Walt Disney World Gives $1.5 Million Total to 19 Florida Non-Profits

Shannen Ace

Walt Disney World Gives $1.5 Million Total to 19 Florida Non-Profits

Walt Disney World has announced that they are donating $1.5 million total to 19 Florida non-profit organizations.

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Here is the list of Disney Grant recipients:

  • Bok Tower Gardens: Inspiring a better and more beautiful world.
  • Central Florida Community Arts: Creating an artistic family that celebrates our natural abilities.
  • Children’s Home Society of Florida: Building bridges to success for children.
  • Christian Service Center: Preventing homelessness, combating poverty, cultivating self-sufficiency and restoring hope.
  • Conductive Education Center of Orlando: Transforming the lives of children and adults with motor disabilities.
  • Conservation Florida: Protecting Florida’s water, wildlife, and wild places.
  • ELEVATE Orlando: Equipping local youth to thrive and contribute to their community.
  • Foundation for Foster Children: Creating meaningful connections for children in foster care.
  • Habitat for Humanity — Lake & Sumter Counties and Seminole County & Greater Apopka: Bringing people together to build homes, communities, and hope.
  • Hope Partnership: Providing a holistic continuum of care in order to end homelessness and poverty in Central Florida.
  • IDignity: Restoring dignity and hope by providing identification.
  • Limbitless Solutions at the University of Central Florida: Empowering confidence and increasing accessibility in the limb difference community through art-infused bionics.
  • Orlando Science Center: Inspiring science learning for life.
  • Osceola Arts: Promoting, cultivating, and fostering interest and participation in the arts.
  • Page 15: Empowering children of all abilities to discover their own voice.
  • Steinway Society of Central Florida: Stimulating and nourishing the musical knowledge and artistic talents of disadvantaged youth.
  • Volunteers for Community Impact: Ending social isolation.
  • Zebra Coalition: Supporting and inspiring LGBTQ+ youth.
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Cast Members volunteer with these organizations and more through the Disney VoluntEARS program. So far this year, Cast Members have spent more than 115,000 hours volunteering.

To read more about Disney’s ongoing efforts in the state, visit DisneyFlorida.com.

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  • Shannen Ace

    Shannen has been a Disney Parks fan and lover of dogs since childhood, despite Pluto's attempt to eat Shannen's Minnie Mouse doll the first time they met. They've made up now. You can email Shannen at shanne[email protected].