Giving Back

A community rich in hope is wealthy beyond measure.

We know true wealth is counted in more than dollars and cents. That’s why we’re as passionate about making a difference in our community as we are about creating wealth, opportunity, and security for our clients. Wherever we feel a personal connection to the issues, and wherever help is needed most, we are ready to lend a hand.


Chef Night

Our flagship charity event, Chef Night, has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars towards advancing a cure for brain tumors. Conceived by Barry Glassman, president of Glassman Wealth Services, Chef Night pairs an extravagant tasting menu with some of the best wines from around the world. All proceeds go to the National Brain Tumor Society for research grants and patient support programs.

Barry presenting Newsbabes with check

Newsbabes Bash for Breast Cancer

Glassman Wealth Services is proud and honored to be a sponsor of the Newsbabes Bash for Breast Cancer. An unprecedented event, the Newsbabes Bash for Breast Cancer unites anchorwomen from every major news network in the D.C. metropolitan area to shine a collective light on breast cancer causes. Click HERE for more information.


American Odyssey Relay

Glassman Wealth Services is proud to be a sponsor of the American Odyssey Relay, a twenty-four hour, two hundred mile relay race from Gettysburg to Washington, DC. 100% of the GWS sponsorship dollars goes to support The Hope Connection for Cancer Support.


Hope Connections for Cancer Support

Glassman Wealth Services was awarded the Hope Connections Partnership Award in March 2016 for our support of this incredible organization over the years.

The Hope Connection for Cancer Support helps people affected by cancer enhance their health and well-being through participation in a professional program of emotional support, education and hope. Find out more at at


Operation First Response

Operation First Response, Inc., supports our nation’s Wounded Heroes and their families with personal and financial needs. Services are provided from the onset of injury, throughout their recovery period and along their journey from military life into the civilian world. To know more, go to


Martha’s Table

Martha’s Table works hard to find long-term solutions to poverty through education, nutrition and family support services. Find out more at


World Central Kitchen

Jose Andres brings his passions for the “power of foor” to the World Central Kitchen – a humanitarian organization that focuses on smart solutions to hunger and poverty. To learn more, go to


Cassidy & Pinkard Colliers Race for Hope

During Barry Glassman’s tenure as Chairman of the Race for Hope, the event raised over $7 million to advance a cure for brain tumors.


Jennifer Bush-Lawson Foundation

Glassman Wealth Services is proud to support the Jennifer Bush-Lawson Foundation. This great organization supports economically disadvantaged mothers and infants in Arlington, Virginia by helping them get access to quality pre and postnatal healthcare and support.


Investment News Community Leadership Award

Barry receives the Invest in Others Community Leadership Award for his continued dedication and service to his community.

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