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Here is a list of vegetarian societies, vegan societies, EarthSave chapters, etc. to help you conect with vegetarians, vegans, and raw foodists in your area. If none are listed in your area, contact the nearest one to you to find contact information for people in your area. Also, try the "guides to vegetarian dining" on our extensive links page. There are sections on organizations. Area health food stores may have such information as well. If you know of other groups not listed here, please contact us with the information!

 

Vegetarian/Vegan Societies and Organizations including Raw Food Groups

(Great places to meet fellow vegetarians and/or learn more about vegetarian/vegan diets)

[3/8/07 Some listings on this page may be outdated. We plan to revise this page in the near future.]

Please also search Meetup.com for "vegan", "vegetarian", or "raw food" groups in your area.

USA:

*EarthSave Int'l Advocates of a plant-based diet. Include monthly dine-out evenings, membership potluck dinners, The Taste of Health http://www.earthsave.org

Alabama

Vegetarian Society of Alabama http://www.geocities.com/HotSprings/Spa/2492/

Alaska

EarthSave Anchorage - APU Box 11, 4101 University Dr., Anchorage, AK 99508 (907) 566-3622

Vegetarian Society of Alaska akvegan@hotmail.com (907) 301-9672.

Arizona

Vegan Action Canebeds, AZ - essene@crosswinds.net

Arkansas

Vegan Action Conway, AR - kooncejm@mercury.hendrix.edu

Vegan Action Fayetteville, AR - megancha@hotbot.com

California

Bay Area Vegetarians (BAV) is a San Francisco Bay Area wide group for vegans, vegetarians, veg*n-inclined and interested people to find community & support with like-minded folks. We support, encourage & connect the local veg*n community through planned monthly events and our online discussion forum and mailing lists ("SFBAVeg", "SFBAVeg-Events"). In the community spirit, all of our events are organized by volunteers, and membership is free.

EarthSave Inland Empire: 3243 Spring Garden St. Riverside, CA 92501 (909) 682-1196 Email: dmorris@pe.net Fax: 909-784-4973 http://inlandempire.earthsave.org

EarthSave Marin: PO Box 2086 Mill Valley, CA 94942 (415) 383-9143 Email: 102565.3666@compuserve.com

EarthSave Orange County - Orange County: (877) 258-5696 Email: esorangecounty@yahoo.com http://www.orangecounty.earthsave.org/

EarthSave Sacramento: PO Box 188099 Sacramento, CA 95818-8099 (916) 733-2165 Email: argus@ns.net Fax: (916) 444-2384

EarthSave San Diego: 619-516-1240 Email: ivegout@home.com http://sandiego.earthsave.org

EarthSave Santa Barbara: 2022 Cliff Dr #259 Santa Barbara, CA 93109 (805) 566-7506

San Diego County (SDC) Living Foods - Vegetarian Raw Foods Support Group of San Diego County 619/260-6968 betazoid@home.com

San Francisco Vegetarian Society http://www.sfvs.org

Southern California Vegetarians is an organization that educates on the benefits of a plant-based diet on the environment, human health, treatment of animals and world hunger. It also serves as a social and support organization for the members and their concerns (health issues, mistreatment of fellow earthlings, etc). http://aouie.net/veg

Living & Raw Foods for Healthy Living - Santa Cruz http://www.rawfoodists.com

Vegan Action Lynwood, CA - wonderwomyn8@yahoo.com

Vegan Action Sacramento, CA - GraphSide@aol.com

Vegan Action San Francisco Bay Area, CA - liaevans@hotmail.com

Vegan Action San Diego, CA - enlighten_up@hotmail.com

Vegan Action Santa Cruz, CA - vegannerd@xmulletx.com

Vegan Action Santa Monica, CA - vegan.action@labridge.com

Vegan Action Stanford, CA - ksayres@leland.stanford.edu, jskopek@stanford.edu

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Colorado

Vegan Action Boulder, CO - moellere@colorado.edu

Vegetarian Society of Colorado http://www.vsc.org

Connecticut

EarthSave P.O. Box 331 N. Branford, CT 06471 (203) 985-1135 Email: lanna@imcinternet.net

The Northern Connecticut Vegetarian Society http://www.northctveg.org

District of Columbia

The Vegetarian Society of the District of Columbia http://www.vsdc.org

Florida

EarthSave Miami - Miami: PO Box 160191 Miami, FL 33116-0191 (305) 228-1116 Email: mvegan@AOL.COM Web site: http://miami.earthsave.org

