Give A Day. Get A Disney Day Overview In 2010, HandsOn Network and Disney Parks want to inspire one million people to volunteer a day of service through the Give A Day. Get A Disney Day. program that celebrates good works by giving each qualified volunteer one day admission to a theme park at Disneyland® Resort or Walt Disney World® Resort, free. HandsOn Network is the activator for the Give A Day. Get A Disney Day. program with more than 250 HandsOn Actions Centers across the country in addition to 70,000 community-based partners such as food banks, homeless shelters, schools and faith-based organizations. And your organization can work with us to make your volunteer opportunities eligible for free Disney tickets.
Simple Steps to Activate
Sign In –Thank your volunteers for their service by providing opportunities for free Disney tickets. Teaming up with HandsOn Network for this program will help drive awareness of your organization and attract new volunteers to help fulfill your organization’s mission. Go to http://VOP.HandsOnNetwork.org to opt in. Celebrate – Tell your friends, family and service network about this unique opportunity. Go to www.HandsOnNetwork.org/Disney for program FAQs and more information. Get Going – Input your volunteer opportunities into the system. On Jan. 1, 2010 volunteers will begin searching and signing up for opportunities. One million tickets will go fast!
Navigating the VOP The HandsOn Network Volunteer Opportunity Portal (VOP) is the only place where volunteers can find opportunities that are eligible for the Give A Day. Get A Disney Day. program. Training videos for the VOP are available upon log-in. Key steps for navigating the VOP include: 1. Register your organization at http://VOP.HandsOnNetwork.org. You will receive a confirmation e-mail within seven days with log-in information and then your organization will be able to: a. View and post opportunities – Manage your volunteer opportunities that are eligible for Give A Day. Get A Disney Day. Be sure to include: • Minimum age for volunteers • Location, date and time (or choose the flexible scheduling option for opportunities where volunteers are able to set the schedule.)
Social issues addressed – Volunteers will be able to search for projects by community impact area. b. View volunteer sign-up information – You may follow up with volunteers to confirm project logistics or to share additional project information. c. Verify volunteer attendance – Activity must be verified within 72 hours to ensure the volunteer receives their free ticket to Disney. d. Add users from your organization 2. Read the Terms and Conditions carefully. Print a copy for future reference. 3. Ensure that your organization contact information, contact preference and user list is complete. 4. Add firstname.lastname@example.org to your address book to ensure you receive important communications about the program. If you have any questions about the program or the VOP, submit them online at http://www.handsonnetwork.org/disney/cpsupport As our nation is recognizing volunteerism as a pathway to solving our most pressing social issues, come celebrate with HandsOn Network and Disney Parks our shared vision of service and through the “Give A Day. Get A Disney Day.” program. - HandsOn Network