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Disney: 'Give a Day, Get a Day' a huge success

March 10, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
A program launched by Disney Parks aimed at inspiring community service has reached its goal of getting 1 million people to volunteer their time for a good cause.Disney says the "Give a Day, Get a Day" program exceeded the company's expectations. It offered participants free admission to Disneyland or Disney World, for a day of community service.

"These one million volunteers touched their communities with their hearts and hands," said Tom Staggs, chairman of Walt Disney parks and Resorts.

Disney partnered with the HandsOn Network for the program.

The program is officially over, but anyone interested in volunteering can still search for opportunities through the HandsOn Network.

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