Press & News Archive

  1. Jennifer Pritzker
    Jennifer Pritzker To Be Named ‘Landmark’ By Landmarks Illinois
    Evanston Patch
    North Shore billionaire Jennifer Pritzker will be among this year’s ‘landmark’ awardees when Landmarks Illinois holds its annual Legendary Landmarks Celebration come March.
  2. Jennifer Pritzker
    Pritzker to be honored as Illinois ‘landmark’
    Evanston Now
    Evanston’s Jennifer Pritzker will be one of three honorees at the Landmarks Illinois annual Legendary Landmarks celebration.
  3. Jennifer Pritzker
    Jewish billionaire to fund transgender studies chair
    Jewish News of Northern California
    A Jewish billionaire philanthropist in Chicago has donated $2 million to establish what is believed to be the first chair of transgender studies at a university.
  4. Trans Billionaire Funds World’s First Endowed Chair in Trans Studies
    Advocate
    The 20-year-old Tawani Foundation has donated $1 million to the University of Victoria in British Columbia to create what is reportedly the world’s first endowed chair in transgender studies, according to a statement by the university.
  5. Jennifer Pritzker
    World’s Only Transgender Billionaire Gives $2M for University Chair
    Forward
    Jennifer Pritzker, a retired U.S. Army lieutenant colonel who is believed to be the only transgender billionaire in the world, made the gift through her Tawani Foundation to the University of Victoria in British Columbia, the Chicago Tribune reported Tuesday.
  6. Jennifer Pritzker
    US Jewish billionaire donates $2 million to Canadian transgender studies program
    The Jerusalem Post
    Retired US Army officer Jennifer Pritzker makes gift to establish what is believed to be the first chair of transgender studies at a university.
  7. Jennifer Pritzker
    Philanthropist donates $US2 million for transgender studies
    Sydney Morning Herald
    American billionaire philanthropist Jennifer Pritzker has donated $US2 million ($2.9 million) to a Canadian university to establish a chair of transgender studies, believed to be the only such research position in global academia.
  8. Jennifer Pritzker
    Which Chicago Billionaire is Giving Big for Transgender Studies?
    Inside Philanthropy
    Jennifer Pritzker just made a headline worthy donation of her own—a $2 million grant to a university in Canada to establish a chair for transgender studies.
  9. Jennifer Pritzker
    Pritzker Donates to Trans Studies
    A Wider Bridge
    An American Jewish billionaire philanthropist in Chicago has donated $2 million to establish what is believed to be the first chair of transgender studies at a university.
  10. Jennifer Pritzker
    POLITICO Illinois Playbook, presented by Nuclear Matters: RAUNER wants Chicago takeover — IL UNIVERSITIES face ‘damage beyond repair’ — EMANUEL in D.C. talking ‘violence reduction’
    POLITICO
    Jennifer Pritzker, who will be honored at the annual Legendary Landmarks celebration this spring, is donating up to $2 million to a university in British Columbia to fund a faculty position focused on transgender studies.