Press & News Archive

  1. Jennifer Pritzker
    Celebrities, political leaders raise awareness for military caregivers
    Marine Corps Times
    The campaign, which has received two million-dollar donations from billionaire philanthropist Jennifer Pritzker, a retired Army lieutenant colonel, and the United Arab Emirates government, unveiled a website that provides lists of resources and a community forum for caregivers, and a list of 54 cities that have signed on to promote...
  2. Jennifer Pritzker
    Hattiesburg among first to pledge support for military caregivers as Hidden Heroes City
    Colonel Jennifer Pritzker, Army National Guard (Retired), and Founder and Chair of the Pritzker Military Museum & Library, contributed $1 million in support of the campaign. Colonel Pritzker will also serve as the campaign’s Vice Chair.
  3. Tawani Enterprises
    BRIDES Chicago: 5 Libraries You Can Totally Get Married In
    It may not sound as traditionally romantic as the other locales, but spaces like the gallery and The Point within this downtown collection feature sweeping views of Michigan Avenue and Millennium Park.
  4. Northwestern University
    Northwestern hosts seventh annual Evanston MashUp
    Northwestern Now
    Colonel Jennifer Pritzker and Dawn Overend of Tawani Enterprises and the Tawani Foundation was recognized with the Corrine Passage Spirit of Evanston Award.
  5. News Brief: Tudor Transformed at Stone Terrace
    National Trust for Historic Preservation
    All it took to transform an aging, spacious Tudor-style gem in Evanston, Illinois, into a world-class bed-and-breakfast was vision, a little elbow grease, and a brand new elevator.
  6. Kapos: Wintrust was also in the running for Sox park’s name
    Chicago Sun-Times
    The McKay theater company has moved into 1439 West Jarvis Avenue, a storefront in a building owned by billionaire Jennifer Pritzker. It’s been home for years to Side Project theater, which is transitioning into a traveling company.
  7. Jennifer Pritzker
    Lurie Gender and Sex program receives Pritzker $500K matching gift
    Windy City Times
    It was Pritzker and her Tawani Foundation who was instrumental in providing seed money for the Gender and Sex Development Program three years ago.
  8. Jennifer Pritzker
    Lurie Hospital Gender Identity Clinic Gets $500K From Pritzker
    CBS Chicago
    The gender and sex development program at Lurie Children’s Hospital has just received a $500,000 grant from Jennifer Pritzker, a Chicago philanthropist who is a transgender woman.
  9. Jennifer Pritzker
    Billionaire Jennifer Pritzker Helps Fund Clinic For Trans Kids At Lurie
    The world’s wealthiest transgender person is backing a big fundraising campaign for nonconforming patients at Lurie Children’s Hospital.
  10. Emil Bach Home
    A Frank Lloyd Wright sleepover
    Chicago Tribune
    All told, we’ve toured 20 Wright-designed buildings.