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Colonel (IL) James N. Pritzker Charitable Distribution Fund


Last Updated: 2016-05-11

At A Glance

Colonel (IL) James N. Pritzker Charitable Distribution Fund

(doing business as The Tawani Foundation)

104 S. Michigan Ave., Ste. 525

Chicago, IL United States 60603-5950

Telephone: (312) 374-9390


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $50,556,098

Total giving: $980,501



Bridge Number



Established in 2002 in IL

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for historical preservation of military heritage, projects that provide access to public spaces and services that enhance and improve quality of life, conservation and preservation of historic sites, as well as the foundation provides cadet awards for JROTC and ROTC units, and supports programs that reward, study and document the promotion of the citizen soldier ideal and military service.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Historical activities
  • Museums
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Military personnel
  • Veterans

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $50,556,098 (market value)

Gifts received: $6,641,921

Expenditures: $1,702,133

Total giving: $980,501

Qualifying distributions: $11,354,440