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Barr Foundation

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Barr Foundation is a private foundation based in Boston, MA that was founded in 1988. As of 2018 they had $150 million in revenue and $1.3 billion in assets.

The Barr Foundation is a private foundation committed to enhancing the quality of life for all of Boston's residents. While our primary areas of emphasis are education and the environment, we also provide support to arts and cultural activities.

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Form 990s for Barr Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Dec 23, 2019990PFView PDF
2017-12Feb 4, 2019990PFView PDF
2016-12Nov 22, 2017990PFView PDF
2015-12Nov 23, 2016990PFView PDF
2014-12Nov 24, 2015990PFView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Barr Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$5,000,000
Investment income and dividends$18,478,101
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$138,124,624
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$-10,855,501
Total revenues$150,747,224

Vendors for Barr Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Attuned Education Partners LLCConsulting$210,0002019-12-23
█████ ███ █████ ██ ███Consulting$1,100,0002019-12-23
███████████ █████████ ███ ██████ ██████Consulting$172,8242019-12-23
██████████████ ████████ ███Consulting$175,6632019-12-23
███████ ███ ███████ ███Tax accounting2019-12-23
██████████CRM software2018-10-26

Personnel at Barr Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Roger NozakiVice President-July 11, 2019
James E. CanalesPresident-July 11, 2019
███ ████Director of Operations-April 27, 2018
██████ ██████Director of Communications 8-July 11, 2019
█████ ██████Director of Grants Management-May 3, 2018
████ ████████Director of Education 8-July 11, 2019
██ ███ ███ ████Director of Arts and Creativity and Bio-July 11, 2019
███ ███ ████Director of Arts and Creativity-May 3, 2018
████████ ██████Director of Climate-Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████ ███████Co - Director of Climate 8-July 11, 2019
...and five more key personnel

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