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The Barr Fund

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-02-03

At A Glance

The Barr Fund

(formerly Kristina Barr and George Barr Foundation)

150 N. Wacker Dr., Ste. 3100

Chicago, IL United States 60606-4701

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $5,313,940

Total giving: $250,950

EIN

366111449

BRIDGE Number

5660543184

Background

Established in 1964

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Education
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Mental health care
  • Religion
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $5,313,940 (market value)

Expenditures: $328,502

Total giving: $250,950

Qualifying distributions: $267,600

Giving activities include:

$250,950 for 86 grants (high: $25,000; low: $200)