News Archive

  1. Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman
    Alexander Vindman lands first Pritzker Military Foundation fellowship
    MSN
    Retired Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman was appointed as the Pritzker Military Foundation’s first Pritzker Military Fellow.
  2. Pritzker Military Foundation Awards Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman the first Pritzker Military Fellowship at the Lawfare Institute
    Press Release
    The Pritzker Military Foundation, on behalf of the Pritzker Military Museum & Library, has named Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman as the inaugural Pritzker Military Fellow through the Lawfare Institute. This grant will support Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman’s research, writing and public engagements on topics of national security, defense, civil-military affairs, and public service, over the next two-years.
  3. TAWANI Enterprises President and CEO Col. Jennifer Pritzker Named a Crain’s 2020 Notable Veteran Executive
    Press Release
    CHICAGO, Nov. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — TAWANI Enterprises is pleased to announce its President and CEO, Col. Jennifer Pritzker, was named a 2020 Notable Veteran Executive by Crain’s Chicago Business. The award recognizes veterans with an executive position making a mark in various industries including law, banking, real estate, investment...
  4. Program HerStory
    Operation HerStory to send women veterans on state’s first all-female Honor Flight
    Chicago Sun-Times
    A program called Operation HerStory wants to send 100 of those women in Illinois on an Honor Flight to Washington, D.C., where they will tour war monuments for a day and be celebrated for their service upon their return home.
  5. Colonel Pritzker: A Chicago Billionaire Focuses on Veterans, LGBTQ Causes, and More
    Inside Philanthropy
    While families like the Waltons and Kochs might be more well known, the Pritzker family of Chicago also holds enormous wealth.
  6. Tom Hanks joins Elizabeth Dole Foundation to honor Michelle Obama, Senator Patty Murray and Congressman Phil Roe at annual gala for veteran caregivers
    Press Release
    WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 18, 2019) – Senators Elizabeth and Bob Dole will host the Elizabeth Dole Foundation’s second annual Heroes and History Makers, a special evening honoring military and veteran caregivers, on Wednesday, October 23, 2019, at 7 p.m. at The Anthem in Washington, D.C. Former First Lady Michelle Obama will be honored as the...
  7. U.S. World War I Centennial Commission Announces Final Approval Of Design For New National World War I Memorial In Washington, DC
    Press Release
    WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The design for the new National World War I Memorial on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, DC received final approval on Thursday from the United States Commission of Fine Arts (CFA). “This is a day that all who have worked hard to bring the National World War I Memorial in Washington, DC from concept...
  8. “One ‘Aw, Shit’ Wipes out a Thousand Attaboys”: Why Billionaire GOP Donor Jennifer Pritzker Is Abandoning Trump After Coming out as Trans
    Vanity Fair
    For the liberal Pritzker dynasty, Jennifer’s politics were the problem, never her identity. But the former lieutenant colonel says she’s had enough of the president’s hate. “I don’t want to see my life, and the life of people like me, become a political poker chip.”...
  9. PT-305 USS Sudden Jerk Restoration | The National WWII Museum
    Supporting the restoration of a historical WWII Patrol-torpedo boat.
  10. Col. (IL) Jennifer Pritzker (Retired): GOP’s Policies ‘Marginalize Me Out of Existence’
    WTTW Chicago
    Col. (IL) Jennifer Pritzker, IL ARNG (Retired) sits down with WTTW Chicago’s Carol Marin, to review her perspectives on transgender military service, the current Republican Party, and more.