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Past Conferences

The 2019 Tennessee Conference on Volunteerism and Service-Learning was held Sunday February 10 through Tuesday, February 12 at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs. 

For the 2019 Conference Program Guide, click here. 

2019 Presentation Materials:

All currently available presentations are posted below. 

Best Practices for Leveraging Your Business Model for Good! (Corporate Social Responsibility Track)

Presenter: Disney Petit, Postmates

Collaboration & Partnership Matters! How to Have a Successful and Impactful National Day of Service

Presenters: Andrea Hill, Leadership Memphis &  Angela Hill, Shelby County Government

Community Action: Progressing Toward Real Change

Presenters: Haley Harris, Clayton Jelsma, Shriya Karam, Hannah Laibinis, Cyntasia Palmer, Katelyn Starks, Aerial Towles, University School of Nashville

Consistency in Content: Getting Your Organization Noticed Through Social Media and Branding

Presenter:  Matthew Gabb, CAC Beardsley Community Farm

Daniel Horgan Keynote

Developing Strong Corporate-Nonprofit Partnerships

Presenters: Rich Maiore, President, Rocket Social Impact & Sloane Lucas, Executive Director Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Foundation/Cracker Barrel Cares, & Abby Robinson Graves,Community Engagement Director, Governor’s Books from Birth Foundation

“Make a Date” – Interactive Games to Get to Know Your Volunteers, Staff and Co-Workers

Presenter: Sidney Schuttrow, Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability

No Allergies to “Dot Com” For These Cyber Seniors

Presenter: Savitha Pinnepalli, Chattanooga State Community College

Service-Learning and Community Engagement: A Solution for Meeting Community Needs

Presenters: Carmelita Dotson, Sasha Fallon, Ariana Postlethwait, Middle Tennessee State University

Why Certify? Certified in Volunteer Administration vs. Certified Administrator of Volunteer Services

Presenter: Andrea Hill, Leadership Memphis

The 2018 Tennessee Conference on Volunteerism and Service-Learning was held Sunday March, 11 through Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs. 

For the 2018 Conference Program Guide, click here

2018 Presentation Materials:

Any available presentation materials are posted below.

Building Sustainable Community Partnerships

Presenter: Ebony Lott, Tennessee State University Extension

Intergenerational Volunteer Management

Presenter: Sidney Schuttrow, Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability

Mission and Message: Growing a Great Volunteer Organization from the Ground Up

Presenter: Emily Gonzalez, UT/TSU Extension Knox County

Passion Into Action

Presenters: Haley Harris, Elijah Hong, Jaran Huggins, Hannah Laibinis, Shriya Karam, Cyntasia Palmer,
Katelyn Starks, Aerial Towles, University School of Nashville

Volunteerism in a Digital-Oral World: Telling Compelling Stories that Preserve Community Dignity

Presenter: Adam Buzard, CASA Nashville

What You Gain & What You Give: Volunteer Matching and Effective Community Partnerships

Presenter: Nicole Fernandez, CAC AmeriCorps - Bridge Refugee Services

Youth Leadership:  Making a Difference Through Policy and Dance!

Presenters: Valerie Littleton, Dickson County High School Sarah Creasy, Alyssa Hyberger, Paige Kauppi, Ansley Mattingly, Ryan Perkins, Caitlin Pierce, Austin Travis, Kaycee Ward, Youth Leadership Dickson County High School Students