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Read stories about the kids, families and events that your support has impacted and the lives it has changed.

KCMO City Council Resolution

  Tim McCoy-Variety KC volunteer, Board of Director Member spoke at City Council Meeting: August 2020 Variety is honored to receive this resolution and to let you know first-hand how important this is to our community. I remember when Variety KC partnered with Parks...

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Meet the Kids – JETSON!

Jetson was born with some congenital brain abnormalities, including hydrocephalus and holoprosencephaly (HPE). Due to the hydrocephalus (excess fluid on his brain), Jetson required brain surgery when he was only four days old. The shunt placed in his brain has helped...

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Variety KC Innovation Award

Variety KC Harness Café’s at Liberty Middle Schools. For the first time ever, Body Weight Support technology has been moved out of the therapy gym and into the classroom. The "Harness School" Cafe is an innovative concept that allows middle school students who use...

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Meet Variety KC Board Member- Dr. Mark

              Meet Variety KC Board of Director- Dr. Mark Fisher The Children’s Mercy Adaptive Sports Medicine Program is making it possible for children and young adults with physical or cognitive impairments to become more active and excel in sport with expert...

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Find Out How to Get Involved

Several generous Kansas City organizations offer an employee match program. Double your gift to Variety KC, ask your employer if they match contributions! Here is a list of known companies that do.