Help A Child In Need

Apply for Help

If you are seeking assistance or wish to refer a family in need, please familiarize yourself with these eligibility requirements:

Qualifying applicants include parents or full-time guardians of children (ages 0-18) who have a serious illness, disability or disadvantage.  Specifically, Variety DC focuses on children with mobility disabilities, due to cerebral palsy, spina bifida, stroke, etc.

Applicant must be a resident of Washington DC, Maryland or Virginia.

All requests for assistance must be submitted in written form and include any essential documentation related to your need.  See here for details.

The Grants Committee of Variety DC reviews each application for accuracy, severity of need and our current capacity to meet the given need.  A representative of our committee will respond with 5-7 business days to confirm receipt of your request and provide next steps.

View and apply for any available grants here.

Individual Supporters

Variety DC is always eager to connect with individuals who share our passion to help children with mobility disabilities.  Here are a few practical ways you can get involved today:

Refer a family in need
Make a Donation
Participate in an Upcoming Event or Fundraiser
Join the Variety DC community on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter
Subscribe to our Email List
Contact us for volunteer or committee opportunities

Corporate & Foundation Supporters

The work of Variety DC would not be possible without the generous contributions and support of local businesses, corporations and community foundations.  In addition to making a tremendous difference in the life of a child,  a sponsorship with Variety DC delivers a positive image to your company, helps you reach a new audience, increases brand awareness, and motivates staff and customers.

Sponsorship comes in many forms, so please contact us to discuss any of these partnership opportunities below:

Make a Donation
Match a Grant
Sponsor or co-host a fundraiser or event
Donate an item for auction, raffle or prize
Offer in-kind donation or gift
View a list of our current sponsors and partners here.