Events

August 31, 2019                                                                  October 12, 2019
Firecracker ​Challenge 5K                                                 Candy Corn 5K
​Grayville, IL                                                                         Carmi, IL  


April 12, 2019
Annual Fundraising Banquet

Carmi VFW 6pm

2018 Firecracker 5K Challenge

               On September 1, 2018, The Guardian Center hosted its first Firecracker 5K Challenge.  The event was a success thanks to the wonderful support of the community.  There were 32 registered runners and walkers, ranging in ages from 7 to 74. Awards were distributed to the top three in each age bracket.  The overall male winner was Arnaud Pecheur with a time of 21:26.8. Sara Kelsey topped the female runners with a time of 26:32.5.  To see a complete listing of 5K times, please go to the Guardian Center website:  www.theguardiancenter.org.

               We would like to thank our Sponsors: Fairfield Memorial Hospital, Wabash General Hospital, First Bank, State Farm Insurance- Doug Raber, City of Grayville, Law Office of Jay Walden, Grayville Lion’s Club, FNB Tri-County Banking Center, Super 8, Cornerstone Fellowship Church and Creative ARC Design & Gifts. Also a big thank you to those who helped volunteer with the run, White County Ambulance Department, Grayville Go-Getters 4H, Grayville Jr. High & High School Cheerleaders, Miss & Jr. Miss Grayville, Grayville Days Committee, and community members. 


http://onlineraceresults.com/event/view_event.php?event_id=21277

2018 Candy Corn 5K

               On October 13, 2018, The Guardian Center hosted the Candy Corn run.  The event was a success thanks to the wonderful support of the community.  There were 75 registered runners and walkers, ranging in ages from 7 to 74. Awards were distributed to the top three in each age bracket.  The overall male winner was Timothy Roser with a time of 19:15.2. Jenny Howard topped the female runners with a time of 21:34.6.  To see a complete listing of 5K times, please go to the Guardian Center website:  www.theguardiancenter.org.

               We would like to thank our Sponsors: People's National Bank, Botsch & Associates CPA, Huck's Convenience Stores, Hale Body Shop, Inc, State Farm- Dave Matheny, Taylor Eye Care and Joyner Therapy,  Also a big thank you to those who helped volunteer with the run, 4H, First Bank, People's National Bank, Wabash Christian Therapy, Corn Day Queens and community members. 


Race results can be seen here: http://onlineraceresults.com/event/view_event.php?event_id=21611Type your paragraph here.