LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This week, Adam
Milstein was named one of the
200 Most Influential Do-Gooders in the World, as part of a list of
leading philanthropists and social entrepreneurs on social media, by
London-based publication Richtopia in coordination with a social media
ranking system, Rise.
Milstein is No.
187 on the list based on his Twitter
accounts’ influence on the philanthropic world. He is the co-founder and
Chairman of the Israeli-American
Council (IAC), and a leader in many other prominent Jewish
organizations, including StandWithUs, the Israel on Campus Coalition,
Hasbara Fellowships, and AIPAC.
The list includes several other business leaders-turned-philanthropists
like Warren Buffett, Elon Musk, Bill and Melinda Gates, Eric Trump, and
Mark Zuckerberg; politicians like Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, Barack
Obama, and Michelle Obama, and other highly influential philanthropic
public figures like J.K. Rowling, Oprah Winfrey, Arianna Huffington,
Magic Johnson, Ashton Kutcher, Sean “Diddy” Combs, and Elton John.
philanthropic work is one of the most important and gratifying parts
of my life, and I am honored to be included among so many leaders in
this field,” Milstein said. “I am grateful to my wife Gila, to the IAC,
and to the many organizations in the Jewish world that we are privileged
to partner with to make a difference.”
The Milstein Family Foundation advances a mission built on two pillars:
strengthening the Jewish people and their homeland, the State of Israel.
“By embracing the principles of active philanthropy, funding projects
with an eye to their life-path impact, and looking to build synergies
between organizations, the Milstein Family Foundation will continue our
work to strengthen the Jewish people and the State of Israel,” Milstein
About the Adam
and Gila Milstein Family Foundation: The Milstein Family
Foundation works to safeguard and strengthen the Jewish People and the
Jewish State by igniting Jewish pride in the next generation, providing
pro-Israel Americans with knowledge and expertise to advocate for the
State of Israel, and bolstering the critical U.S.-Israel alliance. Learn
more at: http://milsteinff.org/.