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Mini Biographies of Scots and Scots Descendants (B)
Barr, Bob

Lives in Orlando, retired as manager of Eastman Kodak working on the 'Journey to Imagination' at Disney World, he is now president of 'Give kids the world' a charity dedicated to helping terminally ill children all over the world fulfill their greatest wish - meeting Mickey Mouse. His parents left Glasgow for America in 1923, and he has served as M.C. at over a hundred Highland Games over the last 20 years, including the International Scottish Gathering at Stone Mountain, GA. He speaks and gives audio-visual presentations at Burns Dinners and Scots banquets, schools, churches and other organizations. In 1990, he was elected a Fellow of the Scottish Highlands Society and the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. In 1991, Stirling District Council honored him for promoting friendship between Scotland and the US.

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