Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining®: Eat for a Cause

Through Visit Orlando, $1 from every meal served during Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining benefits one or more local nonprofits that help people in need. Which means that, in addition to offering outstanding meals at outstanding prices, Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining provides you with the opportunity to support outstanding causes.

Charities that have previously benefited from Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining include:

  • The Able Trust (2022)
  • IDignity (2021)
  • Pathlight Home (2021)
  • Feed the Need Florida (2020)
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness Greater Orlando (2019)
  • Lighthouse Central Florida (2019)
  • Best Buddies of Central Florida (2018)
  • Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida (2018)
  • BASE Camp Children’s Foundation (2017)
  • Freedom Ride Inc. (2017)
  • Russell Home for Atypical Children (2016)
  • ELEVATE Orlando (2015)
  • Foundation for Foster Children (2014)
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities (2013)
  • Edgewood Children’s Ranch (2012)
  • Boys & Girls Club of Central Florida (2011)
  • Arts & Cultural Alliance of Central Florida (2010)
  • Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children (2009)

In 2023, donated funds will focus on one or more local nonprofits, with details to be announced prior to the start of the program. The online application for nonprofits who would like to be considered for Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining 2023 will be released in March 2023. Please contact Kristin Westover, director of community relations and external affairs, for more information on eligibility and criteria.