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Vegan & Veg Friendly Websites

This is our website where you can sign up to receive the free Vegan Fusion Newsletter with recipes and the latest current vegan events from Master Vegan Chef Mark Reinfeld.

Founded by John Robbins, EarthSave is doing all it can to promote a shift to a plant-based diet. It posts news, information, and resources and publishes a magazine.

Happy Cow is a searchable dining guide to vegetarian restaurants, natural health food stores, information on vegetarian nutrition, raw foods, and vegan recipes.

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the largest animal rights organization in the world, is dedicated to establishing and protecting the rights of all animals.

Animal Concerns Community serves as a clearinghouse for information on the Internet related to animal rights and welfare.

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) provides effective means to prevent animal cruelty in the U.S.

Farm Animal Reform Movement (FARM) is an organization advocating a plant-based diet and humane treatment of farm animals through grassroots programs.

The Humane Society of the U.S (HSUS) wishes to create a world where humans relate to animals with compassion.

A vegetarian megasite with recipes, photos, articles online store and more.

Go Dairy Free is a comprehensive website with information on how to cook, shop, and dine dairy-free, while still promoting a healthy lifestyle.

Compassionate Cooks offers vegetarian cooking classes, cooking videos and recipes.

Tasty and Meatless is a weekly vegetarian television series on Time Warner Cable.

The site for Veg TV video production company, producing and streaming original content about vegetarian and vegan food, health, and nutrition and eco-travel.

The Vegetarian Society is a registered charity committed to promoting the health, environmental and animal welfare benefits of a vegetarian diet.

The popular site of Eric Marcus, geared toward the aspiring and long-term vegan that features articles, interviews, product evaluations, book reviews and more.

Vegan Action is a non-profit grassroots organization dedicated to educating people about the many benefits of a vegan lifestyle.

Vegan Passions is a free online dating site for meeting single vegans.

The Vegetarian Resource Group (VRG) is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating the public on vegetarianism including information on health, nutrition, ecology, ethics and world hunger.

A vegetarian dining guide which includes an international search option, a monthly veggie restaurant contest and the opportunity to purchase a VegDining card for discounts at participating veggie restaurants.

An extensive online source for vegan and vegetarian living, including health & nutrition info, animal rights info, news, and complete online shopping.

Meet up with other vegans in your town!

Vegan Peace is striving towards peacefully sharing our Earth and includes information about veganism, animal cruelty, recipes, cookbook reviews and nutritional information.

A guide for raising vegan children with advice on providing your child with an early start on leading a long and healthy life.

An award-winning magazine that focuses on a vegetarian lifestyle featuring news, events, recipes, book reviews, the best veg products, travel tales, interviews, celebrity buzz and more.

Vegan Fitness is a community driven message board which seeks to provide a supportive, educational and friendly environment for vegans, vegetarians and those seeking to go vegan.

The Vegan Society promotes ways of living free of animal products for the benefit of people, animals and the environment.

Veganpet provides nutritionally complete and balanced pet food and information on raising vegan pets.

Comprehensive resource for raising vegan children, including pregnancy, vegan recipes, book reviews, product reviews, message board and more.

Features hundreds of vegetarian and vegan recipes with spotlights on vegetarian and vegan foods, products, menus, and restaurants.

Vegan Body Building and Fitness is the website of vegan body builder Robert Cheeke and features articles, videos, products and a forum for the active vegan.

Features over 10,000 vegetarian & vegan recipes, discussion boards, nutritionists, medical doctors, experts, authors, articles, newsletter, and the vegetarian community.

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) is a non-profit organization that promotes preventive medicine, conducts clinical research, and encourages higher standards for ethics and effectiveness in research.

The World Union of Vegetarian/Vegan Societies had been promoting vegetarianism worldwide since 1908.

Raw Food Lifestyle Websites

David Wolfe’s website, Nature’s First Law, provides the raw foodist with everything from food and supplements, to appliances, to books, and personals ads.

Live SuperFoods has a great array of products for anyone interested in organic, living and raw food creation.

Organic & Gardening Websites

The Organic Trade Association website will tell you anything you want to know about the term ‘organic’, from food to textiles to health- care products. The OTA’s mission is to encourage global sustainability through promoting and protecting the growth of diverse organic trade.

International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements is the umbrella organization for hundreds of organic organizations worldwide.

The Organic Consumers Association is an online, grassroots, non-profit organization dealing with issues of food safety, industrial agriculture, genetic engineering, corporate accountability, and environmental sustainability.

This site is now divided in two sections – one for seeds and gardening, the other is their online store of organic food products.

The Permaculture Activist reports the work of grassroots landscape designers and social change artists from around the world.

Find out where to get your soil tested, manage pests without using chemicals, and read vegetable and flower growing guides.

A site advocating organic gardening with information on composting, soil building, permaculture principles, botany, companion and intensive planting and more.

World-Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF) is an association helping those who wish to volunteer on organic farms internationally.

GE Food Alert Campaign Center is a coalition of seven organizations committed to testing and labeling genetically engineered food.

Earthflow is an all natural approach to permaculture design, offering garden tours and training programs, including permaculture courses.

The Biodynamic Farming and Gardening, Association supports and promotes biodynamic farming, the oldest non-chemical agricultural movement.

Environmental & Sustainability Websites

Conservation International is involved in many conservation projects world-wide. On their site you can calculate your carbon footprint based on your living situation, car, travel habits, and diet.

Greenpeace focuses on the most crucial worldwide threats to our planet’s biodiversity and environment.

The Green Restaurant Association (GRA) is a national non-profit organization that provides a convenient way for all sectors of the restaurant industry, which represents 10% of the U.S. economy, to become more environmentally sustainable.

The Sierra Club is America’s oldest, largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization.

The Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) is an alliance of state-based, citizen-funded organizations that provide result-oriented activism to protect the environment, develop a fair marketplace and encourage a responsive, democratic government. Look for your state’s PIRG on their web site.

GMO-Free Kauai is a grassroots organization created to raise awareness and educate the public about the health, economic, and environmental risks of Genetically Engineered and Modified Organisms. Hawaii, including Kauai, is one of the top two states in the country for open-air GMO field testing.

Rainforest Action Network is working to protect tropical rainforests around the world and the human rights of those living in and around those forests.

Children of the Earth United is a children’s environmental education website that educates the public on ecological concepts and aims to provide a forum for people to share knowledge and ideas.

Eco-friendly Products & Services

Food Fight! Grocery is an all vegan convenience store located in Portland, Oregon with an online market that emphasizes junk foods, imports, and fun stuff.

A non-profit started by Woody Harrelson and his wife, Laura Louie, to encourage citizens to protect the quality of our air, soil, and water through everyday choices and actions.

Find the latest Vita-Mix blenders here on the official site, including factory-reconditioned models that still come with a seven-year warranty. For free shipping in the continental United States, enter code 06-002510.

This website carries way more than juicers including everything kitchen related, plus air purifiers, books, and articles.

Pure prescriptions is an online superstore for high quality nutritional products, complete with free consultations and a health library.

Green People provides a directory of eco-friendly products and services.

Ecoproducts is the premier site for biodegradable and compostable food service products and environmentally friendly household supplies