Variety of the National Capital Region (Variety DC) serves families in Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia, with a special focus on children with mobility disabilities. By partnering with individual supporters, corporate donors and community foundations, Variety DC provides financial grants and life-changing adaptive equipment to meet the basic needs of these special families.
Forte was born at 25 weeks and spent the first 4+ months of his life in the NICU fighting to grow and thrive. He suffered multiple obstacles including 8 intubations, a perforated intestine, ROP surgery, and brain injury resulting in periventricular leukomalacia. As a result, Forte needs assistance in most
A True Healthcare Partnership Sending special thanks to Major Medical Hospital Services for supporting the mission of Variety of the National Capitol Region through their recent contribution to our grant fund. A true partner in both mission and mindset, MMSHI is dedicated to ensuring safe and healthy environments for both
Dillan was born with a diagnosis of PFFD, proximal femoral focal deficiency. With this diagnosis, children can further suffer from leg length discrepancy, fibular memimelia, join instability and muscle weakness. Dillan has had prolonged mobility issues and has undergone multiple surgeries to assist with her diagnosis. She was unable to ride