Disney Movie Moments Program Expands to More Children’s Hospitals

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Last week, The Walt Disney Studios celebrated a major expansion of its Disney Movie Moments program with a special screening of Disney’s Ralph Breaks the Internet at La Rabida Children’s Hospital in Chicago. The program brings current Disney theatrical releases to children’s hospitals, enabling young patients to see the latest films from Disney while they are undergoing treatment and may not be able to visit movie theaters.
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2013 CHOC “Walk in the Park” Ready to Hit Pavement at Disneyland Resort on October 13

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The event is the biggest annual fundraising effort for CHOC Children’s, devoted to meeting the medical needs of children throughout Southern California and beyond ORANGE, Calif. (Sept. 27, 2013) – – Before the sun rises on Sunday, October 13, Main Street, U.S.A. at Disneyland Park in Anaheim, California, will be filled with thousands of people … Continue reading "2013 CHOC “Walk in the Park” Ready to Hit Pavement at Disneyland Resort on October 13"
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Disney VoluntEARS Collect Nearly 30,000 Toys For Local Children

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Dec. 8, 2011 – Walt Disney World VoluntEARS reported for duty this morning on a joint mission with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve and Mickey Mouse to contribute to the local Toys for Tots campaign. During the past month, Walt Disney World Cast Members collected more toys than ever before – … Continue reading "Disney VoluntEARS Collect Nearly 30,000 Toys For Local Children"
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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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World-Record Sculpture of Canned Goods

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As part of the event celebrating family volunteers and to dramatize the spirit of giving, Walt Disney World Resort on Thursday unveiled a mammoth structure of canned goods – food that will be donated to food banks in Orlando, Miami and Atlanta. The canned food sculpture – titled “Celebrate Volunteers” – was revealed for media … Continue reading "World-Record Sculpture of Canned Goods"
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Disney Cast Members Help “Hope for Haiti” Telethon

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Local VoluntEARS Play Supporting Role in Worldwide Broadcast LAKE BUENA VISTA, FLA, Jan. 26, 2010 – Lending a helping hand through their expertise in guest service, approximately 400 Walt Disney World Cast Members volunteered to answer more than 15,000 calls for the “Hope for Haiti Now” telethon and route donations to disaster relief organizations participating … Continue reading "Disney Cast Members Help “Hope for Haiti” Telethon"
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Disney Bowl-A-Thon Strikes Support for Economic Education in Local Schools

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., March 16, 2009 – Showing power in numbers, approximately 5,800 Walt Disney World VoluntEARS teamed up this past weekend to extend their reach into local classrooms via the Disney Bowl-A-Thon. The two-day fundraising event, held March 14-15 at bowling centers across Central Florida, raised more than $ 237,000 for Junior Achievement; … Continue reading "Disney Bowl-A-Thon Strikes Support for Economic Education in Local Schools"
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