Overview

Charity details

ABN
Address
47 Herbert St
Artarmon NSW 2064
Australia
Address For Service email
Phone
Charity Size
Large
Who the charity helps
Children - aged 6 to under 15
Date established
1975
Last reported
31 March 2021
Next report due
31 March 2022
Financial Year End
30/09

Summary of activities

Grants making activities: - Sports - Other recreation - Social services We believe all kids deserve a fair go in life, so we help kids with these challenges: - Sickness - Disadvantage (financial or geographic) - Special needs We do this by delivering the elements of the Variety Kids Support Framework: Grants: We help kids communicate, increase their self-esteem and social skills, and get out and about to enjoy the freedom of being a kid by granting a range of items to provide practical help for individuals and organisations in need. We grant Medical and Mobility supplies and equipment, Technology, Vehicle Modifications, Educational Resources, Feeds, Nappies, Wigs and Sunshine Coaches. Programs: We run programs to educate and empower kids. We deliver a range of great programs including our Activate Inclusion Sports Days, so all kids can try sport, our Just Like You anti-bullying program run through schools, the Variety Kids Choir and the Variety Alopecia Areata Adventure Camp. Scholarships: The Variety Heart Scholarships supports kids with an existing talent across the arts, sport and education. We give kids scholarships to celebrate their achievements and to provide support to achieve their full potential and follow their dreams. Experiences: We bring joy to kids and encourage engagement with their community by holding exciting events such as Variety Musical Picnics, Kids Xmas Parties and via our Variety Livvi’s Place Inclusive Playspaces. These allow kids to have fun, meet new people and participate in new experiences! In 2019-20 Variety impacted the lives of 28,500 kids in NSW/ACT, granting over $2.14 million dollars and supporting more than 200 different conditions.

Charity programs

Program name Classification
Just Like You - education in schools about difference and disability Education
Inclusive Playgrounds - enabling all children to participate and play together Community development
Grants - equipment and services for children living with a serious illness or disability Diseases and conditions
Activate Inclusion - partnership with Sports NSW to provide sporting experiences for children with a Disability sports
Education and Tech Grants - school equipment, uniforms and technology Education
Wigs - suction wigs for children living with Alopecia Health

Where the charity operates

States
NSW
ACT

Financials & Documents

Annual reporting

Title Due Date Date received Download
Financial Report 2022 31 March 2023 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2022 31 March 2023 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2021 31 March 2022 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2021 31 March 2022 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2020 31 March 2021 31 March 2021
Annual Information Statement 2020 31 March 2021 31 March 2021
Financial Report 2019 31 March 2020 20 February 2020
Annual Information Statement 2019 31 March 2020 20 February 2020
Financial Report 2018 31 March 2019 29 March 2019
Annual Information Statement 2018 31 March 2019 29 March 2019
Financial Report 2017 31 March 2018 28 March 2018
Annual Information Statement 2017 31 March 2018 28 March 2018
Financial Report 2016 31 March 2017 7 March 2017
Annual Information Statement 2016 31 March 2017 7 March 2017
Financial Report 2015 31 March 2016 18 February 2016
Annual Information Statement 2015 31 March 2016 18 February 2016
Financial Report 2014 31 March 2015 11 February 2015
Annual Information Statement 2014 31 March 2015 11 February 2015
Annual Information Statement 2013 31 March 2014 12 December 2013
Financial Report 2013 No due date Not required

Documents

Title Date Reporting Year Download
Annual Report 20 February 2020 2019 Download
Annual Report 29 March 2019 2018 Download
Governing Document 4 December 2018 Download
Annual Report 28 March 2018 2017 Download

History

The charity's subtype history

Purpose Start Date End Date
Public Benevolent Institution (PBI) 1 January 2014
2012 Another purpose beneficial to the community 3 December 2012 31 December 2013
2012 Public benevolent institution 3 December 2012 31 December 2013

Registration status history

Effective Date Status
3 December 2012 Registered

Enforcement action history

There have been no enforcements for this charity.