At Variety - the Children's Charity, we help give disadvantaged New Zealand children the happier, healthier childhood they deserve.
Every day, more than 1 in 4 Kiwi kids go without the basics most of us take for granted. This has a profound impact on their health, education and self-esteem.
We believe that every child deserves the same opportunities to reach their full potential. With your help, Variety provides disadvantaged Kiwi kids with...
The basics that every kid deserves, like warm bedding, clothing and school uniforms
Opportunities like joining in on swimming lessons, sport or going on school camp
For children with extra needs like medical and mobility equipment
Winter was a tough time for 7-year-old Eden. Although her mum, Deborah, budgets to get by on her very limited income, even basic essentials most of us take for granted are often...
Nathan accepts that his mum, Nellie, can’t always provide. As Nellie explains, "He would say ‘Mum, my shoes are giving me blisters.’ I would say, ‘I can’t afford to replace them...
For 9-year-old Precious, Kiwi Kid Sponsorship has made a world of difference. She had terrible eczema that made her itchy and damaged her skin. It was easily treatable but...