Posts by Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack joined Barr in 2014 to staff a range of work across the Foundation. He manages Barr’s efforts to strengthen the region’s nonprofit and philanthropic sectors, as well as other Cross-Program Initiatives and Special Initiatives grantmaking. He also supports the Foundation’s board and executive leadership.

Barr Foundation Announces $20.6 Million in New Grants

Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack

Manager of Special Projects

First grants of 2017 mark major investments in key partnerships.

March 13, 2017 | Category: Barr News

Barr Foundation Announces $28.5 Million in New Grants

Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack

Manager of Special Projects

Final grants of the year bring 2016 total to an all-time high of $73.5 million.

December 08, 2016 | Category: Barr News

New Opportunity for Boston Nonprofits to Strengthen their Leadership Teams

Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack

Manager of Special Projects

The Bridgespan Group seeks applications for six cohorts of Leading for Impact–Boston, with participation subsidized by Barr and five area funders.

October 06, 2016 | Category: Cross-Program Initiatives

Barr Foundation Announces $16.6 Million in New Grants

Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack

Manager of Special Projects

With these third-quarter grants, Barr has awarded $45 million to date in 2016, anticipating $70 million in approvals by year-end.

September 26, 2016 | Category: Barr News

Embracing Openness to Increase Effectiveness

Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack

Manager of Special Projects

Barr joins funder collaborative to increase openness and effectiveness in philanthropy.

August 05, 2016 | Category: Cross-Program Initiatives

Barr Foundation Announces $13.3 Million in New Grants

Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack

Manager of Special Projects

New and longtime partnerships advance new strategic priorities and regional focus.

June 16, 2016 | Category: Barr News

Barr Foundation Announces $13.4 Million in New Grants

Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack

Manager of Special Projects

These represent Barr’s first grants awarded in 2016 aligned with new strategic priorities.

March 08, 2016 | Category: Barr News

Announcing $6.5 Million in New Grants

Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack

Manager of Special Projects

At their September 2015 board meeting, Barr’s trustees approved 16 grants totaling $6.5 million.

September 23, 2015 | Category: Barr News

Announcing $10 Million in New Grants

Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack

Manager of Special Projects

At their June 2015 board meeting, Barr’s trustees approved 33 grants totaling $10 million.

June 25, 2015 | Category: Barr News

Boston Digs In To New Report on Social Sector’s Future

Trevor Pollack

Trevor Pollack

Manager of Special Projects

After a year-long research effort, Independent Sector has taken its findings on a nationwide tour to spark conversations, new thinking, and new action.

June 22, 2015 | Category: Cross-Program Initiatives