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November 01, 2016
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Fatherhood Sparked J.B. Pritzker’s Crusade for Kids

John R. Boehm

STRONG FOUNDATIONS: J.B. Pritzker, shown at a pallet company his investment firm owns, has geared his philanthropy 
toward ensuring that all children start school ready to learn. 


An article in The New Republic sparked J.B. Pritzker’s philanthropic passion for helping babies and toddlers learn.

The author argued that investing more in programs for very young children could rein in ballooning elementary- and secondary-school...

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