Press Releases

Friday, May 5, 2017
Variety – the Children’s Charity of Iowa received the Variety Heart Award Thursday, May 4, at the 77th Variety International Conference awards gala in Atlanta, Georgia. The... Read more
Monday, April 24, 2017
Variety – the Children’s Charity has completed a $475,000 campaign and is scheduled to break ground on the 9,600 square foot, all-inclusive Variety Star Playground in Noelridge Park on May... Read more
Monday, February 6, 2017
Variety - the Children’s Charity has hired JJ Trotta to spearhead efforts in Eastern Iowa.  As Variety’s Eastern Iowa Director, Trotta is responsible for fundraising,... Read more
Monday, January 30, 2017
Local, national and international personalities come together at Variety – the Children’s Charity’s 43rd Annual Telethon Saturday, March 4 and Sunday, March 5 for a shared... Read more
Monday, January 30, 2017
Find your valentine early this year at the 6th annual Des Moines Sweetheart Charity Date Auction! This year's auction is Saturday, February 4, from 6:00 p.m. to... Read more
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Variety- the Children’s Charity granted $2.2 million to 58 central Iowa children’s charities today at its annual grant reception at the Fred Maytag II Scout... Read more