kids with special needs
The X Ambassadors were back in town yesterday, and once again made time to meet...and sing...with some Variety kids. We could get used to this. Thanks to the guys for an afternoon we won't soon forget.
Want to send congratulations to former Variety kid Kaitlyn, who was named Missouri Miss Amazing Jr. Miss last weekend. We're all so proud of you, Kaitlyn! Thanks also to the Miss Amazing Pageant people for providing the photos.
Got a few of these to share over the next month or so. This one has our friends in BC (British Columbia) and KC (Kansas City). http://bit.ly/1pGT38i
The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis has joined with The Imaginary Theatre Company to present a performance of "Goldilocks" geared to those who deal with sensory sensitivity. Check it out.
A youngster with positional plagiocephaly. The need for helmet therapy. Insurance that won't cover it. Except for the diagnosis, it's a familiar story. But so's the result: assistance from Variety made possible by our generous supporters. On behalf of... Read More »
In this case, it's the Cottleville Fire Department in St. Charles County. They raised the funds to provide a Caroline's Cart, a shopping cart made for kids with special needs, to their local Schnucks supermarket. Variety kid Jezeca was ecstatic to take the... Read More »
This beautiful piece, donated by Simons Jewelers, will be raffled off at this year's Runway Lights Fashion Show, April 9. As if you needed another reason to attend.
Lionel Richie isn't dancing on the ceiling, but he is hanging on the wall in our office. And there's a pretty good chance the walls and ceiling of the Peabody Opera House are going to get a pretty good workout when Lionel headlines the 50th Dinner with the... Read More »
We're primarily using Facebook and Twitter to take fond looks back at the history of our Dinner with the Stars gala. But we're putting this one on the website for a very special reason. You see, Diana Ross was the star in 2012, and has a connection to the... Read More »
Since Zack's worked on sound for Variety Children's Theatre productions, we thought it only right you "heard" this news from him. Congrats. Enjoy Salt Lake City!