Adam Milstein, a proud Israeli-American active philanthropist, was born in Haifa, Israel in 1952. In 1971 he served his country by joining the Israel Defense Forces. He fought in the Yom Kippur Wars in 1973. He married his wife Gila in Israel and in 1981 moved his family to the US where he attended and received his degree from the University of Southern California.
Adam Milstein’s goal is to assist Jews especially in America, but around the world in seeking their roots. He wants them to connect with the State of Israel and to ignite their Jewish pride. He believes that through education these goals are reachable. Adam Milstein believes whole hardily that knowledge and truth will eliminate the lies and prejudices that have been painted on the peoples
In his pursuit of these goals, Adam Milstein and his wife Gila have together co-founded the Israeli-American Council. The aim of this organization puts into practice his determination to educate anyone who wants to learn about the true Israel. He feels that support for Israel is not only a partisan issue or a Jewish issue, but it is for people of all backgrounds from across the world.
Adam Milstein’s intensity and dedication to the peoples of Israel is confirmed by the sacrifices he makes and the time he spends sitting on the many boards of organizations committed to pursuing the same goals to which he is dedicating his life. One of these boards provide free books, monthly,in Hebrew, teaching Jewish values to more than 15,000 Israeli-Jewish-American families in The United States. Find More Information Here.
It goes without saying that such devotion and commitment to a cause will reap, through belief in that cause, and working toward its fruition, the accomplishments that are sought. Much has been achieved, but the work will continue until the true destiny of Israel is reached.
In 2016, Adam Milstein was named one of “The top 100 people positively influencing Jewish Life”. It is wonderful to have one’s efforts applauded, but in the end, the best reward is knowing that strides are being made toward seeing Israel obtain a place in the world, built on truth, strength, and pride.