The Walt Disney Company Donated $1.5 Million Dollars to Feeding America

 Feeding America, the nation's leading hunger-relief organization, salutes The Walt Disney Company for its $1.5 million donation, the vast majority of which will provide grants to 60 food banks across the nation to expand their local fresh produce sourcing and distribution programs.The ABC daytime series will also feature a segment about teenager Katie Stagliano, who founded Katie's Krops, a youth-based garden initiative. During the segment, Katie will talk about how her childhood … [Read more...]

The Walt Disney Company Celebrates 100,000 Wishes with Make A Wish

Make A Wish recently celebrated their 100,000th Disney wish. How incredible! Make A Wish has been working with The Walt Disney Company now for 35 years.“It’s amazing to think that 35 years ago, Make-A-Wish granted its very first wish at the Disneyland Resort, which sparked a legacy of fulfilling wishes that has captured so many hearts,” said Bob Chapek, chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. “It’s wonderful to celebrate our 100,000th wish together, and we’re proud to play a role in … [Read more...]

Star Wars, Marvel and Frozen Themed Fruit and Veggies Join The Walt Disney Company Healthy Offerings

Disney Consumer Products brings the power of the Force to the produce aisle, unveiling new healthy Star Wars branded fruit and veggie offerings to celebrate the addition of Lucasfilm to The Walt Disney Company’s Healthy Living Commitment. Just in time for the December release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, families can enjoy Star Wars-themed bagged apples by Sage, citrus fruit by Dayka Hackett, carrots by Kern Ridge and grapes with Yoda-themed packaging by Four Star, which all meet nutritional … [Read more...]

ESPN Sports Network is Planning a Huge Layoff

ESPN Sports Network is owned by The Walt Disney Company, as many of you know. They are planning on eliminating 350 positions. They currently employ about 8,000 people around the globe. Disney has the 2nd biggest stake in sports programming with $44.2 billion. They are saying rising costs and not enough viewers are the reasons for the huge layoff. The cuts have not yet been announced, but they will be very soon.The Walt Disney Co recently announced that August earnings at the cable networks … [Read more...]

The Walt Disney Company is Hiring an Intern to Counter Cyber Attacks

The Walt Disney Company is on the hunt for an intelligence and counter-terrorism intern. This position would be in Burbank, California. Who ever gets this position will be a part of Disney's "Counter Threat" intelligence support team. The purpose of this position is to counter cyber attacks and terror threats.The Counter Threat Intelligence Support Team will provide"strategic intelligence, threat assessments, vulnerability mitigation strategies and in-depth analytical products covering … [Read more...]

Disney Family Museum to honor Richard Sherman

Gala Fundraisers are a common event to raise funds and honor a distinguished member.  The Disney Family Museum is joining in with their first gala fundraising event to honor non other than Richard Sherman.   The museum which opened to the public in 2009, was created by Diane Disney Miller, the oldest daughter of Walt and Lillian Disney.   The museum, located in the Presidio in San Francisco is a non profit organization which although dedicated to the life and work of Walt Disney is not … [Read more...]

In-Room Surprises Make Disney Trips Even More Magical!

 Now you can make your Walt Disney World vacation even more magical! Surprise someone special in your life by including a Disney-themed Welcome or Birthday “In-Room Gifting Experience” with your package. These personalized surprises, can be set up in your  Disney hotel room to create a one-of-a-kind experience!!There are two magical surprises to choose from:A Disney Pal Surprise! A personalized welcome celebration has been prepared, as if Mickey and the gang created a … [Read more...]

Disney Parks Continues Special Ticket, Room Rates In A Salute to U.S. Military

Disney has shared some exciting news- special military pricing has been extended through December 20th, 2015.  Theme park tickets and accommodation offers  for active duty and retired U.S. military personnel at Disney's domestic sites will remain available for bookings into December.   Walt Disney World ticket prices will be the same as the current offer which is:Disney 4-Day Military Promotional Tickets with Park Hopper Option for $177 each, plus tax Disney 4-Day Military … [Read more...]

Disney Commits $1 Million to UNCF: Investment in America’s Future Leaders

The Walt Disney Company is committed to helping America's Future Leaders. UNCF (United Negro College Fund), one of the nation’s leading minority scholarship organizations, announced a $1 million commitment from The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) to provide scholarships to outstanding African American students and give them the tools to realize their professional goals.The Walt Disney Company UNCF Corporate Scholars Program, administered by UNCF, will offer financial assistance to … [Read more...]

What Size Cooler Can You Take In The Disney Parks?

Bringing food with you in the parks is not only allowed it is also a great way to save money at the Disney Parks.Did you know coolers are permitted in the Disney parks, with or without wheels - as long as they are not full-sized? It sure can be handy to have one!  You will want your cooler to be smaller than 24" length x 15" width x 18" height. To give you an idea of approximately how big that is - think of the large locker size. Coolers will be inspected for glass and alcoholic beverages … [Read more...]