Hear from staff and partners about aspirations, accomplishments, and lessons learned along the way.
The official unveiling of Boston’s newest public memorial – The Embrace – offers inspiration and hope for a New Year.
Francisco Torres recently joined the Barr Foundation as Arts & Creativity Program Officer. A city planner by training, Francisco describes how the arts influenced his career and work in philanthropy.
Grants will support a new arts and cultural center for the MetroWest region, continued research on the impacts of extreme heat in Greater Boston, and the planning and piloting of transformative learning experiences.
Barr’s President provides an update on a new racial wealth equity initiative, as the Foundation brings 2022 grantmaking to a close.
A virtual conversation about innovations and strategies driving progress along the waterfronts in Seattle and Boston.
Jenny Curtin assumes leadership of Barr’s Education Team and strategies to advance educational equity in high schools across New England.
Four high school options provide inspiration for what's possible.
Barr's senior program officer reflects on her career in clean energy and what excites her about her new role at the Foundation.
Our Boston Waterfront Initiative director shares five inspiring ideas for our waterfront from a recent learning journey in Philadelphia.
Cultural researcher Matthew Jenetopulos recaps a series of convenings across Massachusetts focused on turning research into action.