Bennion Deville Homes Sponsors Event Benefitting Variety – The Children’s Charity of the Desert
Variety - the Children's Charity of the Desert, will be the beneficiary of an upcoming event put on by Greater Palm Springs REALTORS and The City of Palm Springs, of which Bennion Deville Homes is a gold sponsor.
Bennion Deville Homes proudly sponsors an event benefitting Variety – the Children’s Charity of the Desert put on by Greater Palm Springs ReALTORS (GPSR) and The City of Palm Springs.

Bennion Deville Homes proudly announces it is sponsoring an upcoming Greater Palm Springs REALTORS® (GPSR) (formerly known as the Palm Springs Regional Association of REALTORS®) event benefitting Variety – the Children’s Charity of the Desert on Saturday, September 11th. This special red carpet encore presentation of the documentary Telling Nicholas, a film by Bennion Deville Homes REALTOR® and current GPSR Board President James Ronald Whitney, will be held on the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. Tickets may be purchased for $25 each at the Mary Pickford Theater on the red carpet the day of the event.

States Bob Deville, Co-Owner of Bennion Deville Homes, “We are proud to support the Greater Palm Springs REALTORS® and this exceptional opportunity to help Variety – the Children’s Charity of the Desert. Although it reflects a somber moment in our nation’s history, this special event will benefit Variety and the amazing work it does for local desert children who have special needs or are disadvantaged. It is an honor to assist GPSR, Variety, and our very own James Ronald Whitney in pulling together this special occasion for a worthy cause. We are happy to do our part and look forward to a successful event.”

Taking place Saturday, September 11th, at 6:30pm, this special event will be held at the Mary Pickford Theater and will feature the 2002 Emmy® Award Winning 9/11 film, Telling Nicholas. There will be a Director’s Q&A, Palm Springs Women in Film & Television will premiere their Short Film “Aftermath,” and Keisha D will perform with the Desert Winds Jazz Quartet. Additionally, there will be a complimentary champagne reception ‘Meet & Greet’ with the Mayor of Palm Springs, celebrities, and other special guests, and more. Please visit for more information. 


Formed in the Coachella Valley in 1987, Variety – the Children’s Charity of the Desert is dedicated to promoting the health, mobility, independence, and social inclusion of special needs and disadvantaged children throughout the Coachella Valley. By providing life-enriching assistance to Coachella Valley children, Variety hopes to help children experience all the joys of childhood while growing to become confident, independent, and free to access all that the world has to offer. Variety – the Children’s Charity of the Desert, is a chapter of Variety – the Children’s Charity, an international charity with more than 40 chapters around the world. Formed in 1928 in the Sheridan theatre in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, by a group of 10 show businessmen to help children in need, Variety is one of the oldest and most comprehensive children’s charities in the world. More information on Variety – the Children’s Charity of the Desert can be found on the organization’s website.

About Bennion Deville Homes

As a leader in the local community, and the desert real estate leader, Bennion Deville Homes strives to make the neighborhoods it serves a better place for all. Founded in 2001 by Bob Bennion and Bob Deville, Bennion Deville Homes serves home buyers and sellers throughout Southern California in the primary markets of the Greater Palm Springs Area (Coachella Valley) and the mountain communities of Riverside county.

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