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Charity Events, Fundraising & More – Variety Events & News

Latest News

Monthly donations are crucial for kids to grow so they will never see a break in funding

May 3, 2023

$105,892 raised by White Spot fundraiser

March 6, 2023

Variety Show of Hearts Raises $6,346,637 for BC’s Kids

February 28, 2023

Goodbye to a Variety BC Legend

December 4, 2022

Whether we’re working hard to raise funds to help more BC kids or celebrating remarkable achievements, our charity events and fundraising initiatives are always a blast! Find out what’s coming up next, and how you can participate!

Help kids be kids this holiday.


Help bring the magic of the holidays to the hundreds of families waiting to hear if Variety can provide the critical resources their children need to thrive.

Variety Week

During this week-long campaign, tune in to Global BC’s newscasts to meet the Variety kids and see firsthand how your donations have impacted their lives.

Variety Show of Hearts Telethon

Our annual fundraising event partnering with Global BC to present stories profiling our amazing Variety kids leading up to our iconic Telethon.

Boat for Hope

BC’s kids with special needs and their families are treated to a day of pirate-themed adventure on the high seas at Boat for Hope.

Variety Tree of Hearts

Share your heartwarming holiday message to Variety Kids by making a donation and decorating our virtual Variety Tree of Hearts.

How Can You Support Variety?

We believe we can achieve a lot more when we work together! Make a donation, volunteer your time, or even set up your own community fundraiser with our support!

Meet Vickie Ayers

Vickie is Variety’s longest standing and largest single fundraiser in our history. She finds it incredibly gratifying to know that hundreds of BC’s kids with special needs have benefitted from the over half a million dollars she has raised over the last 44 years.

Community Events

First Half Marathon

Join the First Half marathon happening on Sunday, February 11