The Donor Experience

Magical Moment: Footprints from the Heart

November 22, 2013
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  International  Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) members who are in town for their Annual Attractions Expo stopped by the Village this week to participate in the 7th Annual IAAPA 5k/1k Fun Run and Walk. IAAPA and their partners have always been generous supporters of Give Kids The World, from donations to spreading…
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Davidson Dives for Donations!

November 13, 2013
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Employees from The Sheraton in Stamford, Connecticut might have held the most extreme fundraiser we’ve ever seen! The Davidson Hotels and Resorts property has previously raised funds for the Village with everything from raffles to Easter celebrations. But after they heard about another Davidson property doing a big fundraiser that involved building a boat and…
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Can-struction for a Cause

October 30, 2013
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The bright, whimsical Give Kids The World Village logo has been reproduced many times – but never like it was recently. The logo was recreated entirely out of canned and packaged food for a design/build competition called Canstruction. This annual charity event holds contests across the country, asking participants from local schools, corporations and community…
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Theme Park Enthusiasts Raise Money for GKTW

October 21, 2013
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Six years ago, a small group of Disney enthusiasts in Indianapolis decided to start a meet-up where they could get together and talk about all things Disney. At the time they had no idea that the event would eventually become a fundraiser that has donated over $20,000 to Give Kids The World. The Indy Disney…
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Wish Families Prepare for Takeoff!

October 14, 2013
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Every year, Give Kids The World is blessed to welcome wish families through mAAgic Flight, a program sponsored by the Something mAAgic Foundation. This nonprofit organization, comprised of volunteers who are current and former employees of American Airlines, supports the GKTW mission by providing wish families’ flights from their hometown to Orlando. Something mAAgic partners…
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