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Adam Milstein- Protector of the Jewish heritage

Adam Milstein is the managing partner of Hager Pacific Properties, one of the established real estate companies in the United States. It is estimated to have real estate property worth over $1 billion. He joined this company after completing his MBA at the University of Southern Carolina. The company has been a source of the wealth that he is now utilizing in philanthropic initiatives.

Adam Milstein the founder and chairman of the Israeli-America Council, an organization that engages in various programs that aim at strengthening the ties between Israel and the United States. IAC is one of the largest Jewish affiliated organizations in the world. Currently, it has over 500,000 members from all over the world.

Milstein together with his wife Gila has a family philanthropic foundation known as Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation. This philanthropic foundation has been at the center of numerous pro-Israeli initiatives. They have a record of working with over 100 organizations who share in the same interests as them. Every year, Milstein is spending over $1 million that goes to philanthropic activities.

Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation sponsor the education of young Jews living in the United States among other activities. They are particularly concerned about the education of the young Jews about their origin and heritage as Jews. Young Jews born in the United States some time fail to identify with their real identity due to the environment in which they grow up in. Now, Adam Milstein is supporting their education and even requesting them to spread the lessons even to their peers in school.

Milstein is passionate about the protection of the Jewish identity. He is focused on uniting Jews living abroad and those back in Israel. The unity of these two communities is significant in winning the battle against the challenges that the Jews face. Anti-Semitism is still a huge problem among the Jews, and it can only be defeated by all Jews coming together to defeat agents of impunity.

Adam Milstein believes that the future of the Jews lies in the ability to raise a strong generation of Jews who will be proud of who they are and who won’t allow anti-Semitism to thrive.

http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/author/adam-milstein/