For those who know Adam Milstein, he is the epitome of leadership, advocacy and entrepreneurship. Milstein is an Israeli-American businessman, who is also the managing director at a company known as Hager Pacific Properties. Milstein is also a believer in helping other people. He is involved in philanthropic activities and projects that support various causes around him.
Milstein’s Childhood and Background
Born and raised in Israel, Adam Milstein moved to the United States in 1881 in order to pursue his masters’ degree. Before then, he graduated from the Technion, and also served in the IDF during the famous Yom Kippur War. After earning his MBA from the University of South Carolina, he decided to launch a career in real estate.
Milstein’s real estate career started in 1983, and he helped to co-found Hager Pacific Properties. The private commercial real estate firm is located in Southern California, and it has helped people to get financing to own property in the area.
Another thing which makes Adam Milstein respected by many, especially the Israeli-American community, is his contribution to charity. He is also an advocate for the spread of Jewish values to young Israelis all over the world. He does this through partnerships wit organizations that support his cause. He also has a foundation called the Adam and Gila Milstein Foundation, which reaches out to young Jews across the globe.
Adam Milstein and his wife have also co-founded another organization known as SifriyatPijamaB’America. Through the organization, they give free books on a monthly basis. The books contain Hebrew teachings and values, which help more than 15000 Israeli families living in the United States alone.
Apart from his own philanthropic projects, Milstein also supports other organizations. He is currently the Chairman of the Israeli-American Council, and he is in charge of the Council’s national expansion. Milstein also serves as a board member of various organizations. These include the AISH Los Angeles, StandWithUs, Jewish Funders Network and Hasbara Fellowships. He continues to inspire many young people, and the Israeli-American community at large.
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