Brené Brown will be the keynote speaker at the 9th annual Appetite for Advocacy Luncheon benefiting the Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center (DCAC) on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 11:30 AM at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel, 400 N. Olive Street. A VIP sponsor reception will be held following the luncheon in a private room at the Sheraton from 1:15 -1:45 PM. The luncheon highlights the importance of education and child abuse awareness in the community. Proceeds support DCAC’s work in improving the lives of abused children in Dallas County and providing national leadership on child abuse issues. This year’s event is co-chaired by Paula Richmond and Megan Steinbach. A research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work, Brené Brown Ph.D., LMSW has spent the past thirteen years studying vulnerability, courage, worthiness, and shame. She is the author of three #1 New York Times Bestsellers: Rising Strong, Daring Greatly and The Gifts of Imperfection. She is also the Founder and CEO for The Daring Way™ and COURAGEworks – an online learning community that offers eCourses, workshops, and interviews for individuals and organizations ready for braver living, loving, and leading. Brené’s 2010 TEDx Houston talk, The Power of Vulnerability, is one of the top five most viewed TED talks in the world.
Tickets and sponsorships are available at dcac.org/appetite.