EarthSave Space coast: 164 Jamaica Drive Cocoa Beach, FL 32931 321-799-0253 email: spacecoast@earthsave.org http://spacecoast.earthsave.org

Miami-Live! Living Food Support Group http://www.gardenofhealth.com/miamilive/

Vegan Action Dunedin, FL - Aguaazul@gte.net

Vegan Action South Florida - Meatstnks@aol.com

A Vegetarian Dinner Club is forming in the Sarasota/Venice area. Members alternate turns hosting monthly themed (i.e. "Mexican Fiesta") dinners. Space is limited. For information, please email AfterFiveClub@hotmail.com

Vegetarian Events - Vegetarian Events was founded in 1987 as an educational and activists non-profit organization to promote vegetarianism, environmentalism, and animal liberation. www.vegetarianevents.com

Georgia

The Black Vegetarian Society of Georgia, BVSGA@yahoo.com, (770) 621 5056

Vegan Action Atlanta, GA - Punk182XXX@aol.com

Vegetarian Society of Georgia http://www.vegsocietyofga.org

Hawaii

Vegetarian Society of Hawaii http://www.vsh.org

Illinois

ChicagoVeg – Community for Chicago area Vegetarians, Vegans, Raw Foodists and their friends. Join us for delicious meals, share your favorite recipes, discuss living a healthy (vegetarian - vegan - raw food) lifestyle, support green movement, conscious living, and make new friends! We regularly meet in the city and suburbs for dining, picnics, lectures, movies, visiting local expos and other events. http://www.ChicagoVeg.org

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Indiana

EarthSave Bloomington - Bloomington: P.O. Box 611 Ellersville, IN 47429-0611 (812) 876-6452 Email: earthsave@yahoo.com http://bloomington.earthsave.org

Kentucky

EarthSave Lexington: PO Box 8414 Lexington, KY 40533 (606) 293-8966

EarthSave Louisville - Louisville: 600 Distillery Commons, Suite 200 Louisville, KY 40204 (502) 569-1876 Email: louisville@earthsave.org Web site: http://louisville.earthsave.org

Maryland

EarthSave Baltimore: 517 Talbott Ave., Lutherville, MD 21093-4947, (410) 252-3043 Email: earthsaverdon@hotmail.com

Massachusetts

EarthSave Boston - EarthSave Boston has a monthly "Sunday Speaker Series & Social" with a fascinating variety of topics, good discussion, delicious meals, and it's open to the public. Please see the EarthSave Boston website for more information. And please come join in on the ongoing conversation on our email list. We'd love to meet you. Email: earthsaveboston@bigfoot.com Phone: 617-824-4225 Fax: 603-372-7987 Email list: http://www.egroups.com/group/earthsave-boston - http://boston.earthsave.org

MIT Vegetarian Group http://www.mit.edu:8001/activities/vsg/home.html

Boston Vegetarian Society http://www.bostonveg.org

Vegan Enlightenment Center - The future is Evolution....vegetarian and more.... POB 1139 Orleans, MA 02653 http://cbus123.org

Minnesota

EarthSave Minneapolis/St. Paul: 612-926-5032

Vegetarian Society of Minnesota http://www.vsm.org

Montana

EarthSave Missoula: 406-549-1143 Email: vegan@marsweb.com

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Nevada

Vegan Action Reno, NV - veganYES@aol.com

New Jersey

Jersey Shore Vegan Association - smeagolisgod@yahoo.com

Vegetarian Society of South Jersey http://www.vssj.com/vssjnn.html

New Mexico

New Mexico Living Foods Community - Serving the Albuquerque, Santa Fe and Taos Living Foods Community http://www.cnsp.com/dodger/nmraw

Vegetarian Society of New Mexico http://www.unm.edu/~patric/vsnm.html

New York

EarthSave Hudson Valley - 2 Jefferson Rd Scarsdale, NY 10583 (914) 472-7392 Email: gleaf@westnet.com Website: http://hudson.earthsave.org

EarthSave Long Island: PO Box 292 Huntington, NY 11743 (631) 421-3791 (Phone and FAX) Email: EarthSaves@aol.com

EarthSave NYC - PO Box 96 New York, NY 10108 Tel: 212.696.7986 Email: nyc@earthsave.org

