Category: Barr News
Grants include support for artist-led movements for spatial justice, a community-driven air justice campaign, and a partnership with civil rights and education organizations working together to address educational disparities.
Jim Canales reflects on recent staffing additions and changes in support of Barr’s mission of service
Barr's Vice President shares new principles to guide the Foundation's racial equity grantmaking and program strategies.
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.
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.