Hear from staff and partners about aspirations, accomplishments, and lessons learned along the way.
Grants include support for a national investment fund for alternate economic systems in the arts, a convening series for affordable housing advocates, and sector-wide efforts to transform evaluation paradigms in philanthropy into tools for greater equity.
Explore resources from the Metropolitan Area Planning Council's first Heat Preparedness Week.
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.
Recent report pinpoints key areas to help students succeed in high school and shows importance of data about students’ post-secondary experiences.
Director Mariella Puerto shares how Barr’s Climate Program is centering racial equity in its work.
Kate Dobin shares findings from a recent poll on the experiences of high school students throughout the pandemic.
Awaiting a verdict in the Chauvin trial.
Reflections from a cross-functional team bringing a diversity, equity, and inclusion lens to how we work.
Grants include support for expanded performance venue space, racial equity trainings for climate organizations, and support for public schools to create student-centered learning experiences.