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Urban Age Institute

To support the Emerging Opportunities Project, which introduces global transportation innovation ideas that have the potential to be transformative in Boston and other cities as we aim to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

  • Award Date: 3/ 2/2015
  • Amount: $100,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Climate

World Music, Inc.

To provide capacity-building support in the form of multi-year operating support, training, and technical assistance through the Barr-Klarman Arts Capacity Building Initiative.

  • Award Date: 3/ 2/2015
  • Amount: $250,000
  • Term: 24 months
  • Program: Arts & Creativity

Asian American-Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy

Barr Foundation member support for the Boston Chapter

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

Emerson College

To support the Office of the Arts' strategic planning process.

  • Award Date: 2/23/2015
  • Amount: $25,000
  • Term: 6 months
  • Program: Arts & Creativity

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: Sector Effectiveness

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