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6th Annual TFC Social Ventures Summit – Kickoff & Keynote

February 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

It’s nearly here! The 6th Annual Turner Family Center for Social Ventures Summit will be held on February 18th and 19th, 2021 and features innovators and thought leaders from across the social impact sector. This year, we’ll be focusing on impact through action by learning from a range of industries, from coffee to consumer products to technology.

“Impact Through Action”

(Kickoff 6:45 PM CST // Keynote 7:00 PM CST)

(8:30 AM CST – 3:00 PM CST)

Announcements Coming Soon: Schedule & Speakers!

Our keynote this year is Becca Stevens, Founder and President at Thistle Farms, a Nashville Justice Enterprise that empowers female survivors of human trafficking, prostitution and addiction. Join us for the kickoff of the event on February 18th at 6:30 PM to hear from Becca and her incredible work in the impact space. A limited number of seats will be available to Vanderbilt students only to attend the keynote speaker’s address in person, and in accordance with Vanderbilt University guidelines for gatherings. If interested, please indicate so upon registration. Information regarding this opportunity will be sent via email closer to date.

We are excited to share more soon on the speakers joining us from across industries for the main event on February 19th. More information will be shared in the days and weeks to come. Until then, keep up to date here or by following us on social media.

This year’s Summit will also include the option of attending a Coffee Cupping & Tasting Workshop co-hosted with the Coffee Equity Lab on 2/17 or a Broad Impact Assessment workshop run by John Sherman (Co-founder and Senior Managing Director of pfc Social Impact Advisors, LLC) on 2/19. The cost to attend each of these events is $15 and the attendance for each event is capped at 12 and 15 people, respectively. Both of these additional events will be virtual. More information provided following registration. If you have any questions regarding this, email tfc@vanderbilt.edu.


We look forward to seeing you there! Reserve your (virtual) seat here!


Turner Family Center for Social Ventures