Category: Barr News
New grants include support for reimagining public space post-pandemic; retrofitting Massachusetts’ triple-deckers for energy efficiency; and surveying K-12 parents on the educational challenges of COVID-19.
Experienced leader to assume new role strengthening the Foundation’s operations and talent management.
How the Barr Foundation continues to respond to COVID-19.
Barr’s plans and commitments in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Reflections on our ongoing efforts to advance the mission imperative of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Barr’s evolution continues with new colleagues, expanded giving.
Including support for new research on extreme heat in Greater Boston, strategies to diversify and strengthen Massachusetts’ teacher pipeline, and the development of climate-resilient Boston waterfront parks.
With decades of nonprofit experience and deep roots in community, Li will focus on helping the arts field adapt and thrive amidst change, and bringing the power of arts & creativity to other sectors.
New grants include support to accelerate arts strategies and investments in Gateway Cities, build coalitions to advance climate equity work, and expand services to support parents through their child’s educational journey.
In the face of today’s political rhetoric, the work we do as foundations and nonprofits is more important than ever.