Adam Milstein has become one of the greatest Israeli-American philanthropist and has earned two awards for his philanthropy work. In 2016, he was named one of the 50 most influential Jews in the world, by the Jerusalem Post. Adam Milstein has gained recognition for his work with the Israeli-American Council and the Milstein Family Foundation. He was just named one of the top 200 philanthropists in the world, determined by his social media presence.
Milstein is best known for his work launching the Israeli-American Council in California. It started out as a local organization that served the Jewish community within Los Angeles region. The council then expanded rapidly all over the country. Currently the Israeli-American Council has reached more than 5 million Jews in the United States and the U.S. is currently home to nearly 500,000 Israeli-American Jews.
Milstein started the Israeli-American Council to create a gateway between Israeli-American Jews to the Jewish State of Israel. It also supports the Jewish state economically and politically. Adam Milstein and his council work to create friendship and peace between Jews and non-Jewish Americans and Israelis.
Milstein was also very influential with his foundation, the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation. The charitable foundation was founded to support other charities and non-profit groups including Prager University, Jerusalem University, Birth Right Isreal, Hasbara Fellowships and AIPAC. The foundation’s main goal is to strengthen and support the Jewish people and the state of Israel. Adam Milstein is also on the board of several Jewish organizations including Birth Right Israel, AIPAC, Jewish Funders Network and Hasbara Fellowships.
Now that people are listening to what Milstein has to say, he is spreading his message and insight through several platforms including with a podcast. His podcast hosts conversations with those on the front lines in the pro-Israel communities. The podcast has hosted a handful of guests investors, authors and Israel’s former Finance Minister. Adam Milstein has had a major impact on the American-Jewish life and the relationship between Jewish-Americans and Israel. Adam Milstein’s prominence has amplified his pro-Israel message across the world. Adam Milstein continues to grow his reach through his foundation.