Give Kids The World Village, a nonprofit resort that welcomes children with life-threatening illnesses and their families on their wish trips, celebrated the 90th birthday of founder Henri Landwirth on March 7, 2017, with a party in his honor, and unveiled the new out-of-this-world makeover for its popular Ice Cream Palace. [Read more…]
Whether you call it miniature golf or putt-putt, Orlando’s favorite outdoor sport is turning 100 years old, and the mini-golf industry is celebrating its centennial by supporting Give Kids the World with a nationwide fundraising event. [Read more…]
You’re invited to Splitsville at Downtown Disney on Sept. 12, 2013 for the Attractions Blogger Bowl benefitting Give Kids The World. Not only will you have a chance to meet some of your favorite bloggers and podcasters, but there will be food, drinks, music and a silent auction. All for a great charity. [Read more…]
By Andy Guinigundo
On July 24, all 11 Cedar Fair parks participated in the charity fundraiser called Coasting for Kids. This event has direct ties to Central Florida in that it benefits Give Kids the World. Give Kids the World provides children with life-threatening illnesses and their families free weeklong vacations. The Give Kids the World Village is located just a short ride from all of the Orlando attractions we love. [Read more…]
Guest Review by Don Gworek
Cirque du Soleil, the Orlando Ballet and Downtown Disney teamed up on Monday night to present A Choreographers Showcase, which could also be nicknamed “Cirque du Ballet”. [Read more…]
The newest Sweet Tomatoes is scheduled to open on Monday, April 27, 2009 in the Crossroads shopping center near Downtown Disney. To celebrate the grand opening, they have partnered with Give Kids The World to host a preview fundraiser Friday and Saturday.
For only $5, guests can enjoy the Lake Buena Vista Sweet Tomatoes’ 55-foot salad bar, soups, muffins, breads and desserts. This special price is good only at the new Lake Buena Vista location on Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m.; and on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Sweet Tomatoes will donate 100 percent of the proceeds to Give Kids The World, a non-profit resort in Central Florida that creates magical memories for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families.