Ways you can get involved

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.

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.

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Workplace Giving

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.


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

Club Clipsal 1000

The team at Clipsal by Scheider Electric are on a mission to raise $400,000 for Variety – the Children’s Charity and Julian Burton Burns Trust!

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John Sands Charity Christmas Cards

Buy your John Sands branded Christmas cards this year, and part proceeds from every sale will be donated to Variety.

Key sponsors