Variety in The News

Catch the Best of SF Stand-up every Friday at Variety!

January 09, 2015

We are excited to announce the Best of SF Stand-Up Comedy officially now calls Variety home! Catch this amazing show, featuring a rotating troupe of Comics from HBO, NBC, and Comedy Central and SF locals, every Friday night at the Variety Preview Ro...
Read More

2014 Recap

December 31, 2014

At the core of Variety Children's Charity of Northern California is a desire and dedication to inspiring hope, enriching lives and building better futures for the children in our greater region. From the Oregon state line to Bake...
Read More

Peyton gets a bike!

December 21, 2014

San Francisco, CA - We'd like to thank our Variety Northern California donors who made Peyton's 'Freedom Concepts' custom bike possible, we had a lovely party yesterday to give it to her and the echoing of her giggles will stay with us forever.[capt...
Read More

Variety hosts the San Francisco Film Critics Circle Awards

December 14, 2014

San Francisco, CA - The San Francisco Film Critics Circle held their annual awards event at the Variety Club's Preview Room. The group of 35 Bay Area film critics discussed the merits of the year?s films and performances.For more information visit:...
Read More

Variety collects record haul at 10th annual Toys for Tots

December 07, 2014

December 7, 2014San Francisco, CA -- Variety collected over 2,300 toys this year as the beneficiary of the 10th annual Toys for Tots event hosted by Gregg Lynn. This year's event, which was hosted at the luxurious St. Regis Ballroom set the record...
Read More

Genentech employees give big for Variety NorCal Kids!

December 02, 2014

South San Francisco, CA - Genentech employees stepped up to help Variety raise over $2,000 toward the purchase of an adaptive bike for Julian, a boy and his family waiting for help.The generosity shown by the Genentech team is only the beginning and...
Read More

Variety NorCal launches the Childcare Pavilion!

November 21, 2014

San Jose, CA - Variety launched the first ever Child Care Pavilion at the Abilities Expo! The Abilities Expo is a trusted and hugely important resource for families seeking to expand and enable their lives and those of their loved ones with disabil...
Read More

Variety Partners with

November 13, 2014

November 13, 2014Variety is pleased to announce our newest partnership with!Make a purchase of $100 or more and help make a difference in the lives of children in need! Lucasfilm Ltd.,, and Variety ? the Children's Charity are u...
Read More

Variety welcomes new board members!

November 06, 2014

November 6, 2014We are pleased to announce the newest Board members to Variety Children's Charity of Northern California. In April we welcomed Lisa Giachetti, in September David Tate and at last week's Board meeting we made it official for John Goldi...
Read More

Variety Executive Director Ayesha Williamson featured on KRON 4 News

August 20, 2014

August 20, 2014San Francisco, CA - Variety Children's Charity Executive Director, Ayesha Williamson, was featured on the KRON 4 News shopping at Wal-Mart as she worked to quickly replace stolen school supplies in time for the 1st day of school at Col...
Read More