109Variety, the Children’s Charity

With roots famously established in show business, Variety the Children’s Charity, works to improve the lives of sick, disabled and disadvantaged children. Raising over £200 million and directly helping over 800,000 young people since its inception in 1949, the charity provides support through; provision of specialist wheelchairs; grants to youth clubs, specially adapted ‘Sunshine’ coaches and Variety Great Days Out.