Category: Racial Equity
Maureen White Photography via NEFA
An interview with spoken-word artist, Jha D. Amazi about work she created with the support of a Live Arts Boston grant. Live Arts Boston is an initiative of the Boston Foundation and the Barr Foundation that supports performing artists, a majority of whom are artists of color.
Announcing a new cohort of New England school systems committed to developing diverse, talented teacher workforces for student success.
To center racial equity in the climate movement, we need to change who we’re funding and how we operate.
Powering Cultural Futures connects and serves 15 community-rooted arts organizations. This multiyear initiative results from a collaboration between Barr, the Ford Foundation, and the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts.
A call for new models and approaches to leadership development with racial equity at the center.
What we learned from reviewing our employee handbook through a lens of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Barr's Vice President shares new principles to guide the Foundation's racial equity grantmaking and program strategies.
New England school districts can apply for free landscape analyses to help understand and improve the diversity of their educator workforces.
Barr’s president introduces refreshed core values, recent grant investments, and new website section focused on Barr’s commitment to racial equity.
Program Director San San Wong on why centering racial equity is necessary for achieving Barr’s Arts & Creativity goals.