Temperatures in the Ukraine can plummet to minus 50 degrees, leaving orphan children living in these harsh conditions susceptible and unprotected against serious illness, hunger and exposure. An emerging catastrophe in the winter of 2012 saw Variety’s International Children’s Fund respond decisively to this potential tragedy with the swift provision of warm thermal jackets, clothing and shoes. This resolute action saved many children’s lives.
Variety – the Children’s Charity will host a gala dinner on June 19th 2014 at the Centre Convencions International in Barcelona to raise further essential funds for the imperative support of orphan children in the Ukraine.
The Fundraiser that circles the Globe – north to south; east to west…and brings that jolly 'ho ho ho' man to many cities and towns to lead The Santa Run, or Claus for a Cause…a phenomenon in attention-getting and participation… malls, town centers and streets becoming a sea of red… which translates into lots of Santa dollars – REAL dollars! – for the kids.
St Louis has a rich, long history with live vaudeville and movie theaters. Our past harkens back down the Grand White Way of Midtown with thousand tiny white lights beckoning you to enter a theater to see a live variety show or movie stars on the silver screen.
Angel is a big believer in creating joy, beauty and miracles…by giving back to the charity that supports her and so many other children.
The Variety Children’s Theatre “Peter Pan” was performed October 25 through 27 at the Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall of the Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center at University of Missouri-St. Louis.