Mid-Hudson Vegetarian Society, Inc. http://www.mhvs.org/index.html

The Rochester Area Vegetarian Society http://www.enviroweb.org/ravs

VivaVegie Society http://www.vivavegie.org

The Raw Energy Telephone Hotline - based in New York City, provides timely information for the vegetarian, raw/living food community. If you reside in or are visiting the New Yok City area, you can call the Hotline toll free at: (212) 343-1152



Ohio

EarthSave Cincinnati: P.O. Box 3125 Cincinnati, OH 45201-3125 (513) 929-2500 Email: earthgirl@fuse.net

EarthSave Cleveland: PO Box 16271 Rocky River, OH 44116 (216) 556-3701

Vegan Action Loveland, OH - jaredboone@mail.com

Oregon

EarthSave Southern Oregon: 472 Walker Ave. Ashland, OR 97520 (541) 482-5330

Eugene Raw Foods Community, Eugene, Oregon, http://www.homestead.com/raweugene

Eugene Veg Education Network (EVEN) - 1574 Coburg Rd., #120, Eugene OR 97401, (541) 343-8055

Northwest VEG - 24305 NE Elkhorn Rd., Brush Prairie, WA 98606, (503) 224-7380 http://nwveg.org

Vegetarian Survival Guide for the Eugene area [even though specific to the Eugene area, this site has lots of articles and good information. The restaurant information made me salivate. If you have a chance to visit the Tofu Palace... Yum!] http://www.efn.org/~goveg/index.html

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Pennsylvania

EarthSave Central Pennsylvania: PO Box 459 Carlisle, PA 17013 (717) 245-2329 Email: pacourt@kns.net. We currently serve the area of Carlisle, Harrisburg, and Lancaster, Penn.

Vegan Action Bethelem, PA - BiffTanen@aol.com

Tennessee

EarthSave Nashville: PO Box 3469 Brentwood, TN 37024-3469 (615) 366-3323 Email: joeshedlock@mindspring.com http://nashville.earthsave.org

East Tennessee Vegetarian Society http://www.korrnet.org/etvs/contacts.html

Texas

Black Vegetarian Society of Texas, BVStx@aol.com http://www.BVStx.com

The RiceVegetarian Club http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~veggie

Vegan Action Fortworth, TX - artisto@spacewar.com

Vegetarian Society of Houston http://www.geocities.com/vshouston

Utah

EarthSave Salt Lake City: PO Box 526164 Salt Lake City, UT 84152-6164 (435) 647-0961 Email: foulks001@aol.com

Utah's Living Food Diet, Support and Education Website! Our mission is to bring together people who are interested in the raw food movement. http://www.msnusers.com/LivingFoodUtah/_whatsnew.msnw

Vermont

Vermont Vegetarian Society http://www.ivu.org/vvs

Virginia

Vegan Action Richmond, VA - vegan4life@animail.net

Vegetarian Society of Richmond http://www.ivu.org/vsr/index2.htm

Washington

EarthSave Seattle - http://www.seattle.earthsave.org

Seattle Raw Foods Community http://www.rawseattle.org

Vancouver: See Oregon: "Portland/Vancouver"

Vegetarians of Washington http://www.vegofwa.org

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Canada:

The Calgary Vegetarian Society http://www.cuug.ab.ca/~knepperm/gaia/veggie/homepage.html

EarthSave Canada : A nonprofit educational organization promoting awareness of the health, environmental and ethical consequences of our food choices. We advocate the move to plant-based diet choices for better health, environmental sustainability and compassion toward non-human animals. http://www.earthsave.bc.ca

Halifax Association of Vegetarians http://www.ivu.org/hav

Northern Vegetarian Society http://www.ivu.org/nvs

Raw Food Society of British Columbia http://www.rawbc.org

Toronto Vegetarian Association Canada's largest and oldest vegetarian organization http://www.veg.ca

Toronto Vegetarian Association http://www.veg.on.ca

Vancouver Island Vegetarian Association http://www.islandnet.com/~viva/homepage.htm

Vegan Action Toronto - Vmunoz@artisticliving.com

Vegan Québec http://www.veganquebec.cjb.net

Vegan Voices - Vegan Activist Group based in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Organizes vegan/vegetarian social events, animal rights protests, information tables, etc. http://www.veganvoices.org

