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Since its inception in 1982, Glick Philanthropies has awarded $320 million to charitable causes in Central Indiana and in communities where Gene B. Glick Company operates.

2022 Grantees

Far Eastside

Far Eastside Map Accordion

Circle City Prep
Investment in Talent, Retention and Professional Development in A Transformative Far Eastside School

Community Alliance of the Far Eastside (CAFE)
Far Eastside Collective Mini Grants

Community Health Foundation
JRPLA and PLA@103 health program

Faith in Indiana
Far East Side Organizing Project

Strengthening the Indianapolis Nonprofit Sector through Asset Management

Neighborhood Empowerment & Placemaking
Far Eastside Collective Impact Council

Nine13 Sports
Far Eastside Nine13sports Bicycle Programming

Promise Prep Inc.
Promise Prep School Pre-Launch

Shepherd Community Center Inc.
Shalom Project Research Study

Far Eastside Total: $497,000


Education Accordion

Chalkbeat Indiana

Freewheelin’ Community Bikes
Mobile Bike Lab Program

Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis
Young Women in Leadership (YWIL)

Hawthorne Community Center
Early Childhood Program Curriculum Update and Tuition Hardship Support

Indianapolis Classical Schools
Herron Preparatory Academy

Link Observatory Space Science Institute
The Galileo STEM Initiative from Grand Universe and Purdue University

Marian University
Educators College

Phalen Leadership Academies
Sean Cowdry Health and Wellness Complex

St. Mary’s Childcare Center
Scholarship and Teacher Support for the Gilliatte Building Preschool Program

Stand for Children
A parent-led push for a more just and equitable IPS

Teachers’ Treasures
Eastside Mobile Outreach Expansion

The Mind Trust
Advancing Educational Equity

Women4Change Indiana Internship Program

Education Total: $1,081,700

Arts & Creative Expression

Cultural Trail Accordion

Urban Artisans 2021-2022

Arts Council of Indianapolis
Advancing Racial Equity Priorities Across the Indy Arts & Culture Sector

Arts for Lawrence
Reopening at the Fort Ben Cultural Campus

Asante Art Institute

Big Car
Artist and Public Life Residency Program

Conner Prairie
Museum Theatre Program

Dance Kaleidoscope
Equitable and Inclusive Public Dance Classes

General Operating Support

Heartland Film
Heartland Film High School Film Program

Indiana Performing Arts Center
Capacity Building and Expansion of Arts Programs

Kids Dance Outreach
High-Quality Dance and Arts Education for Children in Indianapolis

Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library
Youth Writing Program

Summit Performance
THE CONVENT by Jessica Dickey-an outdoor staged reading

Young Actors Theatre
The Closet: An Original Play By Youth, For Youth

Arts & Creative Expression Total: $681,800

Basic Needs & Economic Mobility

Self Sufficiency Accordion

Bosma Visionary Opportunities Foundation
Promising Pathways to Employment

Brooke’s Place
Youth Grief Access Project – East (“Y-GAP East”)

Broward Housing Solutions
Affordable Housing for Homeless and Disabled Residents of Broward County

Catholic Charities Indianapolis
Holy Family Shelter Sustain, Support, Divert Program

Central Indiana Community Foundation
CICF Equity Partners

CICP Foundation
Ascend Indiana

Coburn Place
Housing Options and Supportive Services

Community Alliance of the Far Eastside
CAFE’s Two-Generation Approach to Racial Equity

Englewood Community Development Corporation
Resident Driven Change: Social Determinants of Health Assessments & Coaching

Eskenazi Health Foundation
Celebrating the Roots of Our Food

Glick Gives Fund
Glick Community Relief Fund

Immigrant Welcome Center
Addressing the basic needs of immigrant neighbors

Indiana Center for Prevention of Youth Abuse and Suicide
Creating Circles of Safety by Educating Adults and Youth

Indiana Diaper Bank
Diaper Distribution Network

Indianapolis Legal Aid Society
The Indianapolis Legal Aid Neighborhood Initiative

Indianapolis Public Transportation Fund. Inc.
Enhancing Equitable and Accessible Public Transportation in Indianapolis

Family Scholar House start-up

Joy’s House
Caregiver Way

Jump IN for Healthy Kids
Integrating the Whole Child Model to Improve Health/Operations Funding

Keep Indianapolis Beautiful
Far Eastside Orchard Greenspace

Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
Small Business Relief Grants

Merchants Affordable Housing Corp.
HomeNow Indy Initiative Furniture & Welcome Home Baskets

New Hope of Indiana
Success Coach

Patachou Foundation
PataSchool Pilot

Project Azul
Workforce Development Training Program

Second Helpings, Inc.
Building Hunger Relief Capacity for Post-Pandemic

SHE. Event Indy
SHE. Xperience – Retail Outlet

Step-Up, Inc.
Re-entry Program

The Domestic Violence Network
Responding to Domestic Violence During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Julian Center, Inc.
Securing Help for Those in Need-2021 Operational Support

Thomas Ridley’s 1 Like Me
CCP 2.0

YMCA of Greater Indianapolis
Benjamin Harrison YMCA Veterans appreciation program

Basic Needs & Economic Mobility Total: $1,962,240


Scholarship Accordion

Gene and Marilyn Glick Scholarship Fund
Glick Education Awards

TeenWorks Scholarship Program
Post-secondary education scholarships

Scholarship Total: $295,000