Adam Milstein has become one of the leading pro-Israel philanthropists in the United States. Because of that he has earned multiple awards for his philanthropy and influence. The Jerusalem Post in 2016 named Adam Milstein as one of the 50 most influential Jews in the world. Milstein has been named as one of the top 200 philanthropists in the world because of his social media presence and influence. These awards highlight Adam Milstein’s philanthropy on a global stage.
Milstein has decades of experience in both the non-profit arena and the for-profit world. Adam was born in Haifa, Israel and eventually joined the Israeli Defense Force and even served in the Yom Kippur War. He later emigrated to the United States in 1981, where he studied at the University of Southern California, graduating with multiple degrees. While in California, he established the Milstein Family Foundation. The foundation provides charitable and philanthropic services to pro-Israel organizations that strengthen the Jewish people, Israel, and the necessary U.S. – Israel relationship.
As he continued his work, Milstein established himself as a leader on advocacy and philanthropy. He’s worked to fundraise for programs that support jewish education, pro-Israel advocacy and Jewish continuity. Adam Milstein also created the Israeli-American Council. The council originally started as a local resource but it grew rapidly all over the country and now the council has reached over 5 million Jews in the United States and 500,000 Israeli-American Jews living in the United States. The council works to support the Jewish state and foster cooperation and friendship between, non-Jewish Americans and Israelis. Adam Milstein serves on the board of several non-profits including AIPAC, Birth Right Israel and Hasbara Fellowships. Adam Milstein continues to help the Israeli-American community both financially and with advice. Milstein continues to be recognized as a leader in the American-Israeli community. Milstein also delivers his advice and message through different platforms including a pro-Israeli podcast that features many types of people including policymakers, artists and elected officials who are on the front lines in the pro-Israel communities. Milstein has made a serious impact on American Jewish life style and more