Vegetarians of Alberta - "If we see the vegetarian issue beyond simply our personal health and well-being to its direct impact on the destiny of our planet, then I think it's good for us to give a little service to the veggie cause."
-- Glen McLean, founder VOA http://www.planet.eon.net/~voa

Winnipeg Vegetarian Association http://www.mbnet.mb.ca/~wva/index.html

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International:

Act Vegetarian Society http://www.veg-soc.org

Asian Vegetarian Union http://www.ivu.org/avu

Australia News and Coming Events of Interest to Vegans http://www.users.bigpond.com/evespen/news.html

Australian Vegetarian Society http://www.veg-soc.org

EarthSave Int'l Advocates of a pland-based diet. Include monthly dine-out evenings, membership potluck dinners, The Taste of Health http://www.earthsave.org

EarthSave Australia - promotes food choices that are healthy for people and the planet. We educate, inspire and empower people to shift towards a plant based diet and to take compassionate action for all life on earth. http://australia.earthsave.org

EarthSave Montreal - http://ssmu.mcgill.ca/qpirg/earthsave.html

EarthSave UK - http://www.earthsave.co.uk

European Vegetarian Union - he European Vegetarian Union (EVU) is an 'umbrella' organisation for most vegetarian groups in Europe. The aims of the EVU include keeping the vegetarian groups in Europe in touch with each other and to inform the public about the European developments.http://www.ivu.org/evu

Finnish Vegan Society http://www.sci.fi/~vegan

France Veg is the French vegan society http://www.geocities.com/vegorg02/index.html

The Fresh Network is a unique organisation based in the UK, promoting a diet high in raw & living foods http://www.fresh-network.com

The Indonesian Vegan Society - The Indonesian Vegan Society exists to promote a lifestyle that is free from animal products. http://www.i-v-s.org

International Vegetarian Union - Promoting Vegetarianism Worldwide Since 1908 http://www.ivu.org

Japan Vegetarian Society (JPVS) http://www.jpvs.org

Jewish Vegetarians of North America http://www.orbyss.com/jvna.htm

New Zealand Vegetarian Society Inc. - Wellington Branch http://vegsoc.wellington.net.nz

The North American Vegetarian Society! http://www.cyberveg.org/navs

Österreichische Vegetarier Union http://www.vegetarier.at

Sheffield Vegan Society Promoting a compassionate and ecologically sound life-style http://www.shef.ac.uk/misc/personal/md1akj/veg/akj_svs.htm

Vegan Action Argentina - xmflorenciax@hotmail.com

Vegan Action France - Sebastian Gonnot, 8 Crs Gambetta, 69007 Lyon

Vegan Action Indonesia - okipwn@bdg.centrin.net.id

Vegan Action New Zealand - veganactionChCh@hotmail.com

Vegan Action Poland - Maciej Dziegielewski, Kietcrew I 19, 62-633 Wizaca Wlk.

Vegan Action Sweden - veganaction_s@hotmail.com

Vegan Society UK - Promoting ways of living which avoid the use of animal products- for the benefit of people, animals and the environment http://www.vegansociety.com

Planet Veggie UK - a guide to restaurants, shops and groups in East London. It also contains exclusive jewelry, vegan info, links, a messageboard and a guestbook. http://www.planetveggie.co.uk

Vegetarian Network Victoria (VNV), established in 1998, is a volunteer-based, non-profit organisation in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.  It is run by people who care about human health, animal welfare and the environment. Our aim is to promote the many benefits of vegetarianism, and provide quality service, information and support to vegetarians. http://www.vnv.org.au

Vegetarian Society of Singapore http://www.vegetarian-society.org

Vegetarian Society of Western Australia http://www.ivu.org/vswa

Vegetarian Society UK http://www.vegsoc.org

Vegetarian Union of North America http://www.ivu.org/vuna

The Vegetarian/Vegan Society of Queensland is located in Queensland, the northeastern state of Australia. The aims of the Society are to: encourage vegetarianism as a humane and responsible lifestyle. provide information relating to vegetarianism. foster social contact among vegetarians and people interested in vegetarianism. http://cwpp.slq.qld.gov.au/vvsq

Vegetarian World - To set up a traditional annual forum of vegetarians of Russia and other countries and ? showcase of vegetarian foodstuffs and services. http://www.vegworld.ru/defaulteng.stm

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