July 22, 2014

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Sign up for our Future Kids Events!

The Future Kids Program helps Wisconsin children with physical disabilities reach their full potential in life. Experiences in education, culture, sport and community are the cornerstones to develop skills that can lead to that future. This program takes children with physical challenges and their immediate family members on free outings to museums, professional sporting events, nature centers, movies and other fun and educational places.

Check out the Future Kids events that we are offering for the summer below.  If you would like to register, please call Variety at 262-777-2090 or email dua@varietywi.org to reserve your spot.

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bigleagueMadison Baseball Double Hitter

Northwoods League 
Big League Dream Showcase 
 
Tuesday, August 5th
Gates Open @ 3:05pm
Game 1 – 4:05pm 
Game 2 – 7:05pm
At the Madison Mallards “Duck Pond” Click here for directions

Attend one or both games to watch the top 100 players in the Northwoods League participate in this double header. Bobbleheads will be given out when the gates open. Parking is FREE.

Tickets are limited and will be given out first-come, first-served. Wheelchair seating is very limited and families needing accessible seats will not be seated together.

Please RSVP to Dua at dua@varietywi.org or 262-777-2090. We will need to know the number of children and number of adults attending. Tickets will be mailed.

This event is for children with physical disabilities and their immediate family members only.

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Variety Future Kids Annual Summer Picnic
Blue Lotus Farm and Retreat CenterBlue Lotus 093
Sunday, August 10th
1:00-5:30 p.m.

There will be tons of activities including basketball, fishing, adaptive kayaking or canoeing, a nature walk, roasting marshmallows, arts & crafts, fun games and more!

Click here to download a flyer for the summer picnic.

 

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July 22, 2014

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Beyond Design Bike Tour

Join us for the 10th Annual Beyond Design Bike Tour! We are excited that we have been invited to be one of the benefiting charities again this year. Ride, network, laugh and enjoy the beautiful landscape! Multiple riding options available, choose from 25, 65 and 80 mile routes. And if you’re not into biking – […]

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June 20, 2014

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Chatter Matters! Communication Camp

Variety will be hosting its second overnight camp from June 26th – 29th!  Chatter Matters! Communication Camp is for children with physical disabilities who cannot speak in a typical way and use assistive technology – iPads, laptops, and more – to communicate with their friends, families, therapists and teachers. This year, 20 Variety kids and […]

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June 20, 2014

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Sign up for our Future Kids events!

The Future Kids Program helps Wisconsin children with physical disabilities reach their full potential in life. Experiences in education, culture, sport and community are the cornerstones to develop skills that can lead to that future. This program takes children with physical challenges and their immediate family members on free outings to museums, professional sporting events, […]

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May 28, 2014

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Sponsor a Child for Camp!

You can change a child’s life right now – give the gift of communication! Diego could not talk with his family or friends, not because he didn’t have anything to say, but because he simply could not speak. His primary way of communicating was through finger pointing. It was a constant guessing game to understand […]

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May 15, 2014

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We are excited to announce that Variety of Wisconsin will host the Variety International Conference in 2015! On April 30th 2015, representatives of all the Variety Tents worldwide will gather in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to further Variety’s core purpose of helping children who are sick, disadvantaged or live with special needs. Please save the dates April 30th […]

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May 15, 2014

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Variety’s Open House

Variety’s Open House Date: Thursday, June 5th Time: 4-6pm Location: 12425 Knoll Road, Suite 110 The sun is shining, the air is warm and we’ve opened the patio doors! You’re invited to Variety’s open house as we show off our new office space, share recent happenings, and unveil upcoming excitements at Variety! Please join us […]

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May 15, 2014

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Presidential Citation and Innovation Awards

Presidential Citation Award We are excited to announce that Variety supporter Scott Gierhan will be awarded the 2014 Variety International Presidential Citation Award at the 2014 World Conference in recognition of his exceptional and sustained contribution to Variety of Wisconsin. He will be awarded at the 2014 World Conference Awards Luncheon on Sunday May 25, 2014. The Presidential Citation […]

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March 20, 2014

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SAVE THE DATE!

It’s never too early to start thinking about golf season!  Be sure to mark your calendars for this year’s fundraising golf outings: 36th Annual Ben Marcus Memorial Variety Golf Classic Monday, July 14th Grand Geneva Resort & Spa 12:00pm shotgun start $250/Golfer – Several sponsorship options available Visit the Ben Marcus Variety Golf Classic website […]

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March 20, 2014

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Adaptive Martial Arts

As an organization that provides life-enriching assistance to children with physical disabilities, we like to share what Variety families and other organizations are doing that our children and families could also benefit from. Lake Country Martial Arts is starting an adaptive martial arts karate class for children with disabilities and would like your child to […]

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