• Our Annual Fund Drive Is Here!
    Our Annual Fund Drive Is Here!
    Every year, CARY holds its annual fund drive to educate our community about the amazing children we serve, and to humbly ask for support.  So why should you give this year? We’d love to share the following success story.  It is an excellent example of they type of direct impact your support has on CARY’s kids specifically, and on your community in general: “Mark completed a year of CARY.  His behavioral history includes fighting, walking out of class, and cussing at teachers.  He is now in the 8th grade and passing all of his classes with A’s and B’s....
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  • CARY's 16th Anniversary Celebration f/ Dr. Mark Cohen
    CARY’s 16th Anniversary Celebration f/ Dr. Mark Cohen
    Please join CARY on Friday, September 11, 2015, from 11:30am – 1:00pm at Austin’s historic Green Pastures as we celebrate our 16th anniversary with an exciting luncheon fearturing keynote speaker Dr. Mark A. Cohen, Vanderbilt University distinguished professor and author of “The Cost of Crime and Criminal Justice.”  Dr. Cohen...
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  • 4th Annual Blues Blast!
    4th Annual Blues Blast!
    Wow!!! The February 21st, 2015 event was aptly named – 4th Annual CARY Blues Blast, a BLAST was had by all in attendance!  The Rattle Inn was packed with supporters of Blues and CARY enjoying a stellar line-up of Austin’s modern Blues talent and treasures.  It’s a cause these artists...
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  • CARY Youth Advisers Implement Successful Saturday Program
    CARY Youth Advisers Implement Successful Saturday Program
    CARY, working in collaboration with READ (Rundberg Educational Advancement District), provided a full breakfast and fun activities to area kids as part of the new Keep Dobie Beautiful event last month at Dobie Middle School. We are proud of youth advisers Denisse Plotycia and Amber Sarpy for their hard work!  This event took place on a Saturday, and is just another example of the ways CARY is working to provide meaningful, productive alternatives for Austin’s most at-risk youth.  To learn more about CARY’s collaborative efforts in the Rundberg area, click here:  READ....
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  • Learn about our special guest speaker: Dr. Mark A. Cohen
    Learn about our special guest speaker: Dr. Mark A. Cohen
    Professor Mark A. Cohen Mark Cohen is the Justin Potter Professor of American Competitive Enterprise and Professor of Law at Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management. He previously served as senior research economist at the U.S. Sentencing Commission and as Chairman of the American Statistical Association’s Committee on Law and Justice. Professor Cohen is an expert on the economics of crime and justice and has received several research grants from the National Institute of Justice to assess the costs and impact of crime on society. Professor Cohen has lectured...
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  • CARY's Youth Advisors Attend Impactful Workshop
    CARY’s Youth Advisors Attend Impactful Workshop
    CARY’s amazing youth advisors participated in an informative and impactful aggression replacement training workshop this month. The workshop was made possible by CARY & the wonderful St. David’s Foundation.  This is just one example of the type of training and dedication our youth advisors put forth to better suit the children CARY serves.  For more information on the work our youth advisors do, click here....
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The City of Austin, Travis County, Austin Independent School District, Governor’s Criminal Justice Division and the U.S. Department of Justice are each funding sources for CARY, but the information presented here-in does not officially represent the opinion or policy of these government agencies.