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[28 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Resort Recognizes 15 Central Florida Students as Disney Dreamers & Doers Shining Stars

The Walt Disney World Resort has recognized 15 local, Central Florida students as Disney Dreams and Doers Shining Stars.
The students selected for the Shining Star distinction include a second grade student who assists disabled students, an eighth grade student who created a documentary that promotes South African girls’ education, and a senior in high school who helped a friend lose more than 100 pounds.
Nearly 400 students were chosen by their school for the award, and from the 2014 Disney Dreams and Doers a panel of judges selected 15 Shining Stars …

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[3 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
‘The Mickey Check’ Debuts at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland

The Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland have started rolling out “The Mickey Check” on menus throughout both resorts. The Mickey Check was designed to give parents an easily recognizable way to identify meals for their children that meet the Disney Nutrition Guidelines, which includes kid-appropriate portions and more nutritious meals.
In order to qualify for The Mickey Check, meals must include at least three of the following:

Fruits and vegetables
Low-fat dairy products
Whole grains
Lean protein, eggs, beans, and/or nuts

In order to adhere to Disney’s dietary guidelines, all menu items with “The Mickey …

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[22 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Resort Donates Playground to Local Children

Thanks to a generous donation from The Walt Disney World Resort, the Welbourne Avenue Nursery and Kindergarten in Winter Park has a new Imagination Playground children can use to encourage creativity.
Using giant foam-like blocks, children can piece these blocks together to create anything their imaginations can dream up. The Imagination Playgrounds are a part of the KaBOOM! organization’s Building Playgrounds initiative, which fosters creativity and character-building skills.
Local children were immediately excited about the donated playground, and quickly set to work building skyscrapers, forts and other objects out of the weather-resistant …