Adam Milstein is the co-founder of IAC. IAC is the Israeli -American Council that is headquartered in California. The primary objective behind the IAC is to build and strengthen the relationship between the Jewish people and their state. The IAC extends its mandate to fostering the US-Israel relationship.
Adam Milstein has been able to steer IAC into one of the fastest growing Jewish organization in the United States. Milstein descended from Haifa, a port city in Northern Israel. He moved to California together with his wife, Gila, in the early 1980’s, where he built his career as real estate agent.
Over the years, Adam Milstein’s career in real estate has grown by leaps and bounds. Currently, Milstein is a managing partner of renown real estate giant Hager Pacific Properties. The firm specializes in all the sub-sectors of real estate, including retail, industrial and office establishments.
Adam Milstein is a proud father of three daughters and together with his spouse, Gila, they have founded the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation. The non-profit organization works to ensure that young Jews do not lose touch with their Jewish roots.
One of the most notable achievements of Adam Milstein is the leadership he has brought to the philanthropy world. For decades Milstein has worked with over 100 charitable organizations. Speaking to the Huffington Post, Adam Milstein reckons that philanthropy is more than writing checks.
According to Adam Milstein, the art of philanthropy is a labor of love that lasts a lifetime. For someone to succeed in philanthropy, they need to understand that it’s the satisfaction that one derives from helping others that counts. The more you get involved in helping others, the more satisfaction you get.
Milstein posits that the best philanthropists get their hands dirty by availing their time, network, experience and expertise to advance their charities’ objectives.