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Margot Pritzker is the Founder of WomenOnCall, a volunteer match organization with a national membership, providing women and non-profits with an online meeting place to forge productive and efficient skills-based volunteer connections. WomenOnCall just completed a successful merger with Chicago Cares becoming a program called Skills for Good. Pritzker is chair of the Zohar Education Project Incorporated, established in 1995 to translate the Zohar, the mystical canon of Judaism, into English. This 20-year, 12-volume project was completed in 2017. Margot is involved in a number of initiatives that affect women and children throughout the world. She has overseen the initiation and progress of schools in remote areas of the Himalayas and Afghanistan. As a Trustee of the Aspen Institute, Pritzker participates in leadership development throughout the world, and chairs the Leadership Initiative Committee. Pritzker is a seminar moderator for the Aspen Global Leadership Network. As a member of the Board of Directors for the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and a member of the Advisory Board of America Abroad Media, she continues her involvement in international issues. Margot chairs the University of Chicago Urban Labs Advisory Council. Part of the urban footprint of the University of Chicago, UChicago Urban Labs’ mission is to use science in service of cities. Continuing her involvement in urban issues, Pritzker is a Director of Chicago’s Urban Growers Collective which cultivates pathways to freedom through food and healing. The mission of the UGC is to support vulnerable neighborhoods by developing community-based food systems. Urban Growers Collective tackles food security through a variety of programs. Through its job-readiness program, Farmers for Chicago, teenagers and hard to employ adults receive job training. The collective’s Farmer Incubator program provides land and technical assistance for new Chicago farmers while Fresh Moves transforms city buses into mobile farmers markets to work toward closing the food gap. As a result of her involvement with UGC, Margot is spearheading the creation of an urban agriculture resource plan for Chicago. Born in England, Margot came to the U.S in 1976 and became a United States citizen in 1994. She currently resides in Chicago with her husband, Thomas J. Pritzker. They have three sons and three grandchildren. Their extensive travel and knowledge of South Asia has resulted in one of the foremost collections of South Asian art. Margot holds a B.A. from Northwestern University and an M.A. from the University of Chicago.