Hear from staff and partners about aspirations, accomplishments, and lessons learned along the way.
New grants include support to design student-centered schools, accelerate the deployment of energy storage technology, and enhance resilient infrastructure and greenways in Massachusetts.
Building on the successful “Valedictorians Project,” a broadened journalistic effort aims to increase quantity and quality of coverage and public discussions about Boston’s public schools.
Alex Papali of Clean Water Action calls for collaborative action to ensure that the Commonwealth's energy efficiency programs support access for all communities.
New report examines challenges and opportunities for ensuring every school has an effective principal.
This article was originally published in the Opinion section of The Boston Globe on June 6, 2019.
Progress, projects, and early lessons from Essex County Community Foundation, two years in to its Creative County Initiative.
Barr’s director of grants management shares what we learned and some of the changes we’ve made after staff went through our own grant application process.
Ali Gross to join team focused on new school development and school redesigns that put success within reach of all students.
Barr’s Vice President reflects on the many ways the foundation partners with and invests in its grantees above and beyond the grants it awards.
Alex Birch, Senior Manager of the PRX Podcast Garage, discusses the rising power of this medium to build partnerships and create new models for community storytelling in Boston.