Bay Area Vegetarians
Bay Area organization for vegans, vegetarians, with the goal to support and encourage the local veg*n and animal rights community through our events, activities, resources, as well as our online bulletin board and mailing lists.
Center for Informed Food Choices
Advocates for a diet based on whole, unprocessed, local, organically grown plant foods. Site includes articles, a newsletter, events and resources.
"...a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering people to make informed food choices and to debunking myths about vegetarianism through cooking classes, nutrition courses, supermarket tours, workshops and lectures, farmed-animal sanctuary tours, and cooking DVDs." Site includes class schedule and events; articles, resources, DVDs and vegitarian information.
Directed by Howard Lyman, the Mad Cowboy, and founded by John Robbins, author of the bestseller, Diet for a New America.
International Vegetarian Union (IVU)
"Founded in 1908, IVU has membership open to any non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to promote vegetarianism and is governed exclusively by vegetarians" Site includes: arcticles, recipes, history, news, and resources provided by country.
San Francisco Living Foods Enthusiasts
"Provides public education and member support for individuals and families who are pursuing the healthful benefits of the living foods, raw foods and fruitarian diets and lifestyles."
San Francisco Vegetarian Society
Fouinded in 1968, SFVS promotes vegetarian diets as a healthful and human way of life. Site includes: news, events, membership, discounts, links, and resources.
"...dedicated to helping animals, the environment, and human health by educating the public about the benefits of a vegan lifestyle and encouraging the spread of vegan food options through our public outreach campaigns." Site includes: campaigns, news, resources, articles.
The Vegan Society
Site provides books, videos, the quarterly magazine, The Vegan, a trademark to help vegans identify suitable products, a local contact network, factual information on a wide range of topics related to veganism.
A dietetic practice group of the American Dietetic Association. Site provides a newsletter, articles, factsheets, research, events and related links.
The Vegetarian Resource Group (VRG)
"...a non-profit organization dedicated to educating the public on vegetarianism and the interrelated issues of health, nutrition, ecology, ethics, and world hunger. In addition to publishing the Vegetarian Journal, VRG produces and sells cookbooks, other books, pamphlets, and article reprints."
Site includes vegetarian & vegan recipes, discussion boards, nutritionists, medical doctors, experts, authors, articles, newsletter.