Adam Milstein has risen in the past few years as America’s most prominent supporter of Israel. With decades of experience for-profit and no-profit sectors, Milstein has demonstrated open support for the people of Israel and their claim of Jerusalem as their capital.
Adam Milstein was born and raised in Haifa. He previously worked with the IDF and took part in the Yom Kippur War. He moved to the United States in 1981 with his family after completing his studies at Technion.
While in the US, he joined the University of Southern Carolina’s business school to pursue his post-secondary education.
Adam Milstein is a co-founder as well as National Chairman of the Israeli-American Council. Besides, he is also a board member in several organizations such as Hasbara, Jewish Funders Network, and Israel on Campus coalition among others.
His Philanthropy work
Adam Milstein has dedicated almost all his life to philanthropy. His family’s foundation (Milstein Family Foundation) invests a lot of time and resources in various programs across the country. He has been an inspiration to many Israelis and Americans for decades because of the work he does.
The Milstein Family Foundation seeks to impact the lives of people around the world. Adam Milstein strategically seeks for funds and channels it to various organizations and programs.
Most programs are tailor-made for adolescents, children and different phases of adulthood. The aim of the foundation is to ensure that an impact is felt in all the beneficiaries.
Adam Milstein together with his wife Gila co-founded Sifriyat Pijama B’America. The non-governmental organization provides free books monthly in the Hebrew language with the aim of preserving the Jewish culture for more than 15,000 Jewish-American families living in the United States.
Milstein’s philanthropic work includes partnership development, consulting and fundraising for the purpose of supporting various programs in areas of Jewish continuity, pro-Israel advocacy, and Jewish education. His goal is to strengthen the state of Israel, Jewish people and the US –Israeli relations.