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[10 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
Operation Dreamlift Sends Special Needs and Terminally Ill Children to Disney

Nearly 100 special needs and chronically ill children were able to enjoy the magic of Walt Disney World for a day on May 7 thanks to Operation Dreamlift.
A program run by the Sunshine Foundation, Operation Dreamlift has allowed over 5,000 children to visit special destinations in the Orlando area since the program began. Privately chartered planes carry the children to and from their one-day excursion. This was the foundation’s 24th trip to Disney, and the Foundation reportedly raised $300,000 in order to charter the flight for this year’s Operation …

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[30 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Three-Day Charity Walk Planned for This Fall at the Walt Disney World Resort

This November the Walt Disney World Resort will, for the first time ever, be host to a three-day charity walk sponsored by For A Cause. The Walk The World event is part of the A Walk Around The World Fundraising Walking Event series and is planned for November 14-18.
For A Cause is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that plans multi-day charity walks in vacation destinations. All participants are allowed to walk for the charity of their choice.
The Walk the World event is a walk-only fundraiser and is limited to 50 participants. …

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[30 Oct 2010 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World and Central Florida United Way to Hold Benefit Sale

Will you be in the Central Florida area on November 6, 2010?  Want a way to save money, shop ’til you drop, and help others at the same time?  Then the Benefit Sale is the ticket for you!
The Benefit Sale, sponsored by Walt Disney World, engages the local Central Florida community in a fun and helpful way, while at the same time, generates funding for the Central Florida United Way.
Here’s how it works:  shoppers interested in getting great Downtown Disney deals purchase a $5 voucher.  On the morning of the …

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[24 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]
“Toy Story 3” Director Lee Unkrich Auctioning Memorabilia for Haiti Victims

In a magnanamous gesture, Lee Unkrich, Directory of Pixar’s Toy Story 3 is auctioning off some of his personal collection of rare memorabilia to benefit the victims of the recent earthquake in Haiti. The auction is being held on EBay and is a personal effort of the director himself, not by the company.
In addition to helping the victims of the devastating earthquake in Haiti, the director views this as an opportunity to release some these rare items into the world. Many collectors will be ecstatic to …