Christmas is around the corner, but Santa isn’t the only one with presents under the tree: On Wednesday, Disney kicked off its annual event Ultimate Toy Drive Campaign in partnership with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots Foundation.
Continuing a 75-year tradition, The Walt Disney Company has supported Toys for Tots to bring comfort, happiness and inspiration to children and families in need during the holiday season.
Since 1947, Toys for Tots has distributed over 630 million toys to over 280 million children.
The Foundation is always surrounded by magic. Just one year after its launch, Walt his Disney and his studio his artists personally designed the Toy’s Four His Tots train logo, which is still in use today.
“Decades of Disney’s multifaceted support have enabled Toys for Tots to expand its reach to bring hope and joy to millions of underprivileged children. The goals are absolutely aligned with those that the Marine Corps has pursued for more than 75 years through the Toys for Tots program, and I couldn’t be more proud to have friends like Disney,” said Jim. General Luster, USMC (Retired), President and CEO of Marine Toys for Tots Foundation said.
Jennifer Cohen, executive vice president of corporate social responsibility at The Walt Disney Company, said:
Fans and families can participate in the Disney Ultimate Toy Drive by purchasing and donating toys online. shopDisney.com Until December 24th.
You can also donate new, unwrapped toys directly. disney store or Disney Store Outlet locations, Downtown Disney District Disneyland Resort and disney springs At the Walt Disney World Resort through December 12th.
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