Disney India joins hands with Smile Foundation to support education of poor children
Disney India has joined hands with Smile Foundation to extend support towards Mission Education Programme. Disney India is currently supporting 400 underprivileged children through a Mission Education centre at Dharavi, Mumbai. The programme focuses on providing quality education along with other important components like Digital education, Capacity building of teachers etc.
The Walt Disney Company started its India operations in July 2004 with its head office located in Mumbai and has significantly expanded its footprint in the country since then. Today the company is one of the leading film studios and film distributors in India; one of the largest TV networks with eight popular channels targeting kids, youth and families; a leading player in the digital, interactive and games segment and the largest licensor in the consumer products space. Building around core brands like Disney, Marvel, UTV, Bindass, Hungama, Indiagames and Star Wars the organization is dedicated to developing and distributing the best in branded entertainment for Indian consumers across all age groups through films, television, digital and consumer products.