If you look online to see what happens to all of the coins that people throw into almost every body of water at Disney parks, you’ll see a variety of answers; most of them revolve around donating the monies to charities.
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Milton Mills, a member of the Landscape Maintenance Department, has worked at Walt Disney World almost a year. Milton asked EYES & EARS about money thrown into Magic Kingdom waterways.
A quick check indicates the waterways are cleaned once and sometimes twice a week. Three men do the work and the money is given to employees through the Recreation Club.
Thorn Murphy, Rec Club director, told us that between $4,500 and $4,800 has gone into equipment purchases for employee athletic and recreational programs. Thorn said money not immediately used is put into the club’s treasury and held for rainy days ….. The Editor