Adam Milstein And His Donation Innovation

Adam Milstein is mostly know for his generous and charitable contributions to the Israeli and Jewish-American communities. Adam Milstein and his wife Gila have also co-founded several highly successful non-profit pro-Israeli organizations. Among these organizations is the Israeli American Council (IAC). It was founded in 2007 and is based in Los Angeles, California. Other organizations are the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation and the Sifryat Pijama B’America. All of these organizations have the common goal of promoting the unification of Israeli-Americans as well as helping to nurture a stronger sense of Jewish identity among the children of first-generation Israeli-Americans.

Adam Milstein first came to the United States with his family in 1981 and soon earned his MBA from UCLA. After completing his formal education he went into the commercial real estate business where he was able to quickly move up to the position of managing partner at the Hager Pacific Properties firm. Adam Milstein currently lives in Encino, California with his family which includes three daughters, two grandsons, and a granddaughter.

Many of the charitable deeds that were attributed to the Israeli-American community were inspired from the charitable actions of a friend of Adam Milstein. That is when Adam and his wife began to co-found several non-profit pro-Israeli organizations. Adam and his wife have implemented what’s known as the Donor Forum. The Donor Forum provides a facilitated method of creating a closer relationship between philanthropists and soon to be non-profit organizations. The couple is also well known for continuously assisting pro-Israeli and pro-Jewish non-profits to get established. The couple helps them by providing the organizations with resources through their own organization.

Adam and Gila also participate in the events themselves to ensure their success. They actively participate and give their own time to work with people. Recent events have been able to raise substantial amounts of money. A recent event held by the Israeli-American Council was able to raise over $16.5 million. The donors that were able to assist in the raising of this lucrative amount of money were Sheldon and Miriam Adelson. Many of the participants feel that the IAC has made tremendous progress over the years.

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Thor Halvorssen Gives His View On The Rise Of Bernie Sanders

The rise of Bernie Sanders during the 2016 U.S. Presidential election has caused some concern in the country over the Vermont Senator describing himself as a Democratic Socialist; during an interview on the Fox Business channel’s “The Intelligence Report with Trish Regan” Thor Halvorssen attempted to put forward his views on socialism and its misuse. The problem many people see with the rise of socialism in the U.S. is that few of those following Sanders campaign have a deep understanding of what socialism stands for, which the Human Rights Foundation founder Halvorssen attempted to explain.

After being asked to explain what is meant by the term socialism Halvorssen gave his opinion that there are many different forms of the political ideology, not all of which are bad. However, Halvorssen explained the problem he had with socialism is when it becomes the dominant ideology in any state; the Venezuelan film producer went on to explain socialist ideals can be integrated into a democratic structure when used as just one part of a much larger government structure.

Thor Halvorssen has built a strong reputation as a human rights activist after spending much of his life providing his time for groups hoping to protect those living in closed societies. The human rights activist went on to explain how socialist policies can be used by fascist regimes to keep their people under restrictive rule, including those used in Halvorssen’s home country of Venezuela; after a series of left leaning governments held control in Venezuela the country was placed under the control of a series of restrictive regime hidden beneath the mask of socialism. Halvorssen went on to explain socialism often sees restrictive policies introduced that include the setting of prices resulting in food shortages for the people of the country.