Adam Milstein is a philanthropist and the co-founder of the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation. The Foundation provides charitable services to organizations in order to help add strength to U.S. Israeli relations, the State of Israel and Jewish people. The services provided include fundraising, partnership development and consulting.
Mr. Milstein’s philosophy regarding his philanthropy is three-fold and includes active philanthropy, life path impact and philanthropic synergy. The Foundation, along with the staff invests expertise and time, along with financial contributions to each and every project that receives support. The Foundation identifies, provides funding and helps to develop organizations that targets and addresses the different stages of life including children, young adults and the different stages of adult life. Adam Milstein and his Foundation assists the organizations that want to amplify and expand their organizations by developing partnerships with like and complimentary organizations that have shared goals.
Adam Milstein was born in Israel and served in the military during the Yom Kippur War. His educational background includes graduating from the TechUnion in 1978 with a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Economics and Business and after coming to the United States, he earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of Southern California at Los Angeles (USC). While still in school, Milstein worked his father to expand and grow his real estate development and construction company. After graduating, Adam Milstein continued in the commercial real estate industry in Southern California and is currently a managing partner in a commercial real estate investment firm, Hagar Pacific Partners. The company owns and manages industrial and commercial real estate in the United States.
Mr. Milstein is the National Chairman, as well as the co-founder of the Israeli-American Council. His task is the chairman of the national expansion program. He also serves as board member for several other groups including StandWithUs, the on Campus Coalition of Israel, AIPAC National Council and a foundation called the Hasbara Fellowship. Adam Milstein is also is the co-founder of a group called Sifriyat Pijama B’America. The entity provides monthly books in Hebrew, at no cost, that teaches values to more than 14,000 American-Israeli-Jewish groups and families in this country.