National Chair of the Israeli-American Council, Adam Milstein

Adam Milstein, an Israeli-American, is a real estate entrepreneur, philanthropist and the National Chairman of the Israeli-American Council. He is also the co-founder of the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation whose function is to provide philanthropic and charitable to various organizations to strengthen the American-Israeli relationship, the Jewish people and the state of Israel. The charitable services offered by the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation are in the form of partnership development, consultations, and fundraising aimed at helping programs which deal with Jewish continuity, Jewish education, and Pro-Israel advocacy.

Adam’s Family Foundation adheres to three essential principles. The first is the impact on life. The organization raises funds and creates organizations which cater to the needs of people of all ages. Programs are developed for the childhood, adolescence and the various stages of adulthood, which means that they focus on a target audience. The second is activeness in their philanthropy. The foundation has experienced staff which is almost always involved in a charitable service at any given time. Lastly, Adam’s organization also offers consultations to help other charitable organizations make connections with non-profit organizations and work towards common goals.

Adam Milstein was born to Eva Milshtein and Hillel Milshtein in Haifa, Israel. Hillel immigrated to Israel from Argentina in 1948 while Eva immigrated to Israel from Mexico in 1949. Adam spent his early years at Kiryat Motzkin and Kiryat Yam and in 1971 joined the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) and was among the soldiers fighting in the Yom Kippur war of 1973. After serving in the Israeli Army, Adam joined the Technion (Israeli Institute of Technology) and in 1978 graduated with a Bachelor’ Degree in business and economics.

While is college, he joined his father in expanding the real estate business.IN 1974 he tied the note with Gila Elgrably. Seven years later they migrated with their two daughters to the United States, where one more daughter was born to them. He received a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of South California (LA). Milstein’s posts on social media are a reflection of his deep connection to the state of Israel. He is dedicated to ensuring that the great Israeli-American relationship is upheld and Jewish people make it in life.

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