Barr Foundation

Barr Foundation

Investing in human, natural, and creative potential.

Foundation | Haiti | Access to Education | Natural Resources Conservation

 

Overview

Barr foundations's domestic work focuses on providing quality education, mitigating climate change, and enhancing cultural vitality. It's education and arts investments are focused on Boston. Barr's climate work includes statewide, regional, and some national investments. Since 2010, Barr has also been exploring opportunities for global investments. The Barr Global team is building a portfolio of projects that delivers measurable improvements in the interconnected areas of livelihoods, health, environment, and education, predominantly in rural areas. Investments are currently focused in sub-Saharan Africa, Haiti, and India.

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2014

$3,7M Grant

One Acre Fund

Serving small-scale farmers.

One Acre Fund supplies smallholder farmers with the financing and...

sector

Income/Productivity Growth

regions

Africa

People

Andrew Youn
Tony Kalm

2012

$1M Grant

One Acre Fund

Serving small-scale farmers.

One Acre Fund supplies smallholder farmers with the financing and...

sector

Income/Productivity Growth

regions

Africa

People

Andrew Youn
Tony Kalm

Educate!

To develop young leaders in Africa

Educate! provides youth with skills training in leadership...

sector

Income/Productivity Growth
Capacity Building
Access to Education

regions

Uganda
Rwanda

People

Barbara Atukunda


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Headquarters :

Two Atlantic Avenue
Boston Massachusetts 02110
United States of America



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