leadership. StandWithUs is an international non-profit that promotes education as a means of spreading peace. watch youtube channel