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[28 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Cast Members Worked Behind-the-Scenes to Bring ‘The Lion Guard’ to Life on Disney Junior

Disney Junior’s newest primetime movie, The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar, airs November 22, and cast members from Disney’s Animal, Science and Environment team played a key role in the film’s development.
The cast members spent time with the team from Disney Junior to assist and advise animators on the characteristics, behaviors, and habitats of the animals that are part of the movie. The team, led by Dr. Jill Mellen, reviewed scripts and made suggestions about the animals portrayed in the film.
The film tells the story of Kion, the second-born …

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[16 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney VoluntEARS Creating Handmade Gifts for Central Florida Hospitals

A special group of Disney VoluntEARS are creating handmade items to donate to Central Florida hospitals and other organizations.
The BlanketEARS started up in 2007 when the group would get together once a week to knit caps for soldiers who were overseas. The group is much bigger now and they use their time and talent to create knit, crochet, and sew baby hats, pet mats, quilts, and more.
Each month the BlanketEARS pack up their handmade creations and send them to Central Florida hospitals and community organizations including the Orlando Day Nursery, …

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[22 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Resort Conducting Search for Two Disney Ambassadors

The Walt Disney World Resort is once again searching for cast members to fill the roles of Disney Ambassadors.
the Disney Ambassadors program started during Disneyland’s 10th anniversary when Walt Disney chose the first Ambassador. Since 1971 there have been 72 Walt Disney World Ambassadors.
Every two years cast members are invited to participate in the selection process which includes several rounds of interviews. Finalists are given an opportunity to interact with cast, visit non-profit organizations, and test their media interview skills.
“Being selected as an Ambassador is one of the highest honors …

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[15 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
New Hidden Mickey Pins Arriving at the Disney Parks this Month

Disney pin collectors will soon have the chance to collect new Hidden Mickey pins at Disneyland and Walt Disney World.
The Hidden Mickey pins are distributed to cast members to use for pin trading with guests. The new set of pins is scheduled to debut in late July on both coasts. The last set of Hidden Mickey pins was distributed to cast members in February.
The Disneyland Hidden Mickey pins are a 30 pin assortment featuring chalk sketches, Disney birds, Deck of Cards pins with Disney characters, Villainous Sidekicks, Tea Post, and …

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[26 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Cast Member Named 2014 Disney VoluntEAR of the Year

A Walt Disney World cast member has been named the 2014 Disney VoluntEAR of the Year.
Kristen Lehrer, a resource manager at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, was chosen for the coveted award by Disney cast members. She received a surprise celebration, a trophy, a handshake from Mickey Mouse, and a $2,500 contribution to the charity of her choice.
“Kristin’s compassion and spirit of volunteerism is an inspiration to Cast Members throughout Central Florida,” said Nancy Gidusko, director of corporate citizenship for Walt Disney World Resort. “We’re proud to celebrate her contributions with one …

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[12 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney VoluntEARS Raise Money for Junior Achievement of Central Florida at Three-Day Bowl-A-Thon

Recently more than 5,000 Disney VoluntEARS teamed up to bowl for a cause in the annual Junior Achievement Bowl-A-Thon.
The event raised nearly $250,000 for Junior Achievement of Central Florida. The money will go toward helping thousands of local kids understand finances and the economy.
The Walt Disney World Resort and its cast members have supported Junior Achievement’s mission for the past 17 years, and have raised nearly $3.7 million in that time.
“JA is so very proud to be working with Disney VoluntEARS again this year,” said Kathy Panter, President of Junior …

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[17 Sep 2013 | Comments Off on Disney Cast Members Walk for Healthy Hearts in the Greater Orlando Heart Walk | ]
Disney Cast Members Walk for Healthy Hearts in the Greater Orlando Heart Walk

Recently more than 500 Walt Disney World cast members laced up their walking shoes and walked three miles in support of the American Heart Association’s Greater Orlando Heart Walk.
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The Heart Walk has been the association’s signature fundraising event for the past 19 years. The goal of the walk is to promote physical activity and heart-healthy living in a fun environment.
As part of the ongoing support for the American Heart Association, the cast members also raised $35,829 for research and education to help fight heart disease and …

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[26 Aug 2013 | No Comment | ]
Disney VoluntEARS Help Communities in China and Hong Kong

For the last three decades, Disney’s VoluntEARS have been giving their time to benefit local communities, and recently a group of VoluntEARS joined Habitat for Humanity in China as part of a five-day house building project.
The project took place in rural China in the Rongshui County in Guangxi and the team built houses and helped the village install a new drainage system. They also visited the local schools to give books to the local children.
Another group of VoluntEARS teamed with AmCham Shanghai and Horizon Corporate Volunteer Consultancy and helped create …

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[17 Aug 2013 | No Comment | ]
Disney Cast Members Deliver School Supplies to Central Florida Students

It’s back-to-school season and Walt Disney World cast members recently donated millions of school supplies to students in Central Florida.
The “Monstrous Back-to-School  Supply Drive” included donations of nearly 80,000 pens, 100,00 pencils, more than 1 million sheets of paper and other items that will help students make the most of the school year.
The donation of school supplies has been part of Disney’s ongoing support of education since 2003.
“For the past ten years, our generous Cast Members have come together donating millions of school supplies so our children can have the …

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[15 Jul 2013 | Comments Off on New Hidden Mickey Pin Collections Arriving at Disney Parks This Month | ]
New Hidden Mickey Pin Collections Arriving at Disney Parks This Month

Disney pin collectors will be able to trade pins for a new collection of Hidden Mickey pins at the Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland later this month.
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The Hidden Mickey pins are given to cast members to use for pin trading with guests. Each pin features a small Mickey Mouse icon. The first part of the 2013 collection was released back in February.
The Disneyland collection of pins includes a Peter Pan set which honors the 60th anniversary of the film. There is also a set called …