Walt Disney World® Resort teamed up with Steve Harvey create Disney Dreamers Academy to encourage high school students along their path to success and provide them with tools to help let their potential shine. The program was introduced as an extension of the Walt Disney Company’s commitment to community service and diversity.In 2014, Walt Disney World® Resort marked the 7th anniversary of Disney Dreamers Academy with 700 alumnae emerging with a new perspective and armed with the knowledge that dreaming can be the first step to achieve their goals.
Disney Dreamers Academy inspires and fuels the dreams of high school students to help them dream bigger… discover a world of possibilities… and get a jump start on making those dreams come true!
Delivering stellar educational experiences, the event included interactive career workshops, motivational talks, and networking opportunities with Disney cast members, celebrities, industry and community leaders showcasing a myriad of different career disciplines. Dreamers also explored the magic behind Disney and have free time to enjoy Walt Disney World theme parks and recreation.