The Barr Foundation's mission is to invest in human, natural, and creative potential. They support stewardship that nurtures and enhances vital community assets, and strive to serve as catalysts for breakthrough ideas that shape a collective future.
Arts and creativity have the power to connect us with each other, to help us understand our dynamic environment, and to imagine new and better futures.
Barr seeks to invest in bold ideas and leaders through three strategies:
Please note that, in addition to assessing alignment with the Foundation’s strategies, we are particularly interested in partners who: