On February 19, 2015,  President Barack Obama travelled to Chicago to designate the community of Pullman as a national monument.

In light of this exciting news, George Pullman and the community of Pullman are in the spotlight, prompting us to reflect on the Foundation’s connection to this historic event.

We are excited to share this opinion piece with you. It will be featured in Thursday’s Chicago Sun-Times and speaks to George Pullman’s most significant legacy, the nearly 13,000 Pullman Scholars who are living testaments to his bold vision.

 Article: George Pullman, much maligned, opened doors to opportunity