CAN Talks

CAN Talks – October 22, 2024

Individuals with disabilities flourish when seen as people first:  people who have talent, people who are employable, people who enjoy life, and people who are no different in the areas that matter most.

Join us as local individuals with disabilities, who are flourishing in our community share their stories from their perspectives in order to challenge the status quo.  Think TED Talks with a twist.

  • Date:  Tuesday, October 22, 2024
  • Time:  7:00pm – 8:30pm
  • Cost: $25 (tickets include one beverage, additional beverages can be purchased at the cash bar)
  • Doors open at 6pm
  • Fall Grant Check Presentation begins at 6:30 p.m. (all are welcome)
  • Location:  Centre Stage (501 River Street, Greenville, SC 29601)
  • Parking: Wheelchair accessible parking spaces are located street level along Court St., levels 1-4 of the River St. parking garage and levels G-5 in the Poinsett parking garage. Standard parking spaces will be available at the County Bank parking lot, River Street parking garage, Poinsett parking garage and on street spaces along Court Street.
  • Accommodation Requests:  Contact Lara Ceisel at or 828-808-1896

2023 Speakers

Jameka Murphy

2023 Emcees


Princella Lee-Bridges and Jennifer Ferguson

2023 Sponsors

Thank you to our 2023 CAN Talks Sponsors for your generous support.

CAN Talks Sponsorships are available for purchase at the link above until Oct. 2

Gold Sponsors


Bon Secours Wellness Arena Logo


Silver Sponsors


Southern First Bank logo


David's Table logo


Hospitality America logo

Bronze Sponsors

EarthWise Pet Supply logo
Don Clardy Wealth Management Advisor Logo







In-Kind Donations 

WSPA News Channel 7 logo

Project SEARCH Logo

Carolina Drive In logo