Organizations

Vegetarian Organizations in the Area

Name Address / Phone Number / Email / Contact Comments
Central Jersey Vegetarian Group (CJVG) PO Box 872
Manville, NJ 08835
908-281-6388
info@cjvg.org
CJVG provides social and educational activities for vegetarians and anyone interested in vegetarianism.  We're located in central New Jersey (USA), but everyone is welcome to join us.  Potluck dinners, monthly restaurant trips, newsletter
The Vegetarian Society of South Jersey (VSSJ) PO Box 51
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
609-848-VEG1 (8341)
thevssj@gmail.com

VSSJ is a nonprofit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization whose purpose is:

  • Educational:  To educate the public on the benefits of a plant-based diet. Information is provided through literature, videos, cooking classes, and speakers.
  • Social:  To provide opportunities for people to meet, share meals, and to have fun.
  • Supportive:  To offer advice, encouragement, and friendship to those in transition to a vegetarian diet.
American Vegan Society PO Box 369
Malaga, NJ 08328
856-694-2887
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)
burbveg@comcast.net
(Ms.) Mari Thelander
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
mcharris@monmouth.edu
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
email@NJAICV.org
800-613-9925
973-252-5440
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
609-397-7290
ctinari@snip.net
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
610-709-8984
frenkel@rcn.com
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
pennveg@gmail.com
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
pamela@vivavegie.org
"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
484-631-7878
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
212-971-0653
info@vegetarianvision.org
Love Them, Don't Eat Them
Vegetarian Neighbors Franklin/Vineland, NJ
609-694-3025
Roshan or Lois Dinshah
Potlucks, support, friendship - 2nd Sunday of the month
* Shore Vegetarians Monmouth County, NJ
908-899-9000
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
610-667-6876
 
* Vegetarians of Philadelphia PO Box 24353
Philadelphia, PA 19120
215-276-3198
Restaurant outings, potlucks, & education
* Big Apple Vegetarians 145 Hicks Street, Apt A-58
Brooklyn, NY 11201-2329
212-715-8642
 
* Brooklyn Raw Food Group (BRFG) 335 78th St. #D3
Brooklyn, NY 11209
917-506-1124
 
* Veggie Singles Events 925 Newkirk Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11230
718-437-0190
 
* Iron Vegans Raw Food Connection (IVRFC) 150-39 75th Ave #2A
Flushing, NY 11367
718-263-7160
 
* VegOut PO Box 286360 Yorkville Station
New York City, NY 10128-0006
212-802-8655
 
* EarthSave Long Island/NYC PO Box 292
Huntington, NY 11743
631-421-3791
 
* Institute for Plant Based Nutrition 333 Bryn Mawr Ave
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004-2606
610-667-6876
 
* not verified

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