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“Give a Day. Get a Disney Day.” Launches at Disney Parks in 2010

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Program | Disney "Celebrates Volunteers" Event | Interview with HandsOn Network Co-Founder Give a Day of Volunteer Service in 2010, Get a Day of Disney Theme Park Fun – Free Disney Parks Hopes to Inspire 1 Million Volunteers Beginning Jan. 1 Disney Parks is launching a program that celebrates the spirit of volunteer service with … Continue reading "“Give a Day. Get a Disney Day.” Launches at Disney Parks in 2010"
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Walt Disney World chooses 15 local students for its Shining Stars awards

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Walt Disney World has announced its 2018 Shining Stars recipients from among about 400 Central Florida students who were named Disney Dreamers and Doers last month. The students originally were chosen by their schools for actions they took this past school year to inspire other students. Each of the 400 winners at schools across Central … Continue reading "Walt Disney World chooses 15 local students for its Shining Stars awards"
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2011 Disney’s Dreamers Academy at Walt Disney World Resort

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – An unprecedented 110 “Dreamers” from across the country came together at The Hall of Presidents at Magic Kingdom Park as Walt Disney World Resort rolled out the red carpet for the 4th annual Disney’s Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey and Essence Magazine. Disney’s Dreamers Academy is a four-day program aimed … Continue reading "2011 Disney’s Dreamers Academy at Walt Disney World Resort"
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Florida Residents Find Two Ways to Win with New Epcot Flower & Garden Festival Web Site

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – The 17th annual Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival continues through May 16, 2010. And now Florida residents have two ways to win with a new Web site dedicated to this year’s festival. · At http://www.EpcotGardenContest.com, Florida residents (18 years of age and older) can play the “Grow Your Garden” … Continue reading "Florida Residents Find Two Ways to Win with New Epcot Flower & Garden Festival Web Site"
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‘Give a Day, Get a Disney Day’ Reaches Goal — 1 Million People Inspired to Volunteer in 2010 through the Disney Parks Program

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“Give a Day, Get a Disney Day” – a first-of-its-kind program of Disney Parks – reached its goal of inspiring 1 million people in 2010 to give back to their communities through volunteer service in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada. Since the program started just 10 weeks ago, on Jan. 1, a million … Continue reading "‘Give a Day, Get a Disney Day’ Reaches Goal — 1 Million People Inspired to Volunteer in 2010 through the Disney Parks Program"
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Interview with Michelle Nunn: CEO of the Points of Light Institute

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AllEars.Net’s Mike Scopa and Jack Spence recently attended the “Celebrate Volunteers” press event at Walt Disney World, where they had the chance to speak with Michelle Nunn, CEO of the Points of Light Institute and co-Founder of the Hands On Network. Text: Mike Scopa Photo: Jack Spence I was able to track down and spend … Continue reading "Interview with Michelle Nunn: CEO of the Points of Light Institute"
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‘Give a Day, Get a Disney Day’ Program Reaches 600,000 Volunteer Sign-Ups — and Counting!

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Feb. 11, 2010) -Against the backdrop of a world-record sculpture of canned goods destined for food banks, Disney Parks officials on Thursday announced a major milestone with the “Give a Day, Get a Disney Day” program, a first-of-its-kind effort to help inspire 1 million people to perform volunteer service. Since the … Continue reading "‘Give a Day, Get a Disney Day’ Program Reaches 600,000 Volunteer Sign-Ups — and Counting!"
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Give A Day, Get A Disney Day Press Event

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AllEars.Net’s Jack Spence and Mike Scopa attended the Give a Day, Get a Disney Day press event held Thursday, February 11, 2010. The following are images from the day’s activities. This week Walt Disney World’s “Give a Day Get a Disney Day” promotion was given its official launch with a huge celebration of volunteerism at … Continue reading "Give A Day, Get A Disney Day Press Event"
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