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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.

Donate Today

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

Veggie Biking: Anacostia River Trail to Navy Yard, DC

Please join us for a 26 or 14 mile round trip bike ride along the picturesque Anacostia River Trail. There are two starting points and…

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VSDC Book Club discusses “The Grammarians” (online)

Please join the Veg Society of DC Book Club discussion of “The Grammarians” by Cathleen Schine. This meeting will take place online, via zoom. Laurel…

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VSDC WFPB Group: Lunch at GreenFare Organic Cafe

Please join the VSDC Whole Food Plant Based (WFPB) Affinity Group for a wonderful meal at the all-vegan and WFPB GreenFare Organic Cafe in Herndon,…

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VSDC at Planet Maryland! Volunteer and/or Attend

Join VSDC at [Planet Maryland](https://planetseriesevents.org/maryland/), a **free, outdoor, all-vegan event** at Elm Street Park in Bethesda, Maryland, for fantastic food, speakers, kids’ korner, a beer…

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VSDC Packs Fruits and Veggies for Local Families in Need

Have you volunteered at a food bank and cringed as you helped pack foods, including meat and dairy, that don’t align with your values? Community…

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VSDC Volunteer Day at Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary

Join us for a VSDC volunteer day at Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary. Volunteer tasks will range from requiring some mobility and strength to low-impact activities,…

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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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