This morning Disney Parks and the nonprofit organization, Points of Light, hosted Family Volunteer Day at Disney Springs at Walt Disney World. The event celebrated the power of volunteerism and honored the Aguirre family of McAllen, Texas, who were recently named the first ever Disney… Read More »Disney celebrates 3 million volunteer hours on Family Volunteer Day
Ever wondered how those creative forces at The Walt Disney Company (TWDC) continue to dazzle us in front of the cameras and behind the scenes? Wonder no more – find out with One Day at Disney! One Day at Disney is a stellar collaboration between… Read More »One Day at Disney: The Book and Documentary Series We Have Been Waiting For
A duo of Disney Dreamers are stepping into new roles as Walt Disney World Resort Ambassadors. Congratulations to Marilyn West and Stephen Lim who will represent the over 74,000 cast members of Walt Disney World. This position elevates cast members who work at the resort… Read More »Walt Disney World welcomes new Ambassador team
After a long and difficult period of negotiation, that included the union putting a living-wage measure on the Anaheim city ballot, the Disneyland Resort has reached agreement with its largest labor unions for a minimum wage rate increase of 40 percent within two years of… Read More »Disneyland and its largest labor unions reach agreement for higher wages
The Disneyland Resort is proposing a 36 percent increase in wages over three year’s span for its largest union contract. This would put its Master Services cast members at $15 per hour by 2020, two years before California’s minimum wage increases to that same amount.… Read More »Disneyland increasing starting wage for cast members, promising $15 an hour by 2020.
Want to work for Mickey Mouse? The annual spring hiring event at Walt Disney World is underway as part of an effort to fill over 3,500 roles across the resort. Available positions include full-time, part-time and seasonal roles within housekeeping, transportation, lifeguard, food and beverage… Read More »Walt Disney World searching for 3,500 new cast members
Walt Disney World workers are planning to rally for improved wages. Right now six unions represent around 38,000 of Walt Disney World’s workers. They’re in the middle of negotiations to earn higher wages and improve the living conditions for them and their families. The group… Read More »Walt Disney World workers to rally for higher wages
Over 16,000 Disney employees who work for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts and Disney Vacation Club Management in Florida are eligible for back wages after the Mouse House met with the US Department of Labor and agreed to comply with the Fair Labor Standards Act… Read More »Disney to pay back wages after agreement with US Labor Department