Our Impact

With your support, Variety helps to increase children’s confidence and self-esteem, build life skills and create joyful memories. Children are healthier and happier, and their caregivers feel less stressed.

“It is the most amazing experience I have had when it comes to my children. I know it is hard to ask for help, but when you do, it can be life changing.” Caregiver


of caregivers say that being on Kiwi Kid Sponsorship makes their child feel special and cared about


of caregivers say that they feel less stressed and that overall, their family feels happier because of the financial support they receive


of caregivers say that they feel better about themselves as parents because they are better able to provide for their children

Where your money goes

2021 was a year that saw the generosity of New Zealanders prevail over the challenges brought on by the pandemic.

Thanks to the generosity of our wonderful supporters and the dedication of our Variety whānau, thousands of children and young people are thriving.

Learn more about the impact of your support by reading the reports below.