TITLE

Volunteer units get greenlight

AUTHOR(S)
Dore, Shalini
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;11/10/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 26, pA2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the charitable acts of some studios and large companies in the United States. Amount donated by Disney for global and local initiatives; Description of the partnership programs which was developed by Sony in support for children with life-threatening illnesses; DreamWorks' development of a program which offers training for showbiz jobs and internships.
ACCESSION #
11404679

 

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