For Star Wars fans should check out the Star Wars: Force for Change philanthropic initiative. Disney and Lucasfilm have teamed up with the global K-12 nonprofit robotics organization, FIRST, in the hopes of inspiring a new generation of innovation and heroes. The Star Wars: Force for Change provides financial, mentorship and resources to help expand the access and reach of the FIRST programs for more students around the globe. The annual FIRST championship was hosted at EPCOT from 1995 through 2002.
Now, Disney is joining forces with FIRST once again to bring hands-on learning opportunities and mentorship to an even larger group of young minds. Check out this video to hear from Mark Hamill on this collaboration and its impact on S.T.E.M.:
To get involved, guests can retweet this video from the official Star Wars Twitter account with the hashtag #StarWarsFFCSweepstakes and be entered for a chance to win a vacation to visit Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland Resort! This vacation package will include a guided tour by a Disney Imagineer through the land, giving guests a special insider look.
To learn more about Star Wars: Force for Change and FIRST, visit StarWars.com/ForceForChange.
Here are the prize details and info from Disney Parks Blog:
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Enter Sweepstakes between 4/13/19 at 8:00 AM PDT and 4/22/19 at 11:59 PM PDT. Open to legal residents of the 50 U.S. & D.C., Puerto Rico and Canada (excluding Quebec), who are 13+ at time of entry. Limit 1 entry per person. Visit https://starwars.com/FFCsweeps for Official Rules including details on how to enter, eligibility requirements, odds of winning, prize descriptions and limitations. Void in Quebec and where prohibited. Sponsor: Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC, 1110 Gorgas Ave, San Francisco, CA 94129.
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