Helpful Resources

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Advocacy & Activism

FARM Campaigns

Annual Campaigns:
Great American Meatout (March 20)
Vegan Earth Day (April 22)
Animal Rights National Conference (Summer)
World Farm Animals Day (October 2)
Sabina Fund Grants (November 1)
Compassionate Holidays (November/December)

Year-Round Campaigns:
Compassionate Activist Network (CAN)
10 Billion Lives
Free Veg Starter Kits
Meatout Mondays Recipe e-Newsletter
Vegan Earth Day
Letters From FARM

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Animal Sanctuaries: Meet the Animals

This section is about individuals rescued from lives of misery and now living happily in their sanctuary homes. For links regarding animal agribusiness, please visit the “Library & Reading” section on this page.

Animal Place
Ching Farm & Rescue Sanctuary
Farm Sanctuary
For the Animals Sanctuary
Gentle Barn
Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
Lighthouse Farm Sanctuary
Peaceful Prairie Sanctuary
Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary
Woodstock Animal Sanctuary


Websites Working to Help Specific Communities
By Any Greens Necessary formerly Vegan and veg-curious site for the Jewish community Vegan site serving primarily Vietnamese-speaking communities around the world

Local Vegan Groups Find or start your own local potlucks, community groups, advocacy groups, and more!

Online Forums and Communities (a vegan social network -- find new friends, ask questions, join discussions!)
Veg Family Forum
Soul Veg Folk
The Vegan Forum Forum

Online Vegan Dating

Vegan Job Boards and/or

Vegan Business Directory To keep your money vegan when looking for contractors or other professionals

Continuing Education

Links for continuing education, certificate programs, degrees, etc.

Certificate in Plant Based Nutrition from the T. Colin Campbell Institute
Institute for Humane Education Graduate degree in Humane Education

Gardening & Farming

Beginners’ Guide to Veganic Gardening
Veganic Agriculture Network
Books About Plant-Based Farming

Health & Fitness with Michael Greger, MD
Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM)
Brenda Davis, RD (Registered Dietician) (Ginny Messina, RD)
Jack Norris, RD (Registered Dietician) (Michael Klaper, MD is a vegan Medical Doctor with over 40 years experience. He is available for private phone/Skype consultations) Get inspired and discuss on the VB forum
57 Health Benefits of Going Vegan
The High Performance Vegan Athlete by Brendan Brazier

See inspiring athletes at:

Library & Reading

Recommended Books
FARM Bookstore

The FARM Blog
The Vegan Punk
The Vegan Blog Directory
Vegan Yum Yum
Healthy Happy Life
Crazy Sexy Life
Veg Blog by Ryan MacMichael
Our Hen House by Jasmin Singer
The Discerning Brute by Joshua Katcher
VegNews Blog
Kiss Me I’m Vegan
Vegans of Color

Animal Issues:

More information about what happens at slaughterhouses may be found here:

Movies & Videos

Online Video, DVDs, etc. A growing, online compilation of vegan-related videos
A Life Connected ( Positive film about the power of making vegan consumer choices
San Francisco Veg Fest video archives

Radio & Audio

Audio, Podcasts, Online Streaming, etc.
Food For Thought by Colleen Patrick-Goudreau
Go Vegan Radio
Vegan World Radio
Vegan Radio

Recipes, Cooking & Baking

The Bankrupt Vegan Eating healthily on a budget
The Blooming Platter Healthier sweets, desserts, and YES, chocolate!
Daiya Foods Cheesy goodness! Great selection of recipes using vegan cheese For those of you cutting down on fat Fantastic food/recipe photos that link to individual sites, blogs, etc.
Meatout Mondays FARM's vegan recipe of the week newsletter (thousands of recipes in the archives!)
Meet The Shannons Fun blog project veganizing every single recipe in the Betty Crocker Cookbook Living compassionately can be really affordable -- lots of great recipes on the cheap
The Post Punk Kitchen Isa Chandra Moskowitz creates amazing recipes and must-have cookbooks like Vegan Cupcakes Take Over the World! A great resource for those who love to bake. Includes an "Ask a Vegan Chef" forum
Vegan Dad WOW, make your own deli meats, sausages, ravioli, snacks, entrees, desserts, and more!
Vegan Dorm Room Survival Blog post with some campus tips
Vegan for $3.33 A Day… It’s YUMMY! Blog with tips and recipes for eating vegan on a budget
VegWeb Over 15,000 recipes -- easily veganize your favorite recipes, printable shopping lists, and more!
Vegan Zombie Funny, zombie-themed videos highlighting great vegan comfort food recipes

Baking & Cooking Tips:
LOTS of suggestions for egg replacements at

Restaurant Guides Interactive map with photos and reviews of vegan food finds from people like you.
Directory Directory and restaurant reviews Directory Washington, DC area Austin, TX area Portland, OR area Baltimore, MD area


Online Shopping
LiveVegan's Online Store (complete meals delivered right to your door)

Shopping Guides
Barnivore .com (alcohol guide)
Leaping Bunny Cruelty-Free Guide
National Co-op Directory

Social Justice

A Well-fed World
Food Empowerment Project
Nonviolence United

Vegan Guides

PDF versions of printed guides to help you along the vegan path

Don't Buy the Myth brochure by
Live Vegan Guide (coming soon)
Go Veg Guide by VegNews
Guide to Cruelty-Free Living by Vegan Outreach
Vegetarian Starter Guide by Compassion Over Killing
Vegetarian Starter Kit by Mercy for Animals
Vegetarian Starter Kit by Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
Vegetarian Starter Kit (Go Vegan) by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

Other Helpful Links

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