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Independent Sector

To host a regional field meeting, “Threads Boston,” to explore trends facing the social sector and how to adapt to a changing environment.

  • Award Date: 2/23/2015
  • Amount: $75,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Cross-Program Initiatives

Philanthropy Roundtable

Barr Foundation membership

  • Award Date: 2/23/2015
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Memberships & Sponsorships
  • Award Date: 2/23/2015
  • Amount: $1,500
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Memberships & Sponsorships

Associated Grant Makers, Inc.

Barr Foundation membership

  • Award Date: 1/30/2015
  • Amount: $21,500
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Memberships & Sponsorships

Center for Collaborative Education Metro Boston, Inc.

To develop and implement a communications strategy for the release of Phase II of Opportunity and Equity: Enrollment and Outcomes of Black and Latino Males in Boston Public Schools, in partnership with Brown University’s Annenberg Institute for School Reform, in order to educate policy-makers, school officials, and community members.

  • Award Date: 1/30/2015
  • Amount: $100,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Education

Grantmakers for Effective Organizations

To support GEO's 2015 Learning Conference in Boston.

  • Award Date: 1/30/2015
  • Amount: $30,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Memberships & Sponsorships

Jobs for the Future, Inc.

To educate the Massachusetts state government on strategies to pursue and secure federal funds that benefit low-income individuals and communities across the Commonwealth.

  • Award Date: 1/30/2015
  • Amount: $75,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Cross-Program Initiatives

Lift Up Africa

Barr Foundation membership dues for Big Bang Philanthropy

  • Award Date: 1/30/2015
  • Amount: $6,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Memberships & Sponsorships

Partners in Health a Nonprofit Corporation

To devise solutions for maximizing solar energy production at University Hospital of Mirebalais, Haiti.

  • Award Date: 1/30/2015
  • Amount: $100,000
  • Term: 15 months
  • Program: Global

Population Council, Inc.

To research key issues around reproductive health of young women and girls in India and provide evidence-based lessons for programs intended to advance their pregnancy- and contraception-related needs.

  • Award Date: 1/30/2015
  • Amount: $35,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Global