Since co-founding the Israeli-American Council in California (IAC), Adam Milstein has dedicated his life to supporting and strengthening both the State of Israel and the Jews. It has also been steadfast in improving US-Israel relations. This is considered the fastest organization that is concerned with the Jews of the United States.
As a native of Haifa, Adam Milstein was born in 1952 but relocated to California in 1981. In California, he served as a prolific real estate agent. He today holds the position of managing partner at Hager Pacific Properties, an organization that has specialized in retail, office, industrial and multi-family properties. In 2000, together with his wife Gila, they created the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation to encourage the young Jews to be true to their Jewish roots.
Through Adam Milstein, Sheldon Adelson and Haim Saban came together in June 2015 for the first ever Campus Maccabbees Summit hosted in Las Vegas. This summit convened well over 50 organizations with the agenda of fully harnessing the power of the pro-Israel community so as bring anti-Semitism to an end and also quell the lies that are said about Israel especially in the various colleges in America.
Being a renowned philanthropist is a member of the board for various important organizations. Some of these organizations include Israel on Jewish Funders Network, StandWithUs, and Birthright Israel among others. He has been part of more than 100 not-for profit organizations for decades. According to Adam Milstein, philanthropy is not just about money donations.
One must embrace various practices so that his/her philanthropic investment makes an impact. There has to be sacrifice and love in the giving according to Adam Milstein. One should also stay focused on his philanthropic duties to ensure that he achieves his goals. The philanthropist also has to add his expertise and talents to the contributions to achieve that which is desirable.
Hussain Sajwani is a billionaire and owner and Chairman of DAMAC Properties, the largest luxury private real estate developer in the Middle East. He has built an incredible career that began at humble roots. He continues to develop and invest in real estate around the world. He has even worked with current US President Donal Trump. His work and impact have been felt worldwide.
The Damac owner, Sajwani’s start began at humble roots. His family was a conservative, middle-class family. Sajwani watched his father work at a watch and pen store in creek-side Deira district. He began working with father at a very young age. Watching his father was very influential. Sajwani began to learn lots about business and was inspired to enter this world himself. After getting his degree in economics from the University of Washington, Sajwani would slowly began making his way into the business world.
After college, Sajwani joined a company called GASCO where he served as a contracts manager. After a short stint there he would leave to begin working with the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. Sajwani was determined to be his own business man. He would eventually go on to begin DAMAC in 1982. The Hussain Sajwani family was about to experience a whole new level of success. DAMAC is the company that would lead Sajwani to becoming a billionaire.
Sajwani’s work expands worldwide. He has even worked with current US President Donald Trump. The two have a common interest in real estate and even worked together on Trump’s Trump International Golf Club. The two recently spent New Years Eve together celebrating this massive real estate venture that consists of luxury villas that have racked up almost $2 billion in sales. With Trump currently President, the two have postponed work for the meantime. However Sajwani has collaborated with Ivanka Trump along with Trumps sons.
Hussein Sajwani has made a worldwide impact. With his tremendous track record and experience in real estate, he is sure to continue to make an impact on the business world for many years to come.
A philanthropist and real estate developer, Sam Boraie is one of the Vice President’s for Boraie Development. As a leader in the firm’s business development, Sam Boraie plays a crucial role of reinventing the real estate market and communities of New Brunswick, Newark and Atlantic City. Within the past five years Sam Boraie and Boraie Development revitalized the community and attracted new businesses, apartments, retail stores and office spaces. Along with real estate development Sam Boraie actively participates in decreasing poverty in the New Brunswick area with charities like Elijah’s Promise.
In an article on PR NewsWire, the Aspire, a completed project from Boraie Development comprises 238 units near the New Brunswick Train Station includes luxury amenities and 10,000 square feet of retail space. Also near the New Brunswick Train Station is the Albany Street Plaza providing over 270,000 square feet of office and retail space. Comprising two towers the Albany Street Plaza generated two billion dollars in development for New Brunswick. Completed in 2007, One Spring Street includes 121 home residences in 25-stories with amenities that include a health club and swimming pool. Currently under construction in the New Brunswick area, The Rector will house residents within a 26-story building. Although Sam Boraie and Boraie Development primarily build in the New Brunswick area, other communities in the Atlantic City and Newark area are being developed under Boraie Development.
Partnered with basketball superstar Shaquille O’Neal, Boraie Development will add residential space to the Newark community. With an estimated investment of over $70 million dollar, Boraie Development focuses on adding a rental complex, movie theater and a new retail section. According to NY Times, after the economic downfall of Atlantic City, Sam Boraie works to renew landmarks such as The Revel Casino Hotel Tower. By rebuilding Atlantic City and Newark Sam Boraie gives communities affordable housing and enhances socialization and enjoyment among community members and families. A development project known as The Beach gives the community of Atlantic City 250 luxury residences comprising a swimming pool, workout facility and lounge. Equipped with luxury amenities, The Beach also offers a 400-space parking garage, retail shops, a grocery store and restaurants for building residents and members in the community.
Apart from operating development projects through Boraie Development Sam Boraie devotes himself to charity organizations in the New Brunswick area. As an Advisory Board Member of Elijah’s Promise Same Boraie works to decrease poverty in New Brunswick. The organization not only provides non-profit meals for the New Brunswick community, but works to lower poverty by providing access to fresh food. To further decrease poverty Elijah’s Promise also offers employment training in the culinary arts and baking. Sam Boraie is also involved in The State Theatre New Jersey as a Board of Trustees, https://www.statetheatrenj.org/board-of-trustees. As the second largest non-profit charity in New Jersey, the theater hosts a variety of music and family events for the community to attend. In the summer of 2017, Boraie Development is sponsoring free film screenings for children at the theater during the weekdays.