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[11 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney VoluntEARS Donate Thousands of Toys to Local Florida Toy Drive

Disney cast members are participating in the Marine Corps Reserve’s annual Toys for Tots toy drive, which benefits the children in need across the nation.  This year, VoluntEARS are donating more than 30,000 new toys to the Central Florida Toys for Tots headquarters.
Gunnery Sergeant Jose Rodriguez stated that the donation is the largest received to date, and will go far to make the holiday just a little brighter for more than 20,000 underprivileged children in Florida’s Orange and Seminole Counties.  Says Rodriguez:  “You can’t imagine how many families they affect. …

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[17 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]
Disney World and Toys for Tots Create Duffy the Bear Christmas Tree

Did you know that Disney has been working with the US Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots Holiday Program for 60 years? This year is no exception, evidenced by this giant, furry tree standing in the middle of Epcot.
That tree is made up of 1,200 stuffed bears — “Duffy the Disney Bear” bears to be exact — which will all be donated to Toys for Tots!
And from now until December 10th, you can get in on the act as Walt Disney World cast members collect toys for the …