Category: Barr News
Expansion of Foundation’s board continues with addition of veteran nonprofit leader.
Grants include support for a national investment fund for alternate economic systems in the arts, a convening series for affordable housing advocates, and sector-wide efforts to transform evaluation paradigms in philanthropy into tools for greater equity.
Join a dedicated team advancing equity-centered solutions to climate change.
Grants include support for expanded performance venue space, racial equity trainings for climate organizations, and support for public schools to create student-centered learning experiences.
Denouncing rising anti-Asian hate crimes and the recent murders in Atlanta.
The Foundation joins local funders in supporting equitable access to the vaccine.
On a sobering anniversary, Barr’s president reflects on lessons from a challenging year and new opportunities as we look to the future.
Full recording of a recent discussion between Darren Walker and Jim Canales on the role of philanthropy in creating a just future and much more.
A Barr veteran and field leader, Mariella will oversee continued growth of the Foundation’s Clean Energy, Mobility, and Resilience focus areas.
Lynn Harwell discusses her path to Barr, priorities for the year, and what it's like to start a new job in a pandemic.