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Vegetarian Organizations in the Area

Name Address / Phone Number / Email / Contact Comments
NJvegPO Box 438
Columbus, NJ 08022
 NJveg is an all-volunteer non-profit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) corporation, initially focusing on central NJ.  Our mission:
  • Advocacy:  educating the public on the benefits of a plant-based diet via free literature, speakers, and more; and providing support to those in transition
  • Social:  providing opportunities to volunteer, share meals, and join in other activities
The Vegetarian Society of South Jersey (VSSJ) PO Box 51
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
609-848-VEG1 (8341)

VSSJ is an all-volunteer nonprofit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization whose purpose is educational, social, and supportive

American Vegetarian AssociationPO Box 259 
East Hanover, NJ 07936
AVA's is to provide a widely recognized certification program which will enable vegetarian-minded people to make accurate food choices, being certain they can be confident in their selection, and that of the manufacturer's claims.
American Vegan Society PO Box 369
Malaga, NJ 08328
A nonprofit educational membership organization teaching a compassionate way of living that includes veganism.
NJ/PA Vegetarian & Vegan Meetup Princeton, NJ
Meet fellow Vegetarians and Vegans near you!  Come to a local Vegetarian Meetup and discuss living a healthy vegetarian lifestyle.  Have delicious meals, share your favorite recipes and make new friends!
Suburban Vegetarians 7 North St
Summit, NJ 07901
908-277-1833 (24 hours)
Suburban Vegetarians meets about 4 times a year at local restaurants.  We welcome everyone to our meetings--vegetarians and non-vegetarians alike.  We've been meeting since 2001 and have been a cover story in two local papers.
Monmouth Area Vegetarian Society (MAVS) Long Branch, NJ
Professor Mary Harris
Offered through Monmouth University’s Center for Human and Community Wellness, MAVS is a non-profit, non-sectarian educational organization.  MAVS meets on the third Sunday of most months. Meetings offer a SHARE-A-DISH DINNER of completely vegetarian foods (a vegan potluck dinner) followed by a lecture, workshop, or forum related to our educational mission.
NJ Alliance for Informed Choice in Vaccination PO Box 243
Gillette, NJ 07933
Fax: 732.290.9054
Sue Collins
The NJ-AICV supports the right of the vegan society along with other health-minded citizens in their choice for healthy alternatives to the medical vaccines containing animal bi-products and other toxic ingredients.  Our Mission: NJ-AICV is an advocacy group concerned with defending the freedom of all New Jersey citizens to make informed, voluntary, vaccination decisions.  Our goal is to protect the right to informed consent through education and awareness.
New Jersey Vegan/Vegetarian Teens Twitter: @NJVegTeens
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Jersey-VeganVegetarian-Teens/229467830361?v=wall
Group for vegan/vegetarian teens in NJ.  We will meet once monthly and work on spreading awareness of Animal Rights!
Vegetarian and Animal Rights Club 7 N Main St
Lambertville, NJ 08530
Christa Tinari
Meetings at 7:00 pm on the first Thursday of each month for friendship and action.
Lehigh Valley Vegetarians 2509 Stonesthrow Rd
Bethlehem, PA
Len Frenkel
We strive to educate ourselves and the public about the issues surrounding vegetarianism: health and nutrition, animal brutality in factory farms, and damage to the environment resulting from meat consumption.  We hold monthly pot-luck dinners and LVV socials, and develop a sense of community among our hundreds of members as we support one another in our vegetarian/vegan lifestyles.
Penn Vegan Society
Academic society researching and promoting discourse around plant-based diets and bioethics at the University of Pennsylvania.
The Viva Vegie Society PO Box 294
Prince Street Sta.,
New York City, NY 10012
"Not so much about food ... mostly just food issues."  Best known for 101 Reasons Why I'm a Vegetarian by Pamela Rice.   Not offering memberships at this time, but you may, however, be put on our mailing list.  On-line vegetarian guides to New York City and New Jersey.
CARE (Compassion for Animals - Respect for the Environment)
PO Box 847
West Chester, PA 19381
We serve Chester and surrounding counties with education, outreach, and legal advocacy on behalf of the Earth's ecology and all of its living communities.
Vegetarian Vision 146 W. 29th St, 11RE, New York City, NY 10001
Love Them, Don't Eat Them
Vegetarian Neighbors Franklin/Vineland, NJ
Roshan or Lois Dinshah
Potlucks, support, friendship - 2nd Sunday of the month
* Shore Vegetarians Monmouth County, NJ
Meets 3rd Saturday of the month
* Vegetarian Society of Northeast Pennsylvania PO Box 1724
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
* Main Line Vegetarian Society (MLVS) 333 Bryn Mawr Ave
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
* Vegetarians of Philadelphia PO Box 24353
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Restaurant outings, potlucks, & education
* Big Apple Vegetarians 145 Hicks Street, Apt A-58
Brooklyn, NY 11201-2329
* Brooklyn Raw Food Group (BRFG) 335 78th St. #D3
Brooklyn, NY 11209
* Veggie Singles Events 925 Newkirk Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11230
* Iron Vegans Raw Food Connection (IVRFC) 150-39 75th Ave #2A
Flushing, NY 11367
* VegOut PO Box 286360 Yorkville Station
New York City, NY 10128-0006
* EarthSave Long Island/NYC PO Box 292
Huntington, NY 11743
* Institute for Plant Based Nutrition 333 Bryn Mawr Ave
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004-2606
* not verified


Updated 8/3/2018 Copyright © 2003-2018  Steven Fenster
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