A theme park and resort the size of Disneyland has to be ready to feed tens of thousands of guests a day and have the storage and kitchens to prepare all that food. But what happens when the parks are forced to close due to… Read More »Disneyland Resort to donate excess food during Coronavirus Closure period
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
The island nation of The Bahamas are not just one of the United States’ closest neighbors, they’re part of the Disney family. The Disney Cruise line not only recruits heavily from its population, they have two private islands there for their ships to visit and… Read More »Disney Cruise Line Extends Disaster Relief Efforts in the Bahamas
Disney VoluntEARs have once again sent a team to the Orlando Science Center to make a larger-than-live food sculpture at the 2019 CANstruction Orlando event. The cast members come from design, architect, and engineering roles and they have to put all those skills to work… Read More »Disney VoluntEARS create a “Sally” food sculpture from Nightmare Before Christmas
One of the things that impresses me about the Walt Disney World organization is how much the company and its cast members care about the communities they live, work, and play in. The Walt Disney World resort VoluntEARS dedicate their time and effort year-round we… Read More »Walt Disney World honors its VoluntEARS of the Year!
Developing a joy of reading in today’s youth is a key part of ensuring future generations can lead the world with the wisdom and problem solving abilities it takes to improved living conditions around the globe. Disney, known for its imaginative storytelling, sees a key… Read More »Walt Disney World donates 40,000 Disney books to Central Florida educators, children, and families
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… Read More »Disney VoluntEARs sort 40,000 pounds of produce for food bank on day of service
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… Read More »Disney World Chefs serve up Thanksgiving magic for nonprofits and your home