Commonwealth Edison Company (ComEd) provides electric service to more than 4million customers across northern Illinois, or 70 percent of the state’s population. ComEd is a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation (NASDAQ: EXC), the nation’s leading competitive energy supplier.
Established by Congress in 1965, the NEA is the independent federal agency whose funding and support gives Americans the opportunity to participate in the arts, exercise their imaginations, and develop their creative capacities. Through partnerships with state arts agencies, local leaders, other federal agencies, and the philanthropic sector, the NEA supports arts learning, affirms and celebrates America’s rich and diverse cultural heritage, and extends its work to promote equal access to the arts in every community across America.
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is an independent federal agency created in 1965. It is one of the largest funders of humanities programs in the United States. Because democracy demands wisdom, NEH serves and strengthens our republic by promoting excellence in the humanities and conveying the lessons of history to all Americans. The Endowment accomplishes this mission by awarding grants for top-rated proposals examined by panels of independent, external reviewers.
Founded by Orren Pickell nearly five decades ago, the Orren Pickell Building Group is a custom home builder known throughout Chicago and the North Shore for its luxury and attention to detail. A family-owned and operated business, the Orren Pickell Building Group works to ensure that every element in a new home meets its exacting quality standards—from the front door to the chef’s kitchen and the custom closet. Orren Pickell takes pride in raising the bar for what the luxury custom home building experience should be—exciting, stress-free and enjoyable
The TAWANI Foundation’s giving is concentrated in areas of particular and personal interest to Colonel Pritzker, reflecting her interest in the military, history, the environment, and human health. Uniting those interests are threads of preservation, conservation, and discovery. The TAWANI Foundation supports organizations whose focus reflects our own: to connect the past with the future, and to use that perspective to make a real, measurable difference in the present.