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Disney Shines Light on Deserving Non Profits

A few days ago ‘Shine on’ banners started appearing across Central Florida and raising some eyebrows. Turns out Walt Disney World is preparing for a two week long series of events highlighting some deserving non-profits that the company supports. The first nonprofit, The Central Florida… Read More »Disney Shines Light on Deserving Non Profits

Disneyland Cast Members Flashback, Giveback

Disneyland resort Cast Members slid on their dancing shoes and combined team building and talent through Flashback, an annual production that brings together diverse groups of Cast Members to raise money for a local charity. This year’s recipient is the Santa Ana Zoo. Held Feb.… Read More »Disneyland Cast Members Flashback, Giveback

Disneyland Cast Members go extra mile to lend a hand this Holiday Season

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The Cast Members of Disneyland Resort are really going the extra mile this holiday season. More than 10,000 individuals will benefit from the contributions of food, toys, clothing and care packages will help numerous nonprofit organizations throughout Orange County.

“The Disneyland Resort is focused on giving back to the community throughout the year. The holiday season makes it a particularly special time to extend our resources to those in need. Thanks to the generosity of our Cast Members, the Disneyland Resort is helping to fulfill numerous wishes in our community and for the brave men and women serving our country overseas,” said Ed Grier, president of Disneyland Resort.

As part of an annual tradition, Cast Members donated nearly 10,000 toys for the Toys for Tots Foundation. Most of the toys collected were brought to the annual Disney Family Holiday Party, a celebration hosted by the Resort exclusively for Cast Members and their families at Disneyland Park.

(photo courtesy Disney -:- Disneyland Resort Ambassador David Gill and a local firefighter help in collecting toys for Toys for Tots at the annual Disney Family Holiday Party.)

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Extreme Makeover: Home Edition – Behind the Scenes

Tonight promises to be another extra-special episode of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. Yeah, they’re all extra-special, but that’s one of the great parts of the show. Fans of Ty Pennington and the crew will find this article in the NY Times good reading. It goes… Read More »Extreme Makeover: Home Edition – Behind the Scenes

Monday Night Roundup

Oprah’s Big Give, as seen on ABC last night, has raised a bit of controversy in the Nonprofit community. On the other hand, not everyone is opposed. It may not be philanthropy in the truest sense of the world, but it was the third largest… Read More »Monday Night Roundup