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Tennessee Vans Mission

To design and develop strategies and resources to meet the mobility needs of the transportation disadvantaged in a financially sustainable manner.

Tennessee Vans (TN Vans) is a social enterprise that works in partnership with community agencies that provide services to persons with disabilities, workforce participants, the youth, seniors, recovery program participants, and community outreach programs.

Through these partnerships, TN Vans is able to maintain program sustainability and produce positive financial, social, and environmental outcomes and benefits to its program participants, and communities in Tennessee.


The Goals of Tennessee Vans

Tennessee Vans Social Goal

Mobility and access to work, community activities, and services helps people to fully participate in societal life.

Tennessee Vans Environmental Goal

Tennessee Vans reduces traffic congestion and improves environmental quality by encouraging group transportation and use of alternative fuels.

Tennessee Vans Financial Goal

Financial self-sufficiency ensures that resources are available to meet current and future mobility needs.


The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Big Orange. Big Ideas.

Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 | 865-974-1000
The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System