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Whether you prefer to attend online, on the phone, or in-person, we offer a range of events to suit all animal advocates


Activist Appreciation Month

We celebrate Activist Appreciation Month in February with special programs to provide extra emotional and spiritual resources for you! This year, we're hosting additional webinars with authors Dr. Melanie Joy and Lani Muelrath. We've added new compassion fatigue and self-care tools too. Find out more here.


Sustainable Activism Webinars

1st Thursday of the Month, 5-6pm Pacific Time

Learn activist tips and tools to practice self-care, community care, and maintain sustainable activism with experts in the field.

Register for monthly Sustainable Activism Webinars and login here when they start. 

Catch up - watch our replays.


Vegan Spirituality Online Gatherings

2nd Thursday of the Month, 5-6pm Pacific Time

Explore veganism as a spiritual practice with co-hosts Sustainable Activism Campaign Director Lisa Levinson and “Peace to All Beings” author Judy Carman with guest speakers, group discussions, and guided meditations.

Register for monthly Vegan Spirituality Online Gatherings and login here when they start.

Catch up - watch our replays.


Animal Activist Online Support Group

4th Thursday of the Month, 5-6pm Pacific Time

Discuss burnout, self-care, compassion fatigue, infighting, anger, grief, depression, communicating with non-activists, and other activist concerns. Participate in this free, confidential support group by phone, smart phone, or computer.

Register for monthly Animal Activist Online Support Groups and login here when they start.

Join our Animal Activist Online Support Group on Facebook.

Watch one-minute Sustainable Activism video tips.



Join free, monthly gatherings to explore veganism as a spiritual practice through discussions, speaker presentations, guided meditations, outings, vegan potlucks, and more.

Find a Meetup or Facebook gathering near you on

Contact to start one in your area.



Enjoy speakers, yoga, meditation, a nature walk, vegan lunch, and an animal blessing with like-minded souls!

We're currently planning retreats in New York and California. Stay tuned for details! 


Celebrate your values of justice, equity, and compassion at Compassionfest with delicious vegan food, cruelty-free products, inspiring speakers, performers, and musicians.

CompassionFests are sponsored by In Defense of Animals, Dharma Voices for Animals, and A Well Fed World.

Learn about the next Compassionfest here.


The Great Compassion March

March with us on October 28 at the Orange County Fair and Event Center in Costa Mesa, CA. Details here.