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Pritzker Foundation

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-06-04

At A Glance

Pritzker Foundation

300 N. LaSalle St., Ste. 1500

Chicago, IL United States 60654-3413

Telephone: (312) 873-4884

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business
  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $485,357,801

Total giving: $20,670,658

EIN

366058062

BRIDGE Number

6800064097

Background

Incorporated in 1944 in IL - Founded by members of the Pritzker family, owners of the Hyatt hotel chain, and the Marmon Group, a conglomerate of manufacturing and industrial service companies.

Purpose and Activities

Grants largely for higher education, including medical education, and religious welfare funds; giving also for hospitals, temple support, and cultural programs.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Foundations
  • Higher education
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • Judaism
  • Medical education
  • Nonprofits
  • Philanthropy
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students
Organizations
  • Foundations
  • Public charities
  • Religious institutions

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $485,357,801 (market value)

Expenditures: $27,242,045

Total giving: $20,670,658

Qualifying distributions: $20,694,865