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Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Central College students and employees will be volunteering their time to build approximately 150 bikes for children in need at Findley Elementary.... Read more
Friday, April 1, 2022
Kiara has a condition that leads to muscle pain and extreme fatigue in response to physical activity (exercise intolerance). Due to Kiara’s condition, she has... Read more
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Over $150,000 has been awarded by Variety – the Children’s Charity to 18 children’s organizations in eastern Iowa. Funding is provided to programs and initiatives that directly... Read more
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Variety – the Children’s Charity of Iowa has awarded 85 grants to children’s nonprofit organizations totaling more than $2.1 million. Funding is provided to programs and... Read more
Friday, September 10, 2021
Variety – the Children’s Charity partnered with Cummins Inc. to build 50 bikes for local children in eastern Iowa. The bikes were gifted to youth at Four Oaks in Cedar Rapids,... Read more
Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Ames and Iowa City-area Hy-Vee stores are going head-to-head supporting Variety through the Busch Light Brat promotion. From Sept. 1-30, 10 cents from... Read more
Friday, August 13, 2021
Variety – the Children’s Charity of Iowa was represented with a bow tie by Senior MLB Reporter Ken Rosenthal during the Chicago White Sox vs. New York Yankees game at the... Read more
Monday, August 2, 2021
Variety – the Children’s Charity partnered with Cummins Inc. to build 50 bikes for local children in eastern Iowa. The bikes were gifted to youth who are a part of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar... Read more
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Variety – the Children’s Charity raised over $200,000 during its 25th Annual Polo on the Green event thanks to the generosity of sponsors and guests in our... Read more
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Fareway Stores, Inc. is partnering with Variety - the Children’s Charity to conduct the fifth annual round up at the register from Monday, July 6 through Saturday, July 24 at... Read more
Thursday, July 1, 2021
Hy-Vee is supporting Variety – the Children’s Charity from July 1-31 during an in-store promotion. Customers can shop their local Hy-Vee for bakery products... Read more
Thursday, June 24, 2021
Polo on the Green is back and better than ever as Des Moines’ #CoolestPartyOfTheSummer. Variety – the Children’s Charity of Iowa will host its 25th Annual Polo on the Green... Read more