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  • Award Date: 12/2/2015
  • Amount: $1,000,000
  • Term: 60 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Boston Community Capital, Inc.

To support its work with the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston as the Bank commissions independent evaluations and shares lessons learned on round two of its Massachusetts Working Cities Challenge.

  • Award Date: 11/30/2015
  • Amount: $200,000
  • Term: 36 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness
  • Award Date: 9/25/2015
  • Amount: $25,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Sociedad Latina, Inc.

To provide operating support and funding for strategic and fund-development planning.

  • Award Date: 8/24/2015
  • Amount: $150,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Third Sector New England, Inc.

To subsidize executive and organizational transition services for Barr Foundation partners.

  • Award Date: 8/24/2015
  • Amount: $150,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

GuideStar USA, Inc.

To implement a new strategic plan, GuideStar 2020, an effort to build the information infrastructure for social change.

  • Award Date: 6/23/2015
  • Amount: $300,000
  • Term: 24 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center, Inc.

To produce research about the state budget, including assessments about the adequacy of funding for education, transportation, and the arts, and to engage in outreach and communications related to that research.

  • Award Date: 6/23/2015
  • Amount: $375,000
  • Term: 36 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

The Massachusetts Institute for a New Commonwealth, Inc.

To provide core operating and capacity-building support.

  • Award Date: 6/23/2015
  • Amount: $450,000
  • Term: 36 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Foundation Center

To redesign the Glasspockets transparency and accountability assessment and the benchmark visualization, as well as undertake communications efforts to promote transparency principles and further Glasspockets use.

  • Award Date: 4/27/2015
  • Amount: $100,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness

Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Inc.

To conduct phase two of the Theory of the Foundation initiative.

  • Award Date: 4/7/2015
  • Amount: $30,000
  • Term: 12 months
  • Program: Sector Effectiveness