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!
Adam Ketterer, Market Manager, Graybar Young Variety Member since 2009; President of Young Variety board since 2015 Committees: Executive Favorite Event: I absolutely love Bikes for Kids. Building bikes with other volunteers is always fun, then seeing the... Read More »
Don't just buy a Gold Heart pin for the face it bears, but for the faces it benefits. Just $3 at any Wehrenberg Theatre.
Earlier this week, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch ran an editorial about the “profligate spending” of the Wounded Warrior Project charity. Under the headline, “Living it up on other people’s money,” the Post reiterated an important point: Never give blindly to... Read More »
Update to an item from December: Variety St. Louis has been awarded $3000 from Yelp Foundation's local grant program. We were proud, and surprised, to make the short list, and grateful to all our friends who voted for us. 3K will help us outfit a kid with a... Read More »