Y-Summit Giveaway


CSD SVF is a proud sponsor of the 2020 Y-Summit. This virtual conference is an amazing opportunity to learn from successful entrepreneurs within the deaf community. Hosted by the deaf business consulting agency, Yantern, the Y-Summit will be held online on September 25th and 26th.

This year, we wanted to make a more meaningful impact in our diverse deaf, DeafBlind, DeafDisabled and hard of hearing communities. CSD SVF has partnered with Yantern to bring 20 current or aspiring entrepreneurs with a commitment to serving BIPOC deaf communities to the conference – for free! Whether your business is just an idea or has been around for years, or you’re not-for-profit instead of for-profit, this is an amazing opportunity that you shouldn’t miss!

If you or someone you know is interested in attending, here’s how you can join us. On Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter:

  • Post a 60-second video explaining why you want to go to Y-Summit and how your business/organization serves BIPOC deaf communities;
  • Use the #yMe hashtag;
  • And tag @ThisIsCSD in the post.

Winners will be notified on or around September 7th, 2020. You can find the terms and conditions here.



Hey!  Yes, you! Do you dream of owning your own business? Or maybe you want to set up up your own nonprofit organization. Do you already run a business or lead an organization? If you answer is yes to any of these, we have a great opportunity for you!This September 25th and 26th is the annual Y-Summit!

A virtual conference hosted by Yantern. The conference will bring many experienced deaf business owners who will give amazing presentations and workshops. Attendees will learn amazing ideas they can apply to their businesses or organizations.

*UNDERSTAND* CSD wants to see more businesses and organizations that support BIPOC deaf individuals attend.

Do you want to attend Y-Summit? Here’s how you can attend:

  • Send us a 60-sec video explaining a) why you want to attend the Y-Summit, b) and how your business idea will support BIPOC deaf communities.
  • Add #yMe
  • Tag @ThisIsCSD. We will review all submissions and select 20 people to join us for free!

You ready to go to the Y-Summit? Send us your video today! See you there!


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