Get Involved

Spread the Word

Help make the pledge a success by recruiting students on your campus to sign the pledge. If you have an animal rights, environmental, or veggie group at your school, send out an email to the group listserv with a link to the pledge. Even better, set up a table to recruit pledgers in your campus cafeteria or student center. Download a pledge signup sheet here (and then plug in the signups on the online pledge) or table with a computer and have students sign directly.

Hold a Veg Pledge event on or around Veg Pledge Kickoff Day,
Saturday, May 1st, 2010

Hold a vegan dinner or potluck. You may able to get your food costs covered by Vegfund.

Host a film screening with a documentary on animal rights like Earthlings, Peaceable Kingdom, or The Witness.

Organize a guest lecture on issues related to vegetarianism. For potential guest speaker contacts email

Ask your campus dining service to serve veg-friendly meals during and after the Pledge. Check out this sample letter to dining management.

Set up a vegan display on your campus. Students for Animal Rights offers a free “Why Vegan” display poster for your campus that you can download here.

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Total number of pledges: [ 1900 ]
Total number of animals spared from slaughter: [ 33726 ]
Total resulting reduction in carbon dioxide emisions: [ 391249 ]          
Total resulting reduction in livestock manure waste: [ 782765 ]

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