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Wednesday, July 8, 2020
Round up at your local Fareway Store in July to support Variety – the Children’s Charity   Des Moines, Iowa (July 7, 2020) – Fareway Stores, Inc. has partnered with Variety –... Read more
Wednesday, July 8, 2020
Variety – the Children’s Charity of Iowa cancels 24th annual Polo on the Green, holds month-long fundraiser in July   Des Moines, IA (July 7, 2020) -- Variety – the Children’s Charity of... Read more
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
  The Principal Charity Classic and Variety – the Children’s Charity today announced a $35,000 grant to the Food Bank of Iowa. The funding will help to fulfill the heightened need for food assistance within the state, as... Read more
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
  Cedar Rapids, IA (June 2, 2020) – Variety – the Children’s Charity of Iowa is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Neal, senior vice president of First Federal... Read more
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Des Moines, IA (May 20, 2020) – Variety – the Children’s Charity of Iowa is pleased to announce the appointment of Lance Gardner, Senior Managing Director of... Read more
Friday, April 17, 2020
Variety Announces New Dates for 2020 Events   Due to the expanding global outbreak of the respiratory illness, coronavirus COVID-19, Variety has announced new... Read more
Friday, March 20, 2020
 Variety Postpones Young Variety’s Savor Des Moines Event Scheduled for April 18   DES MOINES, IA (Friday, March 20, 2020) – Variety - the Children's Charity of Iowa announced today that it will postpone Young Variety’s Savor Des Moines... Read more
Monday, March 16, 2020
 Variety Postpones Eastern Iowa’s Spirits of Spring Event Scheduled for April 2   DES MOINES, IA (Monday, March 16, 2020) – Variety - the Children's Charity of Iowa announced today that it will postpone eastern Iowa's Spirits of Spring scheduled for... Read more
Monday, March 2, 2020
  DES MOINES, IA – (Monday, March 2, 2020) – Variety – the Children’s Charity raised $4,084,646 to support and improve the lives of underprivileged, at-risk and special needs children throughout Iowa. Funds raised... Read more
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Variety – the Children’s Charity Raises Over $157,000 for Two Days of Compassion Supporting Families with Hospitalized Critically Ill Children DES MOINES, IA – (Jan. 23,... Read more
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Variety- the Children’s Charity of Eastern Iowa Announces Robyn Rieckhoff New Executive Director and Seven Board Members CEDAR RAPIDS, IA (October 29, 2019) - Variety - the... Read more
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Merchants Bonding Company Foundation’s 2020 Charity Golf Classic to Focus on The Vision to Learn Program Vision to Learn Program is Sponsored by Variety – the Children’s Charity and United Way of Central Iowa WEST DES MOINES (October 22, 2019) - Merchants Bonding Company Foundation’s, Bill Warner Sr. Memorial Charity Golf... Read more
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Variety – the Children’s Charity Awards Over $1.8M to Children’s Charities Throughout Iowa DES MOINES, IA – (Sept. 17, 2019) -- Variety - the Children’s Charity announced today that over $1.8M in grants were awarded to 59 Iowa children’s... Read more
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Variety – the Children’s Charity Awards Over $200,000 to Eastern Iowa Children’s Charities   CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – (Sept. 11, 2019) -- Variety - the Children’s Charity announced today that over $205,000 in grants were awarded to 20... Read more