Glick Philanthropies

Sharon and George

Filling Mouths and Hearts

Posted on August 23, 2018 by .
“The initial reason I wanted to start a food pantry was to help those residents who don’t qualify for food assistance, because of age or income. With a lot of hard work from our volunteers, it has become an amazing reality, and we look forward to helping even more people who are struggling to put food on the table.” Samantha Morran is the service coordinator at Cambridge Square Bedford, a...

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Glick Pledges to Provide Housing for Homeless Veterans

Posted on August 10, 2018 by .
Gene B. Glick Company CEO David O. Barrett recently contributed to the conversation about homelessness in Indianapolis. The Glick Family Housing Foundation — dedicated to the acquisition, development and preservation of quality, affordable housing for low-income residents — is piloting a program with Hoosier Veterans Assistance Foundation (HVAF) and the city of Indianapolis to house homeless veterans. Right now, Glick is housing 15 homeless veterans, and the company pledges to...

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Pop Quiz with David O. Barrett, CEO of Gene B. Glick Company

Posted on June 5, 2018 by .
What does the Gene B. Glick Company look for when acquiring a property? Affordable Housing Finance conducted an interview with CEO David O. Barrett, asking him that question and several others. In this article by Donna Kimura, Barrett discusses the company’s history of philanthropy and its plans for the future. Pop Quiz With David O. Barrett The head of the Gene B. Glick Co. shares what he looks for when...

Glick Cares and Girl Scouts

Glick Cares Spruces Up Camp Dellwood

Posted on May 24, 2018 by .
One of the largest camps in the Indianapolis area is getting spruced up before hundreds of girls take over the property this summer. Camp Dellwood, located at 7201 Girl Scout Lane, is a wooded oasis on the west side of Indianapolis with more than 140 acres of hiking trails, streams, meadows and forests. “Camp Dellwood serves around six thousand girls grades kindergarten through 12th grade each year,” said Girl Scouts...

A Partnership Founded on Veteran Values

Posted on April 26, 2018 by .
The Gene B. Glick Company was founded on a young WWII veteran’s desire to help his fellow GIs build homes for their families. Eugene Glick founded the company in 1947 in Indianapolis, and by the early 1960s, it was the largest single-family home builder in Indiana. Today, it is one of the largest privately-held real estate management and development firms in the U.S. “Gene Glick began this company to help...