NEWS ARCHIVE

New Minions Gold Heart Pin

Posted on Jun 24, 2015 in NEWS ARCHIVE

New Minions Gold Heart Pin

With the launch of the new Minions movie this June, Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland, are delighted to announce the arrival of our new Minions Gold Heart Pin! You can get your very own Minions Gold Heart Pin at any Variety event, or at your local ODEON Cinema in Ireland for only €3...

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Mansion House Event Honours Singer Des Smyth

Posted on Jun 12, 2015 in NEWS ARCHIVE

Mansion House Event Honours Singer Des Smyth

Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland was proud to honour legendary singer and entertainer Des Smyth, at an event in Dublin’s Mansion House on the evening of 10th June 2015. Des and his family were surrounded by friends and many colleagues from Ireland’s entertainment industry. Guests included Sonny Knowles, Noel V Ginnity, Sean Hession and Helen Jordan, who also provided...

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Proclamation Signing 2015

Posted on Feb 17, 2015 in NEWS ARCHIVE

Proclamation Signing 2015

On 16th February 2015, Variety, the Children’s Charity were invited to the annual Variety Proclamation Signing, in Dublin’s prestigious Mansion House. Councillor Noel Rock kindly stepped in as Deputy for the Lord Mayor, who due to unforeseen circumstances, was unfortunately was unable attend. Variety members were welcomed to a private reception in the drawing room, where Assistant Chief Barker John Webb signed the proclamation with Councillor Rock.

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Tesco Community Fund

Posted on Feb 17, 2015 in NEWS ARCHIVE

Tesco Community Fund

Variety, the Children’s Charity has been chosen by Tesco Drumcondra as one of their three charities for the Tesco Community Fund. For the next six weeks, when customers receive a blue goodwill token in this store, they can use it to vote for Variety. The money from the Tesco Community Fund will be shared out according to the number of tokens each cause receives. Don’t forget to look for “Heart of Variety” when voting for your chosen charity from now until the end of...

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A Trike for Tadhg!

Posted on Feb 2, 2015 in NEWS ARCHIVE, TESTIMONIALS

A Trike for Tadhg!

Together with the The Tadhg O’Fainin Foundation, Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland have been able to fund trikes for many children including this one for Tadhg  “Myself, Jonathan and Tadhg would like to thank everyone who helped raise money for Tadhg’s trike.  It’s an absolutely fantastic trike. He could only pedal a little bit on a slope at the beginning but now he can go quite a distance by himself and is pushing us away and saying “see ya”. He loves it and it is great therapy for him and enjoyable for us too watching him having fun. We are...

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A Big Thank You to Fossett’s Christmas Circus !

Posted on Dec 28, 2014 in NEWS ARCHIVE

A Big Thank You to Fossett’s Christmas Circus !

Variety, the Children’s Charity would like to thank Fossett’s Christmas Circus for donating tickets for children and their families to attend their Christmas Circus in the RDS Dublin on 28 December 2014. Variety was delighted to be able to include pupils from St. Audoen’s National School, Cook Street, St. Mary’s School for Deaf Girls in Cabra and the Phoenix Park Special School with over 200 attending the circus on the day.

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