Ways you can get involved
Join Derryn Hinch and donate a bike to a disadvantaged child, become a volunteer, join an event or create or your own, give through your workplace or become a corporate partner… you can even donate your hair.
However you choose to help, you are doing a truly wonderful thing for kids in need.
Volunteer with Variety
Giving your time is such a rewarding way to help kids in need. You’ll experience first-hand the joy of making a big difference to a child’s life.Join an event
Become a Corporate Partner
From sponsoring a Variety event, to cause related marketing or gifts in kind, your organisation can benefit from a valuable relationship with Variety.Find out more
Workplace giving is a tax-effective way to support children in your community with special needs. Making direct donations from your salary is such an easy way to give.Find out more
Join an Event
Come along to one of our iconic and exciting events and have fun while supporting Aussie kids in need! Check out which events are happening near you soon.Join an event
Fundraise for Variety
Whether you take part in a sponsored sporting challenge, hold a bake-off in your workplace or a garage sale at home, get creative and raise funds for a worthy cause.Get started
Donate your hair
For a child or adolescent, losing their hair due to illness or disease can have a devastating impact on their self-esteem. Your hair can be made into a wig which can positively change their life.Find out more
Caring people like you have helped thousands of Aussie kids in need
Each year, thousands of kids who are sick, disadvantaged or who have special needs turn to Variety for support when they need it most.
Meet some of the children whose lives have been changed by caring people like you.
Join an event near you
Variety events are held throughout the year across Australia, all raising vital funds for children in need. Search for an event near you by keyword or location.
Variety AFL Great Grand Final Lunch
The Variety AFL Great Grand Final Lunch – a stalwart of official Grand Final Week celebrations is over for another year as we revel in the Bulldogs legendary win!
Join the iconic Variety Bash. It’s an event like no other, taking you to places you’ve never heard of, let alone been to, in support of kids in need.
Organise your own event or start a campaign
Get creative and have fun organising your own event or starting a campaign to support children who are sick, disadvantaged or have special needs. You are only limited by your imagination!
Other fundraising initiatives
Take part in a sporting event or create your own sponsored fitness challenge. It’s a great excuse to get fit for kids in need.
Hold a movie night, a trivia night, a karaoke contest, or a talent show. You are only limited by your imagination!
Host a morning tea, a special dinner party or a picnic in the park. Dress-up in your finest for a great cause!
Make birthdays and special celebrations count for kids in need too. Ask friends and family to make a donation instead of giving gifts.