October 19th, 2013: The 4th Annual
Tampa Bay Veg Fest featured local restaurants with vegetarian and vegan
food; live music; fun and games for kids; healthy-living and eco-friendly
exhibitors; info on local nonprofits; animal adoptions; and well-known national
and local guest speakers.
FVA held its annual Have-A-Heart Fundraising Dinner & Silent
Auction at Trang Viet Cuisine. Fun outbidding each other for great
items. Cathy Unruh & Jonathan Balcombe were key speakers.
2013: FVA held many Ringling Circus demos to help educate the attendees about
the animal abuses that Ringling imposes on the wild animals.
October 13th, 2012: The
3rd AnnualTampa Bay Veg Fest
featured local restaurants with vegetarian and vegan food; live music; fun and
games for kids; healthy-living and eco-friendly exhibitors; info on local
nonprofits; animal adoptions; and well-known national and local guest speakers.
Thanksgiving Day, 2010: Over 200 people attended our annual ThanksVegan Feast! Celebrating great food and great friends! See photos here
Oct. 2010: FVA members participated in the annual Walk for Farm Animals (fundraiser for Farm Sanctuary). Approx. 60 people walked to raise funds and to raise awareness of the plight of farmed animals! Photos here
Oct. 2010: FVA participated in the Central Florida Veg Fest in Orlando. We gave out hundreds of samples of non-dairy milks (rice, soy, and almond). Photos here
Oct. 2010: Our 1st annual TAMPA BAY VEG FEST! Such a huge success. See comments and photos here!
Sept. & Oct. 2010: FVA members attended meetings of the Animal Advisory Board of Hillsborough County to show support during discussions of a dog Anti-Tethering Ordinance. To sign the anti-tethering petition click here.
Sept. 2010: We had our annual fundraiser car & dog wash. We had fun while raising funds for Wildlife Haven and Sarasota In Defense of Animals. Photos here
June 2010: FVA joined In Defence of Animals to demonstrate for Elephants in captivity. Watch the video!
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