San Diego's

place to be for

Social Impact.

It’s all about Human Connection! “We’re making San Diego a better place to live, work and play.”

-Malin Burnham

Date: Thursday, September 15th
Time: 8 am – 7 pm
Location: University of San Diego

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Mission

To connect the business leaders passionate about social change in San Diego

The Cause Conference is all about connecting business leaders that are addressing the biggest challenges our city faces. This annual gathering is the launch point for collaboration between for-profits, non-profits, social enterprises, B-Corp businesses, impact investors, philanthropists and more. Together we can do so much more than any of us can alone!

Who is this for?

If you are a business owner, non-profit leader, corporate executive, social entrepreneur, board member, impact investor or philanthropist, this conference is for you!

Making an impact on our community is a responsibility for all of us. This is the chance to meet peers to create better outcomes for your time, talent and treasure.

Learn from some of San Diego’s most purpose-driven leaders!

Co-Chaired By

Donna DeBerry

CEO, Black Chamber of Commerce

Grant Oliphant

CEO, The Conrad Prebys Foundation

Confirmed Speakers

Matthew Fehling

Better Business Bureau

Julia Healey

United Charitable

Jeff Fisher

LMA Marketing

Emily Young

USD Non-Profit Institute

Megan Thomas

Catalyst of San Diego

Brian Zumbano

SD Foundation

DeLinda Forsythe

ICE – Innovative Commercial Environments

Beth Sirull

Jewish Community Foundation

Sarah Lyman

Alliance Healthcare Foundation

Brandon Peele

Unity Labs

Malin Burnham

Burnham Center for Community Advancement

May L. Harris

For Purpose Law

Sierra Visher Kroha

San Diego Social Venture Partners

Saundra Pelletier

Evofem Biosciences

Program Sessions & Breakouts

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Hosted by: Company
When: July 2022 | 2pm - 3pm

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Hosted by: Company
When: July 2022 | 2pm - 3pm

Thanks to our 2022 Cause Conference Event Partners

DIAMOND LEVEL Partners
Gold LEVEL Partners
Silver LEVEL Partners
Contact Us

The Cause Conference 2022 Leadership Team

Please contact Larry or Parker for general inquiries including sponsorship opportunities and volunteering.

Larry Kesslin

Conference Director
BBB Entrepreneurial Ambassador

Parker Pike

Cause Conference Founder

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