Variety the Children’s Charity of Wisconsin is dedicated to improving the lives of children with special needs who are underprivileged, at-risk, or critically ill.

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Sign Up For Your Cinema Passport!

Make 2019 the “Year of Movies.”

Date nights. Birthday gifts. Valentine’s Day. Anniversary. Give the gift that keeps on giving!

Get your 2019 Cinema Passport today! Quantities are limited. The Cinema Passport entitles the cardholder and one guest to free movies at any Marcus Theatres location from January 1, 2019–December 31, 2019.

Click here to sign up for your Cinema Passport!

Questions? Please call Miranda Zwieg at 262-777-2090 ext 102 or she can be reached via her email:


Variety-is proud to welcome the 2019 Board of Directors

New board members include:
[Joanne Blaesing][Lynn Hawkins]
[Lois Trongard][Aimee Wiedmeyer]
[Traci Huntemann-Piat]

Returning board members include:
[Pier Bertolotto][Mel Hopland]
[Pamela Mattox]
[Matthew Hall][Mark Collins]
[Elizabeth Moberg-Wolff, MD]

This remarkable team is made up of highly skilled, talented professionals with years of experience and we are extremely excited to have everyone on board!

Thank you Judi Murphy for helping us announce the news!


Mark your calendar! Challenge yourself AND help Variety. Grab your swimsuit, running shoes, and bike. Register now for the Wisconsin Indoor Triathlon 3/31/19

“Lighthouse Missions is a fun way for Lighthouse to give back. Lighthouse missions focuses on fundraising for charities who do incredible work. This event is 100% volunteer organized and is proud to donate 100% of your registration money to Variety-the Children’s Charity.”

For more information, please visit the website:
Wisconsin Indoor Triathlon


To register, click below!


Emerys, we thank you!

Many thanks to Brent Emery and Emerys Cycling, Triathlon & Fitness for their generous donation of $1400 that was collected at their Iron Man Party-How AMAZING!

Emerys plays a vital role in making the mission of Variety-the Children’s Charity of Wisconsin a reality. Thanks to their kindness, talent and support, we are able to work together to inspire children to discover life without limits.

Emerys- because of you, Variety Kids are achieving things that were once thought to be impossible!


About Variety’s Mission

Variety is a multi-faceted organization with one single mission: to improve the lives of children with special needs who are underprivileged, at-risk, or critically ill. Variety sponsors year-round activities, events and programs focused on: improving a child’s physical and emotional health and well-being; building self-confidence; strengthening resilience; and creating opportunities to pursue a limitless future.

Sponsor Spotlight

Paragon Marketing Group is an amazing organization that truly believes in helping others.  Paragon designed and maintains the website for Variety.  They support us by reducing our costs through their Not For Profit discount program. Thank you to Paragon for all your help with the new site!

our community partners

our raving fans

  • This is an awesome charity that helps families with children with special needs in so many ways! My family and I are so grateful!

    Monica B
  • Amazing people, great organization. Everyone makes you feel like family.

    Andrew L
  • This is a wonderful place and the people are like angels for all they do.

    Lana D.
  • I wish so many more people would know about Variety. My daughter has been afraid and self conscious about trying new things. With tickets etc being donated, my daughter has grown by leaps and bounds. Thank you Variety.

    Catina F