Vegan organizations

Support for transitioning to a plant-based diet 

Sustainable Diet 

Try Veg

Choose Veg

Nutrition education — Kathryn Pollard 


Vegan organizations in Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh Vegan Society

Vegan Pittsburgh

Philadelphia Veg Fest


Vegan organizations in New York

Albany Veg Fest

Buffalo Vegetarian Society

Club Veg of Southern Tier New York  —

Cornell University Vegan Society

Mid-Hudson Vegetarian Society:

Rochester Area Vegetarian Society

Viva Veggie Society, New York City


Animal sanctuaries

Acres of Hope and Sanctuary for Animals (near Buffalo):

Catskill Animal Sanctuary

Farm Sanctuary  (near Watkins Glen)

Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary


Accommodation — upstate NY 

The Ginger Cat Bed and Breakfast is near Watkins Glen and Farm Sanctuary. The food is all vegan and delicious and the owner is very welcoming and knowledgeable about the area.  


Other organizations

Veg Fund

Coalition for Healthy School Food

Living a Vegan Life in Ithaca

Vegan-friendly restaurants in Ithaca