About Young Variety

Young Variety check presentation at Telethon

Young Variety (YV) is part of Variety – the Children’s Charity of Iowa and is comprised of young professionals in central Iowa who are committed to improving the lives of children while having fun and meeting new people.


Through fundraisers, volunteer opportunities and charitable events, Young Variety supporters contribute much-needed time and monetary support to Variety programs.


Young Variety events include charity tours, Mommy and Me, Sweetheart Date Night Charity Auction, Savor Des Moines and more.

Young Variety Mission

young variety logo on t-shirt

Young Variety is comprised of energized twenty and thirty-something's striving to improve the lives of children who are underprivileged, at-risk, critically ill or living with special needs throughout Iowa.