Codes and Free Park Adminision (Volunteer)

Discussion in 'Disney Discount Codes and Rates' started by kparc, Feb 26, 2010.

  1. kparc

    kparc DIS Veteran

    Mar 7, 2004
    Just curious :confused:- has anyone completed the Volunteer for free one day Park Admission and then received a PIN code? Just wondering :confused3 if they are able to tie the two together.

    PIRATEGIRL007 DIS Cast Member<br><font color=purple>OMG! I am ab

    Aug 20, 2005
    Give A Day, Get A Day (or GAD) is completely independent of all pin codes. The tickets are seperate and are available to anyone. PIN codes are good for guests only staying at Disney Resorts (and to entice people to stay there). If you got a PIN code for a package (room + tickets) the GAD ticket can be used for FP exchange cards or a special figurine instead of park admission. On multi day tickets the 'value' of the Give A Day ticket is very little.

    If you get a room only pin code you can use your GAD ticket for admission to the parks and you can use your GAD ticket to upgrade in the parks to mulit day ticket. Lets say the GAD ticket is worth $80, a 5 day ticket is $200. You use your ticket to upgrade so out of pocket you only pay $120.****

    *** all figures are estimates. Accurate up to date ticket prices can be found on the wdwinfo homepage.
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  4. wdwmaw

    wdwmaw planin' next trip

    May 21, 2006
    No not me. We did our volunteer time and received our vouchers about 3 weeks ago and nothing. NO PIN FOR US :confused3
  5. PixiePoppins

    PixiePoppins Wishing Upon a Star

    Oct 19, 2006
    We volunteered on Saturday 2/20 (Linus Project :goodvibes). On Monday, we received a thank you email via Disney Destinations for doing our GAD with a PIN code (a pleasant surprise :yay:). The voucher email arrived on Thursday. I'll cut and paste the thank you email below (note that I had put in my GAD registration that we were thinking about coming in Oct):

    "We just wanted to write and thank you for being part of our “Give a Day. Get a Disney Day.” program. We also wanted to tell you how excited we are to hear you’re thinking about coming to celebrate with us in October! You’re going to have such a magical time!

    But with all the fun there is to be had, you’re probably going to wish you had even more time to take it all in. No problem. Because with these three great Disney Resort hotel offers you’ve got to pick from, granting that wish is easy!

    Select Disney Value Resorts SAVE 20 %

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    For stays most nights 2/15–3/27/10, 4/11–7/1/10, 7/5–10/7/10, 10/11–11/23/10 and 11/28–12/16/10. "

    A non-transferable PIN code was provided. These discounts are less than the current ones available to all through August, but I may book for Oct and hope a better one comes along. :thumbsup2
  6. ksloane

    ksloane DIS Veteran

    Jun 26, 2006
    We just signed up for the GAD promotion about 2 weeks ago and just got the same email.
  7. Catrinabeach

    Catrinabeach DIS Veteran

    Feb 7, 2006
    We signed up and picked out volunteer activity and then a week later got that pin that goes until Dec 16th.
  8. n2mm

    n2mm aka WALTSGIRL

    Oct 9, 2000
    We signed up for GAD, did the service and got our vouchers, but never got a thank you pin. So not consistent.
  9. AlexWyattMommy

    AlexWyattMommy <font color=deeppink>Okay, here I am, out of high

    Feb 1, 2006
    Same as n2mm, completed volunteering, vouchers and no code. But I'm not complaining. We had fun volunteering.
  10. Letsbgoofy

    Letsbgoofy DIS Veteran

    Apr 27, 2000
    Got the voucher - no pin code.
  11. jessica29

    jessica29 DIS FAN

    Sep 29, 2009
  12. niclodn

    niclodn Mouseketeer

    May 17, 2007
    I have never received a pin code before, but I did GAD and after getting the voucher email have since received four - yes I said four - pin code emails! Unfortunately we are planning to go over the Christmas holidays this year and of course none of them are for those dates...
  13. SDSorority

    SDSorority Traumatized by Magic Journeys and Haunted Mansion

    Dec 29, 2009
    We too got the same one.

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