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Young Peoples Project, Inc.

To support Barr Fellows professional development.

  • Award Date: 3/31/2014
  • Amount: $414
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

One Day on Earth Foundation

To support One Day in Boston, a one-day filming event as part of the national Your Day. Your City. Your Future campaign.

  • Award Date: 3/7/2014
  • Amount: $50,000
  • Term: 6 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

LIFT, Inc.

To support the Family Well-Being Project, in which volunteers help low-income and homeless families of Boston Public Schools children to set and reach housing, employment, and education goals.

  • Award Date: 12/4/2013
  • Amount: $150,000
  • Term: 24 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Nonprofit Finance Fund

To provide financial-management support and technical assistance to three Barr Foundation grantees. A portion of this grant was recommended and paid through a donor-advised fund.

  • Award Date: 12/4/2013
  • Amount: $800,000
  • Term: 60 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Third Sector New England, Inc.

To support the Center to Support Immigrant Organizing’s Network of Immigrant and African American Solidarity.

  • Award Date: 12/4/2013
  • Amount: $170,000
  • Term: 24 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Trustees of Boston University

To support the Institute of Nonprofit Management and Leadership’s Core Certificate and Community Fellows Program, which is now operating in partnership with Tufts University.

  • Award Date: 12/4/2013
  • Amount: $225,000
  • Term: 36 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Third Sector New England, Inc.

To research and publish a second edition of a nonprofit compensation and benefits study.

  • Award Date: 9/14/2013
  • Amount: $3,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Ideas in Action, Inc.

To support the 2013 TEDxBeaconStreet conference and adventures.

  • Award Date: 9/11/2013
  • Amount: $15,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Massachusetts Nonprofit Network, Inc.

To provide operating support.

  • Award Date: 9/11/2013
  • Amount: $100,000
  • Term: 36 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Boston Municipal Research Bureau, Inc.

To prepare a mayoral transition report on city finances and services.

  • Award Date: 7/30/2013
  • Amount: $100,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness