Nick King with his family celebrating his Variety Kid Champion Award at the charity’s 46th annual Red Heart Awards held in Burnaby

King recognized at Red Heart Awards celebration

Well-known local fundraiser Nick King accepts inaugural Variety Kid Champion Award

On Thursday, Oct. 1, Variety – The Children’s Charity, recognized 13 of its most outstanding members and volunteers at the 46th annual Red Heart Awards Celebration, an honoured tradition saluting the teamwork involved in helping children with special needs.

Well-known local Variety fundraiser Nick King accepted the inaugural Variety Kid Champion Award for his long-time support of the charity.

Accompanying King were his parents Allison and Roger, and sister Madison.

Variety steps in where health care ends, providing direct help to children in B.C. with special needs.

For 50 years Variety has been there for families, ensuring children have support to reach their unique potential.

Since 2010, Variety has distributed more than $9 million in funding to families in B.C.

For more information on how you can support Variety – The Children’s Charity, visit or call 604.320.0505.