Walt Disney World VoluntEARS make huge commitment to Toys for Tots

The holiday season is about the spirit of giving and this year Walt Disney Cast Members gave big collecting nearly 30,000 toys for this year’s U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots drive. The toys will help brighten the holidays for Central Florida children. The toys, bikes, and other wished for items arrived direct and in […]

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Disney VoluntEARs sort 40,000 pounds of produce for food bank on day of service

With the holidays upon us, there is a lot of extra work needed by local charities. The Walt Disney Company recently gave a $1 million contribution to Feeding America, part of which enabled a gift of 40,000 pounds of produce to Central Florida’s Second Harvest Food Bank. But the non-profit needed help sorting it all. […]

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Disney World Chefs serve up Thanksgiving magic for nonprofits and your home

Happy Thanksgiving Eve! ‘Tis the season of giving and Disney chefs are busy preparing to bring the magic of the theme parks to others in the Central Florida community by working with Disney cast member VoluntEARS to prepare and serve a traditional Thanksgiving meal with all the trimmings to nearly…

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$20,000 in coins tossed into Walt Disney World wishing wells and fountains go to support foster care teens

The tossing of a coin into a fountain or wishing well is a simple gesture tied to a wish with big results for Central Florida children. Your pennies, nickels, dimes and quarters are periodically collected by Walt Disney World then donated to nonprofit organizations. In 2018, those hopeful wishes added…

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Disney donating $1 million in aid to Hurricane Michael relief efforts

The Walt Disney Company plays a big role as the leading employer in central Florida, so when a hurricane barrels through parts of Florida, Alabama, and Georgia (all prime markets for visitors to Walt Disney World) leaving devastation in its wake, it’s nice to see the company respond with a…

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Disneyland Cast makes giant Jack-Jack out of canned goods for a good cause

Disneyland Design and Engineering Cast Members showcase their own super powers to fight hunger by transforming 8,900 canned goods into a towering 10-foot Jack-Jack sculpture and his cookie num nums. This scene from Pixar’s “Incredibles 2″ was created for the 11th annual CANstruction Orange County, which benefits the Orange County…

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