All across the world we can see people that are making contributions to our world, trying to make it a better place. Among these many people, one stands out, Adam Milstein, an Israeli-American who has spent countless amounts of his energy, time and money through his philanthropic organization, all in the effort of making positive changes.
Adam was born in Haifa, Israel and was the eldest child. His father served in the Israeli military as a combat sailor during the struggle for Israeli independence. Adam spent his early years of life in the city of KiryatMotzkin before he entered the Israeli army as part of his mandatory military service during 1973 and took part in the Yom Kippur War, fighting on the Egyptian front.
After Adam completed his military tour, he enrolled himself into Israel’s Technion, a public research university in Haifa. During his academic career, Milstein would receive a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in business and economics from the Technion.
Adam additionally spent a portion of his later years of education working alongside his father to assist him in growing and building the family’s real estate development and construction business. During this time Adam learned the ropes of construction and real estate.
In 1974 Adam Milstein married his wife, Gila who graduated from the Rothschild Hospital Nursing School as well as being a former officer in the Israeli army. Several years later he would go on to move his family to the United States. After moving his family to America, Adam Milstein went on to acquire a Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern California. He went on to enter the world of real estate as a commercial real estate sales agent which then lead him to become a managing partner of Hager Pacific Properties.
In the year 2000, Adam Milstein and his wife Gila established the Adam and Gina Milstein Family Foundation, a special organization that focuses on maintaining and enhancing the special ties that America has with Israel. Another portion of what the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation does is their work with the Jewish community in America. They assist young members of the Jewish community, helping them acquire education and establish a connection with their roots in Israel.