Discover Program - Variety - the Children's Charity of Wisconsin

Variety provides FREE family-friendly events and activities throughout the year that provide children and their families a way to connect, discover new friends and socialize through fun, casual experiences. Experiences include outings to the zoo, indoor waterpark, professional sporting events, a summer picnic, holiday party at the movies, and more. Thanks to the generosity of donors, sponsors and community partners, these opportunities are provided at no cost to Variety families! Download an application here or fill out the form below.

Discover Program Application

Variety’s Discover Program provides fun, free outings and experiences for children with physical or developmental special needs, and their immediate family members. This program provides memorable, educational, and play experiences which strengthen family bonds, create lifelong memories, and allow children and their families to experience many new activities each year. To participate in Discover Program events, please fill out the form below.


Permission Form and Photo Release

Variety’s Discover Program events are for all members of the IMMEDIATE family of the child with a physical or developmental special need (i.e., parents and siblings who live in the home).
Please list all members of the household (children and adults) who may attend Variety’s Discover Program events:











Permission/Waiver: I hereby grant permission for my child(ren) to participate in Variety’s Discover Program events. I recognize that unanticipated situations and problems can arise during activities that are not reasonably within the control of Variety staff, including volunteers. I therefore agree to release and hold harmless Variety – the Children’s Charity of Wisconsin, its agents, officers, employees, and volunteers from any and all liability, claims, suits, demands, judgments, costs, interest and expense (including attorney’s fees and costs) arising from such activities, including any accident or injury to the child or myself and the costs of medical services.

Photo Release: I give permission to Variety – the Children’s Charity of Wisconsin to use my or my child(ren)’s name, and/or any photograph or image taken of me or my child(ren) during Variety Discover Program events, whether recorded or transferred to video tape, slides, photographs, internet, or any other form of media for use in any promotional materials, publications and/or press releases. I understand that I will not be compensated for my time or the rights to use the image(s) or its copyright or copyright issues. I agree that it is not necessary for Variety or anyone else to contact me prior to releasing any information authorized by this release. I agree to release, on behalf of myself or my child(ren), Variety from and against any and all claims, of any type, which arise from or are related to Variety’s use, distribution or disclosure of any photographs, films, videotapes, electronic recording or other information regarding myself or my child(ren).




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