View attachment 11246 For the first time, Disney Cruise Line guests will have the opportunity to join crew members onboard Disney ships and on Disneyâ€™s private island, Castaway Cay, as part of the â€œWalk for Wildlifeâ€ campaign. This year, Disney Cruise Line will donate $5,000 on behalf of guests and crew members to the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI), through the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund to support JGIâ€™s chimpanzee conservation efforts. Starting today and throughout next week, the guests and crew of all four Disney ships will have the opportunity to participate in a two-mile â€œWalk for Wildlifeâ€ either while visiting Castaway Cay in the Bahamas or while onboard the ship, completing six laps around the promenade deck. â€œWe are truly excited to provide this unique opportunity for our guests and crew members to connect with nature while raising money and awareness for a great cause,â€ said Rena Langley, Vice President of Public Affairs for Disney Cruise Line. â€œThis is the fourth consecutive year our crew members have participated in â€˜Walk for Wildlife,â€™ and we are confident that this yearâ€™s event will be even more special because our guests are participating for the first time.â€ Nearly $30,000 has been given to environmental charities, as a result of company and personal crew member donations, since the program began three years ago. The walks first began as events exclusively for crew members, allowing them to show their commitment to conservation by making personal donations to environmental causes. Whether onboard our ships or on land, Disney Cruise Line promotes wildlife conservation, works to protect native animal species, shares environmental programs with guests and ports of call worldwide and educates others to inspire environmental action in daily life. In honor of Earth Month, Disneynature has joined forces with the Jane Goodall Institute for a special â€œSee â€˜Chimpanzee,â€™ Save Chimpanzeesâ€ program. For every moviegoer who sees â€œChimpanzeeâ€ during the filmâ€™s opening week (April 20-26), Disneynature will make a donation to the Jane Goodall Institute through DWCF.