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Tides Center

Barr Foundation membership dues for Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy and support for the Boston Chapter

  • Award Date: 3/ 2/2016
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Memberships & Sponsorships

Urban Age Institute

To support Meeting of the Minds conferences and networking that will advance mobility innovation in Boston.

  • Award Date: 3/ 2/2016
  • Amount: $305,000
  • Term: 24 months
  • Program: Climate
  • Award Date: 2/ 2/2016
  • Amount: $10,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Memberships & Sponsorships

Associated Grant Makers, Inc.

Barr Foundation membership

  • Award Date: 2/ 2/2016
  • Amount: $21,500
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Memberships & Sponsorships

Boston Harbor Island Alliance, Inc.

To support first-year activities of a new entity, Boston Harbor Now, created by the merger of the Boston Harbor Island Alliance and The Boston Harbor Association.

  • Award Date: 2/ 2/2016
  • Amount: $300,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Special Initiatives

Boston Schools Fund, Inc.

To support the development of Boston Public Schools’ three-year strategic plan.

  • Award Date: 2/ 2/2016
  • Amount: $50,000
  • Term: 9 months
  • Program: Education

Clean Energy Group, Inc.

To provide technical assistance to Massachusetts communities developing resilient power projects and to educate policymakers on resilient power policy and program design.

  • Award Date: 2/ 2/2016
  • Amount: $300,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Climate

Lift Up Africa

Barr Foundation membership dues for Big Bang Philanthropy

  • Award Date: 2/ 2/2016
  • Amount: $6,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Memberships & Sponsorships

Livable Streets Transportation Alliance of Boston, Inc.

To organize and advocate for surface-level transportation improvements.

  • Award Date: 2/ 2/2016
  • Amount: $250,000
  • Term: 24 months
  • Program: Climate

Massachusetts Nonprofit Network, Inc.

To support staffing and new policy engagement.

  • Award Date: 2/ 2/2016
  • Amount: $200,000
  • Term: 11 months
  • Program: Cross-Program Initiatives