A new day for Raphael

For a number of reasons, it hasn't been easy for Raphael's parents to get hearing aids for their 8 year-old son. But, we're happy to report, Variety was able to secure him a pair in just a couple weeks. 

We couldn't do that without our generous supporters. So, as you go about what's just another day for you, realize you've made today the first day of better hearing for Raphael.

Oh, and while it'll take him some time to get used to his new hearing aids, he's thrilled they came in Spiderman colors.

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Wed, 02/15/2017 - 15:04
Variety's Man and Woman of the Year for 2017

Variety the Children’s Charity Honors Two St. Louis Powerhouses as 2017 Man and Woman of the Year

Community Volunteer Carol Voss and Ameren Chairman Warner Baxter to be Honored at Variety’s 51st  Annual Dinner With The Stars, April 29

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Tue, 02/14/2017 - 10:57
An ice way to spend the afternoon

Variety kid Makenzie had quite a thrill today: not only getting to see the Disney on Ice show from front row seats, but getting to be part of the finale.

She also got her very own Rapunzel outfit, and met the show's Rapunzel backstage.

The accompanying photos tell part of the story, but you need to see reporter Patrick Clark's full story, airing during tonight's 5pm news on Fox2, and the 7pm newscast on KPLR 11.

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Fri, 02/10/2017 - 14:49
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