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Watch our Executive Director, Shana Fox, talk about CARY's mission and how we can solve some of our community's concerns. Read More

Executive Director’s Message: 2016

Dear Friends of CARY, Council on At-Risk Youth students need your continued support. Your support of CARY helps empower at-risk youth with the skills to avoid violence and crime. What’s best, the CARY program works! “We can invest in our youth today, or pay much more later.” –Former Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo How do we know it works? For over 17 years, CARY has worked with more than 8,000 of our communities’ most vulnerable students. These youth receive social… Read More

CARY Students Participate in KLRU-TV Austin PBS Youth Summit

CARY students participated in an amazing youth summit hosted by Austin's own PBS outlet, KLRU. Teens and advocates discussed what keeps students focused on finishing high school and the challenges they face as they work toward the future. Titled, "Civic Summit - Stop the Drop: Engaging Students in Their Futures," the program aired December 12, 2016, at 9:00PM on KLRU-TV Austin. We are very proud of our students and youth advisers for being a part of this event and representing… Read More