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Veg Society of DC:

Creating communities. For your health, the animals, and the planet.


Our Mission

The Veg Society of DC (VSDC) is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization promoting the benefits of veg eating through education, community-building, and social activities. VSDC welcomes people wherever they are on the path to an all-plant, vegan diet and lifestyle.

What We Do

We host a wide variety of activities and events that enhance and support a vibrant vegan lifestyle.

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Help us create a more compassionate and caring world by treating people, animals, and the planet with respect and kindness.

Become A Volunteer

Get involved, make friends and have fun. We are 100% volunteer driven.

Upcoming VSDC Events

Planet Bethesda – (all-vegan) Food, Fun, and Music Festival

Join VSDC and a number of other groups for the 2nd Annual Planet Bethesda Food, Fun, and Music Festival – an all-vegan event. The event…

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VSDC LGBTQIA+ Marches in the Capital Pride Parade

VSDC is so excited to march in the Capital Pride Parade with FARM (Farm Animal Rights Movement) on Saturday, June 10th! This is the perfect…

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Movie Watch Party, Discussion, and Vegan Food

Join VSDC for this month’s animal rights/vegan-themed Movie Watch Party and vegan food event on Saturday, June 10, in Fairfax VA. Socializing beforehand and discussion…

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VSDC LGBTQIA+ Bowling / Bocce and Vegan Food: Pinstripes, Bethesda MD

VSDC is so excited for the third meeting of the LGBTQIA+ subgroup! Because it is so important to have community, let’s continue our monthly tradition…

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Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary VSDC Members-only Volunteer Day

Join us for a volunteer day at Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary. Poplar can only accommodate 20 volunteers so we are limiting this to **current dues-paying**…

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Monthly Fun Run: Blue Bottle Coffee. Capital Crescent Trail. 6.0 miles

This is a fun 6-mile run that starts and ends at Blue Bottle Coffee in Georgetown. We will do an out and back, 6-mile run…

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VSDC 2021 Thanksgiving Celebration and Food/Supply Drive

The Veg Society of DC (VSDC) Vegan Thanksgiving Celebration is a festive, annual gala that brings together vegans, vegetarians, and non-vegetarians alike in a wonderful social setting. This year's speaker is Bruce Friedrich of The Good Food Institute. More information here.

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