Bychakra_adminInFebruary 14, 2017 – Kathy Benson, Schools Committee Co-ChairThe Variety Story board at the Telethon full of Western New Yorkers’ Variety Stories. Lois, a long-time volunteer, was a Variety Kid herself back in 1949. Top: Sue, a volunteer, on why she’s involved. Bottom: Rose, a longtime board member, on how she got started with Variety back in 1971. Top: Grace, a past Celebrity Child, on what Variety means to her. Bottom: Brad, a board member, on how he started with Variety. Top: A parent whose children were helped by WCHOBBottom: A grateful parent. Top: Kelly Hoffman, Celebrity Twin 2017 on how Variety helped her.Bottom: Kyle Hoffman, Celebrity Twin 2017, on Variety helping kids. . Top: Rosemary was a Variety Kid in 1962!Bottom: A proud mother. A loyal supporter on Variety’s role in the community. Top: A parent on the help provided by Variety. Bottom: A grandparent thanking Variety for their support. Top: School #43 on how they supported the Telethon. Bottom: Matt, a supporter, on why he gives. Top: Kathy, a volunteer, on why she gives back. Bottom: Joan, a volunteer, on how WCHOB helped her. Top: Chrissy, a volunteer, on how she got involved. Bottom: The Papas Family, donors, on how Variety teaches kids positive lessons.