54th Annual Variety Show of Hearts Telethon

Join us on Sunday, February 9 for the 54th Annual Variety Show of Hearts Telethon returning to Global BC and online via livestream at Globalnews.ca/BC. Broadcasting live from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm direct from Hard Rock Casino Vancouver, you’ll get to see your donor dollars in action!

Along with the Global BC team including Chris Gailus, Sophie Lui, Squire Barnes & Kristi Gordon who will be joined by Global Okanagan’s Doris Bregolisse, 980 CKNW’s Jody Vance and CFOX’s Karen Khunkhun. They’ll be joined by actor Paul Greene, inspirational speaker Cara E. Yar Khan and long-time Show of Hearts favourite, Alvin Law.

Global Okanagan’s Doris Bregolisse, 980 CKNW’s Jody Vance and Niki Reitmayer. They’ll be joined by actor Paul Greene, inspirational speaker Cara E. Yar Khan and long-time Show of Hearts favourite, Alvin Law.

Entertainment Line-Up

This year’s entertainment line-up will feature performances by Juno Award-winning indie band Said The Whale, singer-songwriter Shawn Austin, Canadian blues rockers Wide Mouth Mason, country artist Todd Richard and special guests, multi-platinum selling group The Tenors.

Become a Monthly Donor

Caring for a child with special needs isn’t something parents prepare for. By joining our Monthly Giving community, you can help ensure that we are always there when families need us most. Donating monthly allows Variety to take a planned, long-term approach to making a lasting impact in children’s lives. Sign up to become a Monthly Donor today and receive your very own stainless steel Variety Water Bottle!

Robert Bateman's Poster - 2020 Edition

 

This year, donors will receive Robert Bateman’s stunning Woodworkers – Pileated Woodpeckers poster with a minimum donation of just $169. For an additional charge, donors will also have the opportunity to have their poster framed by GS & Company with a portion donated to Variety!

Monthly donors who are at $35/month or who increase to this level are also eligible to receive a poster after five (5) months.

Sunshine Coach

 

It was a Sunshine Coach reveal to remember during last year’s Show of Hearts when Variety presented a Sunshine Coach to the Take-a-Hike Foundation. This year promises to be just as memorable when our 608th Sunshine Coach will be presented to another amazing organization that supports BC’s kids with special needs. Be sure to watch and be part of the excitement while donating $1047 to become a Sunshine Coach Champion!

Show of Hearts Sponsors

About Show of Hearts

The Show of Hearts has been an enduring legacy for the entire 54-year existence of Variety – the Children’s Charity in British Columbia. Proceeds from the annual broadcast event on Global BC have helped countless children with special needs.

Donations can be made online, toll-free by phone at 310-KIDS or by texting “KIDS” to 45678 to make an automatic $20 contribution.

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