Disney VoluntEARS Celebrate 2.5 million Back-to-School Donations

Disney Voluntears back to school

Mickey Mouse teamed up with Disney Voluntears at A Gift For Teaching to celebrate the success of their annual back to school drive.Disney cast members collected 2.5 million school supplies that will help tens of thousands of children in the Central Florida area. Voluntears also devoted many hours to sorting and organizing all of these donations.Disney's Voluntears have long been a part of the community here in Central Florida. They support early learning all the way through college. The … [Read more...]





KaBOOM! Play Together Tour Powered by Disney Parks Starts in Anaheim This Weekend

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 From coast to coast and points in between, the KaBOOM! Play Together Tour Powered by Disney Parks will travel to six cities across America to inspire fun-filled family play! This event is free and kicks off in Anaheim, California this weekend.We hope you have a chance to join in and play with your family at one of the stops below. To reserve your time slot visit kaboom.org/playtogether or register on-site the day of the event. The dates and locations of each tour stop are:Anaheim - … [Read more...]





Walt Disney World Loves Sharing the Magic!

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Disney is a huge company with nearly 70,000 Disney Cast Members who live and work in Central Florida, Walt Disney World Resort is committed to investing in its local community. Disney is focused on improving the quality of life in Central Florida, with a special interest in helping children and families.Disney contributes to the local community in a lot ways – through the millions of dollars in taxes it generates for local governments, the leadership it provides on important community … [Read more...]





Disney Voluntears Continue to Make a Difference Around the World

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Disney Voluntears continue to help others by making positive impacts around the world.Recently the Voluntears were in Argentina. They visited the Garrahan Hospital for a screening of Violetta in Concert. This is part of a program that sprinkles some pixie dust into the lives of sick children by bringing them Disney Theatrical releases.A couple of other recognition's that Disney Voluntears have received:The Disney English Academic Training Team was honored as the 2014 Disney … [Read more...]





Disney VoluntEARS Help Build a Playground in Oakland Fl.

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It did not take long for 125 Disney Voluntears to construct this new playground in Oakland, Fla. This will provide a safe place to play for almost 6,000 children who live near the Park.More than 200 volunteers in total, including Disney VoluntEARS and representatives of the Town of Oakland and Oakland Nature Preserve, took part in the project led by KaBOOM!, a national nonprofit dedicated to ensuring children’s access to active play. In less than six hours, the crew placed 48,600 square feet … [Read more...]