Resort Reporter shares the impact of the Disneyland Resort, including the cast member experience, community updates and resort development news.
MAY 1, 2022
In this latest edition, we cover the momentous news of the Paradise Pier Hotel Pixar reimagining, groundbreaking at Mickey’s Toontown as well as exciting dining options coming soon to the Downtown Disney District. We also highlight our Workforce Development Initiative featuring cast members who mentor students with Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Orange County and the Inland Empire. Further we spotlight a cast member who achieved her dance dreams through Disney Aspire, illuminate the cast events as nighttime spectaculars return, and more!
March 27, 2022
Introducing the resort’s community workforce development initiative, this issue also spotlights a cast member working on his second degree through Disney Aspire, cast member foodies working Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival and more.
February 27, 2022
The Disneyland Resort celebrates forward momentum with the exciting return of the trams, a cast member is recognized for his act of heroism, Celebrate Soulfully is beautifully brought to life through artwork and Gospel music, and much more in this latest edition of the Resort Reporter
January 23, 2022
Disneyland Resort President Ken Potrock pays tribute to cast members in a letter to the community to kick off the new year, followed by spotlights on cast members who have taken advantage of Disney Aspire, a beautiful profile on the cast member who created the new Lunar New Year mural in Downtown Disney District and much more.
December 19, 2021
In this issue, Disneyland Resort and Make-A-Wish join forces to make more wishes come true for children with critical illnesses, cast members across the resort rally to open “it’s a small world” Holiday and we take a look back on special memories as our 2019-2021 team of Disney Ambassadors become alumni.
November 21, 2021
This month, Food & Beverage cast members get the spotlight for inclusion efforts in the kitchen at Festival of Holidays and Disney Aspire grads are celebrated for making their career dreams come true. In addition, cast members celebrate the return of holiday traditions and a Disney VoluntEAR makes magic by changing lives at Chrysalis.
October 24, 2021
This month, Disneyland Resort has been honored for its support of OC Food Bank, cast members celebrated the Halloween season with an after-hours scare maze and reflect on the everlasting bonds of family at Plaza de la Familia. The iconic Disneyland Monorail was welcomed back and the next team of Disney Ambassadors was introduced.
September 26, 2021
This issue celebrates Hispanic Latinx Heritage Month with a cast member who find pride in his heritage by performing in “A Musical Celebration of Coco.” Other highlights include a look at the Native American influence at Tenaya Stone Spa and new diverse and inclusive mannequins at World of Disney.
August 22, 2021
This issue celebrates the return of more than 19,000 cast members back to work, innovations at Carthay Circle Restaurant, a cast member mastering his mental health with Disney Aspire and more.
July 25, 2021
In this issue, cast members celebrate the 66th anniversary of Disneyland, Anaheim high school students participate in a magical mentorship experience, Jungle Cruise Skippers have a spotlight moment and more.
June 13, 2021
In this issue, cast members and guests from our community are the first to experience Avengers Campus at Disney California Adventure park, a former “CHOC Kid” and Imagineer brings joy to patients, new food waste bins are introduced as part of our zero waste journey and more.