Disneyland Dreamers & Doers Applications Open in September
By: O.C. Supervisor Lisa Bartlett
In honor of the 60th Diamond Anniversary Celebration, Disneyland Resort is proud to launch the Disneyland Resort Dreamers & Doers program. Deeply rooted in Disney’s commitment to supporting youth and the community, Disneyland Resort Dreamers & Doers celebrates the power of possibility and the youth who take action to improve their community, home or school.
The Disneyland Resort strives to drive positive change through four focus areas: Live Healthier, Strengthen Community, Conserve Nature and Think Creatively. We invite Orange County high school students to share their stories of how they are taking action for a brighter tomorrow in these four focus areas: Continue reading
COMMUNITY GATHERING IN REMEMBRANCE OF NEWTOWN, CONN. VICTIMS AND FAMILIES
ANAHEIM, CA – (December 14, 2012) – Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait and members of the City Council together with City staff invite the community to join them for a gathering in remembrance of the tragic events which took place in Newtown, Conn. this morning. The gathering will take place on Monday, Dec. 17 from 5-5:30 p.m. on the steps of Anaheim City Hall.
“This is a terrible loss and the entire country mourns alongside the city of Newtown,” said Mayor Tait. “I invite the Anaheim community to join me and my colleagues on Monday for a moment of prayer, silence and remembrance. Though Anaheim and Newtown are across the country, we want our friends on the east coast to know we support them. Their loss is incomprehensible.” Continue reading
By: Disneyland Public Affairs
For the first time, the Disneyland Resort is awarding ten (10) $7,500 scholarships to high school seniors in Orange County. The Disneyland Resort Scholarship Program underscores the Resort’s dedication to volunteerism and community support, while furthering opportunities for students to attend college or a professional trade school. Scholarships are awarded to students who demonstrate excellence in volunteerism, academics, and overall leadership. Continue reading