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News and Events

Howard Milstein authors op-eds on how to effectively and efficiently transform our country’s critical infrastructure

With the passage of the federal infrastructure package last month, Howard Milstein published an op-ed in The Hill, co-authored with former Congressman Steve Israel, entitled, “Design-Build Contracts Key to Infrastructure Success” and another in the Eno Center for Transportation Weekly entitled, “Getting the Best Bang from our Infrastructure Buck.” Howard is currently Chairman of The…

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Howard and Abby Milstein Underwrite “Objects and Memory,” a PBS documentary in commemoration of the anniversary of 9/11

PBS Documentary Explores How Ordinary Objects Acquire Extraordinary Meaning – OBJECTS AND MEMORY To Air In September On PBS (check local listings) Frank Langella Narrates, Music by Philip Glass “OBJECTS AND MEMORY remains one of the most poignant memories of anything I have ever done. It is a very timely piece still and will always…

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Howard Milstein thanks Hadassah, on behalf of the Milstein family, for its Memorial Video Tribute to Irma Milstein

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5th Annual Zuccotti Award for Leadership Presented by Howard Milstein to Rick Cotton

On May 7, 2021, Howard P. Milstein presented Rick Cotton, Executive Director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, with the John E. Zuccotti Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2021 Regional Plan Association Virtual Event. This award is given to a leader who has displayed exceptional accomplishments and service in the public…

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Howard and Michael Milstein featured speakers at UJA Event

On May 4, the UJA’s Young Real Estate (REX) Division sponsored a conversation with Howard and Michael Milstein to discuss the family’s multi-generational philanthropic commitment to UJA (and numerous other major initiatives across medical, civic, higher education, and the arts); and the entrepreneurial spirit that is a legacy of the Milstein family and continues with…

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"Milstein Hall of Ocean Life" opens COVID-19 Vaccination Center

The American Museum of Natural History announced the opening of a COVID-10 vaccination center in the Milstein Hall of Ocean Life under the iconic “blue whale,” which is much beloved by children of all ages. To build excitement and support the theme, an adhesive bandage was placed on the whale’s flipper. Howard Milstein said, “It…

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Howard Milstein Introduces President Bill Clinton for the first “Milstein State of Democracy Address Series,” sponsored by the Howard & Abby Milstein Foundation

President Clinton: US in ‘dogfight’ for democracy Are you willing to do what it takes to revive our democracy? Former President Bill Clinton posed that question March 18 during a webinar on the state of American democracy hosted by the Institute of Politics and Global Affairs (IOPGA) at Cornell, challenging more than 3,600 students and…

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4th Annual Zuccotti Award for Leadership Presented by Howard Milstein to the Honorable Henry Cisneros

On June 3, 2020, Howard P. Milstein presented the Honorable Henry Cisneros with the John E. Zuccotti Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2020 Regional Plan Association Virtual Event. This award is given to a leader who has displayed exceptional accomplishments and service in the public interest. It is named for the late John E. Zuccotti,…

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Howard Milstein Discusses a Focused, Results-Oriented Approach to Philanthropy

Howard Milstein Discusses a Focused, Results-Oriented Approach to Philanthropy Click here to access the full PDF article

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Howard Milstein featured in Leaders Magazine: “Revitalizing New York and the Nation"

Howard Milstein featured in Leaders Magazine: “Revitalizing New York and the Nation” Click here to access the full PDF article

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