Hear from staff and partners about aspirations, accomplishments, and lessons learned along the way.
Mary Skelton Roberts on the path ahead to create truly welcoming, inclusive public spaces for all.
Grants include support for local arts and cultural organizations in Gateway Cities, a diverse, worker-centered environmental movement in New England, and a new campaign highlighting the teaching profession.
Barr and Ford Foundations Together Commit $10 Million to Support BIPOC-Focused Arts in Massachusetts
Massachusetts named one of seven regions in Ford Foundation’s “America’s Cultural Treasures” initiative. Regional grants to be awarded in 2021.
Announcing new grant opportunity for Massachusetts artists and communities to plan and execute public art that creates more just, vibrant, and welcoming public spaces.
Today's solutions to our public health crisis are also long-term solutions for transportation and climate.
Foundation trustees outline key principles for Barr’s racial equity work.
An update on actions, learnings, and priorities from Barr’s Climate team amid the pandemic.
The Foundation’s third set of grants in response to the pandemic focuses on organizations serving Black communities.
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.