Get Involved

Help a child living with illness, disadvantage, or a disability have a better future—starting now

Ways to help

It doesn’t take much to help a child have a better future your help makes a difference to a child—no matter how big or small

Our global network of dedicated individuals and corporations transforms the lives of millions of children around the world. Discover how easy and rewarding it is to give a child the gift of a better future.


Help raise funds for children in need

Sponsor an event

Have fun with fellow supporters while giving back together

Legacy giving

Leave the gift of a future for a child in need


Support a child’s future with every dollar

Corporate Fundraiser

Join a global network of Thought Leaders dedicated to lasting social impact

Corporate Sponsor

Support a high profile event and give back to your community

Corporate Legacy

Memorialize your impact by giving children the gift of a future

Corporate Donations

Give children in need vital medical equipment and services

For individuals

Your donation gives a child the gift of a better future

Your donation makes life changing projects possible, such as Sunshine Coaches, all-abilities playgrounds, or expensive specialist hospital equipment.

It’s so easy to make a difference to a child’s life through Variety by joining or organizing an event, taking part in a personal challenge such as a marathon or trek, or becoming a regular donor.

The amount you donate isn’t important because every single dollar helps a child in need.

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For Corporations

Be part of a global network transforming the lives of children around the world

Through strong leadership, best practices, and professional stewardship, Variety successfully operates 4 core programs delivering a lifelong positive impact for millions of children who are sick, disadvantaged, or living with a disability.

Variety offers a range of opportunities for your corporation to give back to your community.

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Be part of a global network improving children’s lives all around the world

  • Workplace Giving

    Setting up an ongoing program to engage your employees’ generosity is one of the simplest yet most powerful ways your organization can provide vital medical equipment and services to individual children and children’s organizations.

  • Sponsorship

    Supporting one of Variety’s high profile events or iconic corporate functions—by sponsoring essential advertising, marketing, supplies, or training—demonstrates your positive impact to your community and helps reach new audiences.

  • Cause-Related Marketing/Promotions

    Collaborating with a global network of fellow Thought Leaders demonstrates our shared values and amplifies the transformative difference we make together, to give children in our community the lifelong gift of a better future.

  • Gifts & Services In-Kind

    Donating prizes or business skills for raffles and auctions—such as legal or accountancy advice and office items—is a simple yet powerful way to give children in need the gift of vital medical equipment and services, while expanding your brand awareness across new audiences.

  • Gold Hearts

    Participating in one of our most successful fundraisers—the iconic Variety Gold Heart Pin, now a sought-after collector’s item in its own right—gives millions of dollars in specialized equipment and services to children in need.

    Find out more about the current Gold Heart campaign.

  • Events

    Volunteering or attending one of our fundraising events—such as fun runs, lunches, and motoring events—is a fun and rewarding way to connect with fellow volunteers of your local Variety chapter while creating a brighter future for the children in your community.

  • Leave a Bequest or Legacy

    Leaving a bequest or legacy to Variety—such as part or all of your estate, or stocks, bonds, and money—is one of the most personal ways you can give children in need the gift of a better future.

    To make a bequest or legacy to Variety, first make or update your will. A will ensures after passing, a person’s wishes are protected, and efficiently implemented. You can review and update your will at any time. If you are unsure how to leave a bequest or legacy in your will, please speak to your solicitor or will provider, who will be able to help. To include Variety’s details, please contact Variety International.