Variety Star Playgrounds

Riverview Park 
Variety is proud to announce it will begin work on its third all-inclusive Star Playground in Des Moines' Riverview Park. RIverview Park is currently undergoing renovations that will transform the park with the addition of an entertainment stage and shelter.  Variety kicked off this new campaign with a generous $50,000 gift from the Polk County Supervisors. Learn more and donate today!

Noelridge Park  
Construction is in full swing on the 9,600 square foot
all-inclusive Variety Star Playground in Noelridge Park.  Cedar Rapids first
all-inclusive playground is expected to open in
September. Stay up to date on the Playground's progress on our
Facebook page.
The #PartyoftheSummer: Polo on the Green 

Thank you to all who attend last week's Polo on the Green. The 21st annual event was a sell out raising more than $125,000. Check out photos from the event on Facebook
Volunteer Opportunities

July 24 and 27: RAGBRAI Bike Loading  
Variety is seeking 14 volunteers to assist with loading bikes into a truck for our upcoming bike presentations on RAGBRAI. Sign up here.  

August 10-20: Top of the Vine at the Iowa State Fair  
Volunteer at the Top of the Vine to support Variety. Shifts are available to serve wine, beer and soda or to sell tickets.
All tips will be donated to Variety. Sign up here.

September 7: Variety Stag

Stag is a men's only event that focuses on hunting, fishing and golf.  Volunteers, both male and female, are needed to assist with stuffing bags, set up, parking and tear down. Sign up here.  
Leinenkugel Golf Invitational  
August 15 in Cedar Rapids 

Join us Tuesday, August 15, for a great day of golf to support the children of Eastern Iowa! Morning and afternoon tee times are available. Shotgun start at 7:30 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. You will enjoy a best shot invitational with 4 red tees and 4 mulligans per group. 

The morning groups will enjoy a light breakfast and lunch while  our afternoon groups will enjoy lunch and dinner. The day also features a silent auction and specialized bike presentation. Gather a foursome of friends, co-workers or clients for a great day of gold.

Register online or email JJ with any questions.  
Variety Bikes on RAGBRAI

In partnership with Sammons Financial Group, Variety will be awarding 150 brand new bikes, locks and helmets to children on RAGBRAI this year. Look for us in Clear Lake, Charles City, Cresco and Waukon. Learn more about #VarietyBikes on RAGBRAI here.

Variety Stag: September 7

Gather your friends, colleagues and clients and join us for the 10th annual men's only event, Variety Stag. Get your tickets today!