An auction of starred objects …
A host of celebrities including Keith Lemon, Vic Reeves, David Walliams, Brian May, Sir Cliff Richard, Jeremy Vine, Heather Small, Dame Shirley Bassey, Jason Manford, All Saints, Lorraine Kelly and Adam Hills himself generously donated some of their favorites. items to Variety’s online auction, which is currently taking place online, with the aim of raising funds severely depleted by the coronavirus.
âThis business combines two of the most satisfying things in my life: clearing my closet and helping others. I am so honored to be a part of it and I have high hopes that it can become a regular event. – Adam Hills
The auction, organized in partnership with Charity stars, is directed by acclaimed comedian and radio and television presenter, Adam Hills. The pandemic has had a devastating impact on sick, disabled and disadvantaged children in the UK that Variety is helping. Many more children are now living in poverty, while the loss of support services has taken its toll.
Demand for Variety’s services has skyrocketed. At the same time, with the cancellation of the live fundraising events, the association’s sources of income have declined significantly. Proceeds from the auction will be used to âfillâ this funding gap, so Variety can continue to be there for children in need – now more than ever.
Charity stars is an online fundraising platform, covering all media and providing a single destination for auctions, buy now and raffles. Working with hundreds of brands and personalities, the organization has raised over Â£ 30million for charities across the world.
Currently there is a chance to bid on a sexy black dress donated by Lorraine Kelly from ITV (top in photo) or a jaw-dropping pink stage dress from EastEnders’ Anita Dobson, David Walliams donated an entire collection of his written books, all signed by the man himself while Jeremy Vine donated one of his favorite shirts as seen on Channel 5 and Keith Lemon donated three costumes worn on ITV’s This Morning and Through the Keyhole.
âWe are thrilled to partner with Variety, the children’s charity and support their great cause. We understand the catastrophic impact the pandemic has had on charities over the past 18 months and want to support them â, – Kirsty Harwood, UK Country Manager of CharityStars.com.