2016 Duck Race Huge Success

Duck season has officially closed for 2016. The 10th annual Carey Services Duck Race was a huge success. The event raised nearly $40,000 for agency programming and client needs on a hot, humid night at The Splash House in Marion. It was a perfect night to be a duck and...

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Vote on Name the Duck Contest Finalists

The five finalists in the Carey Services’ Name the Duck Contest have been determined. The initial voting, in cooperation with The Chronicle-Tribune, concluded Monday morning. Members of The Alliance Seekers of Grant and Blackford Counties helped Carey Services Duck Race Committee members narrow the nominations to the finalists. The five...

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Afena Community Shred Day June 18

Carey Services is again joining with Afena Federal Credit Union to offer the second annual free Docu-Shield community shredding day from 9 a.m. to noon on June 18. The event will be in the parking lot at the credit union’s south branch, 1312 W. 44th St., in front of the Kohl’s Department Store...

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Duck Race Tickets Available

Tickets are available for the 10th Annual Carey Services Duck Race. This year’s race will be June 25 at The Splash House in Marion. As part of the 10th anniversary celebration, we’re moving the event to the evening. Gates will open at 6 p.m., and the race will begin about...

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10th Annual Duck Race Day Announced

The annual Carey Services Duck Race, which has become an early-summer tradition in Grant County, will be June 25 at the Marion Splash House. You can get check on current race details here. This year is the event’s 10th anniversary of having fun and raising money to help people with disabilities. As...

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Carey Services Honors Three Employers for Hiring Practices

Carey Services presented Walmart with a plaque in appreciation of the store’s efforts to employ people with disabilities. Pictured (from left) are: Employment Specialist Tim Kendrick, Store Assistant Manager Dennis Bole, Store Manager Yvonne Truong and Employment Services Manager Andrea Womack.     Carey Services has recognized three Grant County...

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United Way Rock the Way Event Sept. 12

Carey Services will participate in the second annual Rock the Way event sponsored by United Way of Grant County. The event will be noon-8 p.m. on Sept. 12 in Gas City Park. Carey Services is one of 14 United Way of Grant County partner agencies. The event is designed to...

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Duck Race Creates Huge Splash

The 9th Annual Carey Services Duck Race was a huge success. The event, conducted at the Splash House in Marion, raised more than $31,000. For the second year in a row, the race was a sell-out. Local residents and businesses supported the event by buying all 2,500 available tickets at...

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Duck Race Tickets Available

Tickets are available for the annual Carey Services Duck Race, the agency’s largest fund-raiser each year. This year’s event will be June 27 at the Splash House, 2601 S. Adams St., in Marion. The race will begin at 11 a.m. Tickets cost $5 each, and winners do not need to...

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Carey Services Adding Music Therapy May 15

Carey Services is adding music therapy as a service offering for clients. The service will begin with a group session on May 15 from 2:30 to 3 p.m. on the Marion campus. Clients and others who would like to learn about music therapy can attend the session. Those participants who...

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