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For the 12th straight year Steve Harvey is using his celebrity to help students across the country follow their dreams with Disney Dreamer’s Academy. Each year 100 students are selected to participate in the four-day educational mentoring program that takes place at Walt Disney World Resort.

Disney Dreamers join Mickey Mouse, entertainer Steve Harvey, Vice President at Walt Disney World Resort. (Gregg Newton, photographer)

HipHollywood was on hand and witnessed first-hand what Harvey, Disney and Essence are doing to transform kids lives.

Students are inspired to discover new career opportunities and pursue their dreams through workshops and classes featuring a dynamic group of motivational speakers like Yolanda Adams, Chef Jeff and Dr. Steve Perry.

Gospel superstar Yolanda Adams greets students Thursday, March 21, 2019, during the welcome ceremony of Disney Dreamers Academy.

Then there’s also a host of celebrity guests who come out to motivate the kids throughout the weekend. This year Oscar winner Ruth Carter, Black-ish stars Marcus Scribner and Myles Brown, and Grown-ish stars Trevor Jackson and Chloe & Halle turned out.

Actors from “grown-ish” Trevor Jackson and Chloe & Halle Bailey speak to Disney Dreamers during Be 100 Conversations With on Saturday, March 23, 2019.(Harrison Cooney, photographer)

Since it’s inception in 2007, more than 1,200 students have participated in the academy with Harvey and Essence Magazine.

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