Adam Milstein was named as one of the 200 most prominent philanthropists in the world by Richtopia in collaboration with Rise. The ranking was based on social media accounts. Milstein was at position 187, based on his Facebook and Twitter account.
The list contained prominent and influential politicians such as Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Bill Clinton, and Hillary Clinton. Business leaders such as Mark Zuckerberg, Melinda and Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, Eric Trump and great Philanthropists like Oprah Winfrey, Elton John, Magic Johnson, J.K. Rowling, Arianna Huffington, and Ashton Kutcher were on the list.
Adam Milstein is the proprietor of the Israeli-American Council (IAC). In addition, he leads other Jewish organizations such as the Israel on Campus Coalition, StandWithUs, AIPAC, Hasbara Fellowships, and etcetera.
In his speech, Adam said that he was pleased to be included in a list containing many great people in the world. The most important and rewarding part of Adam’s life is philanthropy. He would not have attained the coveted crown without the help and coordination of his wife, Gila Milstein, the AIC, as well as other Jewish foundations that have partnered with him with an aim to make a difference in the world.
The operations at Milstein Foundation and guided by two main objectives; strengthening the Jewish community and their Homeland, Israel. The foundation has been able to achieve its goals through the implementation of active philanthropy, forming synergies between companies, and funding projects that are in line with their mission. Adam and Gila Milstein Foundation purposes to strengthen and safeguard the Jewish community and their state by encouraging the U.S.-Israel alliance, igniting Jewish pride in youths, as well as offering pro-Israel American with the skills and knowledge to advocate for Israel.
Adam Milstein was born and brought up in Haifa, Israel. He served the State of Israel during the Yom Kippur War when he was part of the Israeli Defence Forces. He studied at Technion and the University of California. Adam is a realtor and philanthropist. Currently, Milstein works with Hager Pacific Properties as a managing partner. His role in Hager Pacific Properties is to supervise disposition, financing, and accounting activities. Adam and Gila have three children.