The Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion Celebrates Labor Day with Star Power

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Posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 1:14 pm

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The Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion Celebrates Labor Day with Star

Power

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom Joyner, host of the

nationally syndicated Tom Joyner Morning Show, along with Allstate

Insurance Company, is celebrating family fun with the 2014 Allstate

Tom Joyner Family Reunion@. This Labor Day weekend, August 28th -

September 1st,  families from all over the country will join Joyner

and his celebrity friends for a weekend filled with stellar concerts,

passes to Walt Disney World, interaction with celebrities,

enlightening seminars, and endless activities for people of all ages

inside the free expo that is open to the public.

The event will be held at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center

in Orlando, Florida, and will feature concerts from The Jacksons,

Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds, Tank and more. There will also be a Gospel

Explosion all day Sunday with Yolanda Adams and James Fortune, and

appearances throughout the weekend by Michael Baisden, Don Lemon,

Kandi Burruss, Syleena Johnson and Porsha Willliams.

Title sponsor Allstate is shining a spotlight on the heartwarming

stories of good, giving back to the community, unexpected good deeds,

and unsung local heroes taking place every day with its second annual

Give It Up For Good campaign. Family reunion attendees will be invited

to share their stories of good via social media using the hashtag

#GiveItUpForGood, in addition to following their @GiveItUpForGood

Twitter handle. In addition, Allstate's annual Quotes For Education

program, which was established in 2009 as a way to provide financial

support for students of Historically Black Colleges And Universities

(HBCUs), will be active on site at the reunion where attendees will be

informed of how they can help and be involved in giving back to their

fellow HBCUs. For more information and to participate, visit

Allstate.com/hbcu.

The Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion will also feature key sponsors

including: America's Best, As I Am, Bahamas Tourism, Cracker Barrel,

Experience Kissimmee, HealthMarket, MEAC/SWAC Challenge, Strength of

Nature (as African Pride), Susan G. Komen for the Cure, United

Healthcare, Visit Orlando, Walgreens and Walmart.

For detailed information go to BlackAmericaWeb.com.

Tom Joyner Sky Show@: Performance by: Kem and Eddie Levert Special

Appearance by: The Jacksons

Live Radio Broadcasts: The Yolanda Adams Morning Show Keepin' It Real

with Al Sharpton

Concerts Include (more on BlackAmericaWeb.com): The Jacksons

Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds Tank Legends of Hip Hop: Chubb Rock, Melle

Mel, Kurtis Blow, Kid n' Play Joe Yolanda Adams Motown Gospel Revue

2014 hosted by James Fortune featuring: Tasha Cobbs, Vashawn Mitchell,

Smokie Norful, Anita Wilson, Kierra Sheard

Celebrity Guests: Michael Baisden Kandi Burruss Porsha Williams Chubb

Rock YoYo

About the Tom Joyner Morning Show

The nation's #1 syndicated urban morning show, which airs in more than

105 markets reaching nearly 8 million listeners, has distinguished

itself over the years as continuously giving back to its audience with

quality programming, highly popular promotions, special events and

philanthropy.  Facebook: www.facebook.com/TomJoynerMorningShow and

Twitter: @TJMShow

About Allstate

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) is the nation's largest publicly

held personal lines insurer, protecting approximately 16 million

households from life's uncertainties through its Allstate, Encompass,

Esurance and Answer Financial brand names and Allstate Financial

business segment. Allstate is widely known through the slogan "You're

In Good Hands With Allstate@." The Allstate brand's network of small

businesses offers auto, home, life and retirement products and

services to customers in the United States and Canada. In 2013, The

Allstate Foundation, Allstate, its employees and agency owners gave

$29 million to support local communities. Allstate employees and

agency owners donated 200,000 hours of service across the country.

CONTACT: Kelly Harrington | Communications Manager | REACH Media Inc.

Kelly.Harrington@REACHMediaInc.com

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