Description: To help ease the burden of paying for college education, Allstate partners with the Tom Joyner Foundation to award scholarships to selected students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities as part of its annual “Quotes for Education”(QFE) program. Each year, Allstate donated $10 to the Foundation for every insurance quote (auto, renters, homeowners and more) up to $200,000 as part of its ongoing commitment to invest in and strengthen HBCUs.Website: http://www.allstate.com
Date Started: 2004
Description: Denny’s initial partnership with the Foundation began in 2004 with sponsorship of sky shows across the country. In 2008, the partnership expanded to include the Single Parent Student Initiative and in 2013 began the Hungry for Education campaign.
Read more about our latest initiative with Denny’s, First Generation Road to Success Scholarship.
Date Started: 2013
Description: Effective September 1, the Tom Joyner Foundation is official CFC Agency #51253. CFC is the world’s largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign, with almost 200 CFC campaigns throughout the country and overseas raising millions of dollars each year. Pledges made by Federal civilian, postal and military donors during the campaign season (September 1st to December 15th) support eligible non-profit organizations that provide health and human service benefits throughout the world.
Date Started: 2009
Description: Ford has partnered with the Foundation in funding the Drive One for Your HBCU (2009-2010) and the In the Technology Program for students majoring in science, technology, engineering, and math (“STEM”) All in the Technology Scholars (2010-2011).
Date Started: 2003
Description: It is a cross-platform media company featuring radio, online, events and initiatives relevant to the African-American community. The company provides the nation’s #1 syndicated urban morning show, The Tom Joyner Morning Show, which airs in more than 105 markets reaching nearly 8 million listeners, distinguishing itself over the years as continuously giving back to its audience with quality programming, highly popular promotions, special events and philanthropy. Joyner’s website, BlackAmericaWeb.com, has more than 1.5 million registered users and delivers news with exclusive reports as well as interactive elements with on demand audio. Reach Media, Inc. also executes The Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion, The Tom Joyner Foundation Fantastic Voyage Cruise and Tom Joyner’s Take a Loved One to the Dr. Day health initiative.