Disney Donates $500,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida


Minnie Mouse joined Disney VoluntEARS today to deliver bushels of green to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida in the form of a $500,000 gift for the organization’s expansion. Disney also pledged 20,000 pounds of fresh produce during the next year as part of the commitment.As part of Disney’s efforts to support organizations and programs that make a positive impact on children in the local community, this gift will fund Second Harvest’s “Building Solutions to Hunger” capital … [Read more...]

Eleven Couples to Say ‘I Do’ at Disney World Resort on 11/11/11


When Melanie LaValley and Eric Gocinski met in 2008 as Cast Members while working at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, little did they know that one day they’d be meeting face-to-face again at Walt Disney World…but this time, at the altar for their fairy tale wedding.  The soon-to-be-wed pair, of Orlando, Fla., is among 11 couples from 11 different cities to say “I do” at Disney on 11/11/11—a date that has special meaning to LaValley and Gocinski.“Eric’s wish was for us to get married on 11/11/11 … [Read more...]

Rebecca Romijn and Daughters Meet Minnie Mouse at Disney California Adventure Park

Rebecca Romijn visited Disney California Adventure park recently, where Minnie Mouse stopped by to say hello to Rebecca and her adorable two-year-old twins, Charlie and Dolly, outside “Disney Junior – Live on Stage!” Rebecca said her girls are really big fans of “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse” on Disney Channel.Rebecca, her daughters and Minnie Mouse fans everywhere will be interested to know that Minnie is about to star in her own Disney Junior short-form series, “Minnie’s Bow Toons,” premiering … [Read more...]

Fashion Delivers Charitable Foundation Honors Disney Consumer Products Executive Pamela Lifford at Sixth Anniversary Gala


Disney Consumer Products (DCP) today celebrates Pamela Lifford, executive vice president, Global Fashion & Home at DCP who was named one of the fashion leaders honored at Fashion Delivers™ 6th Annual Gala yesterday Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. Fashion Delivers recognized three outstanding honorees who personify the belief that the fashion industry has a heart including: Pamela Lifford; Tom P. Johnson, CEO of Aéropostale; and Andy … [Read more...]

Michaels Presents 36th Annual Festival of the Masters at the Walt Disney World Resort


Michaels, North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, is expanding its framework by signing on as the presenting sponsor of the 36th Festival of the Masters at the Walt Disney World® Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL., November 11 – 13, 2011.  In addition to acting as presenting sponsor for the 2011 Festival, Michaels will continue as the Festival's presenting sponsor through 2013.Founded in 1975, the Festival of the Masters is a vibrant open-air art festival that takes over the … [Read more...]