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.