News Archive

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. “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.”...
  4. PT-305 USS Sudden Jerk Restoration | The National WWII Museum
    Supporting the restoration of a historical WWII Patrol-torpedo boat.
  5. 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.
  6. Why should I support a political party that is marginalizing me out of existence?
    Washington Post
    An opinion piece by Jennifer Pritzker, retired Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army, is President of TAWANI Enterprises and Chair of the Pritzker Military Museum & Library.
  7. Jennifer Pritzker ContributesOne Million Dollars to Army Historical Foundation
    Press Release
    Colonel (IL) Jennifer N. Pritzker, IL ARNG (Retired), through the Pritzker Military Foundation has committed $1 Million to the Army Historical Foundation (AHF), a nonprofit organization who seeks to educate future Americans to fully appreciate the sacrifices that generations of Soldiers have made for the freedoms of the United States.
  8. TAWANI Foundation & Pritzker Military Foundation Names Susan Rifkin as Executive Director
    Chicago Tribune
    The TAWANI Foundation and Pritzker Military Foundation board of directors announced the appointment of Susan Rifkin as executive director.
  9. Pritzker Military Museum & Library Supports Campaign
    Chicago Tribune
    The Pritzker Military Museum & Library, through the Pritzker Military Foundation, has made a commitment of $1 million to support the construction of the National Museum of the United States Army. In recognition of the commitment, the Pritzker Military Museum & Library will sponsor the “Army in the Cold...
  10. Gender Status Does Not Distract the Military. Hiding Who You Are Does.
    Time Magazine
    Being openly transgender is not nearly as distracting to soldiers as the President announcing that we will no longer be able to do the job we’ve been hired to do.