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Adam Milstein is a real estate investor, community leader, and active philanthropist. As the President of the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation, his philanthropic activity is centered on strengthening the State of Israel and the Jewish People. A native of Israel, Adam Milstein served in the IDF during the Yom Kippur War, and graduated from the Technion in 1978. Upon arriving in the US in 1981, he earned an MBA from USC and embarked on a career in commercial real estate in Southern California. He is a managing partner of Hager Pacific Properties, a private commercial real estate investment firm that owns and manages several million square feet of commercial and industrial real estate throughout the United States. Adam Milstein’s Israel advocacy work includes service on the boards of range of organizations, including the Israeli-American Council, where he is the National Chairman, AIPAC National Council, StandWithUs, the Jewish Funders Network, and the Los Angeles Board of Birthright Israel. Adam and his wife Gila live in Encino, California. They have three children and three grandchildren. You can follow Adam on Twitter @AdamMilstein.

ARTICLES BY: Adam Milstein

February 13, 2017 6:14 am

How to Make Jewish Philanthropy Go Further

Jewish leaders and philanthropists are currently engaged in an intense and crucial debate. There is growing concern that Jews, particularly the next generation, are disconnecting from...

December 14, 2016 7:13 pm

Instilling Jewish Pride, Building Courage and Fostering Brotherhood

Hanukkah, our Festival of Lights, is fast approaching. In recounting the heroic story of the Maccabees, the Jewish rebel group that lived in the land...

March 27, 2016 6:35 am

BDS Targets Not Only Israel, But the US and Entire Democratic World

In recent years, the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement has steadily advanced a poisonous culture of hate and antisemitism in the United States. Across...

July 1, 2015 1:32 pm

It’s Time to Fight Fire With Fire on College Campuses

A wave of anti-Semitism is sweeping across American universities. During the 2014-2015 school year, resolutions calling for a boycott of the Jewish state were passed by...


Is Your Bread Still Kosher? Arnold’s Bread Manufacturer Drops the OU - Bimbo Bakeries USA, which owns many of the nationally-distributed bread and...

Why Should We Light the Menorah With Olive Oil?

Below is an excerpt from the book The Light That Unites: A Chanukah Companion (OU Press) by Aaron Goldscheider. There are...

The Dead Sea Scrolls Monument

In 1946 or 1947 -- no one knows for certain -- a Bedouin goatherd nicknamed Muhammad the Wolf led his...


French Minister Pays Respects at Desecrated Jewish Cemetery

French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner on Friday paid his respects at a Jewish cemetery near Strasbourg, days after 37 of its tombstones and a monument to Holocaust victims were defaced with Nazi...


Israel’s Tech Sector Faces Challenge From Shortage of Workers

Israel is struggling to recruit enough workers to its technology sector, a report showed on Sunday, creating a challenge for an industry seen as the country's main potential driver of economic...

Middle East

Egypt Unveils ‘One of a Kind’ Ancient Tomb, Expects More Finds

Egypt unveiled a well-preserved 4,400-year-old tomb decorated with hieroglyphs and statues south of Cairo on Saturday, and officials expect more discoveries when archaeologists excavate the site further in coming months. The...