This page is in memory of Neil Barber who passed away recently. Neil suffered from Schizoaffective Disorder and our hope is that all donations will help find a cure for all mental illnesses. Lynne, Colin and I thank you for your generous gifts. His funeral is next Wednesday, September 4th, at 10 AM at the Congregational Church in Manhasset, and his Wake is at Fairchild's Funeral home in Manhasset next Tuesday, September 3rd, at 3-5 and 7-9 PM.
This 100% of every dollar donated for research is invested in our research grants. Our operating expenses are covered by separate foundation grants.
Since 1987, the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF) has awarded more than $394 million to fund more than 5,700 grants to more than 4,700 scientists around the world.
According to the Rand Corporation, BBRF is the nation’s top non-governmental funder of mental health research grants.
The mission of the Foundation is to alleviate the suffering caused by mental illness by awarding grants that will lead to advances and breakthroughs in scientific research.
100% of every dollar donated for research is invested in our research grants. Our operating expenses are covered by separate foundation grants.
The Foundation only funds scientists whose research is reviewed and recommended by a world-renowned Scientific Council including Nobel Prize winners and chairs of psychiatric departments.