Category: Animal Rights in NY

Rochester Vegan Community Center

ARRoc has a great opportunity!  Our VP Mary is beginning a new business in a commercial space at 12 Edmonds Street, just off Monroe Avenue near Goodman.  It’s called Rochester Vegan Community Center, and she’s offering ARRoc use of the…

Recap: International Cube Day

ARRoc volunteers made the best of a rainy morning on November 5th, Anonymous for the Voiceless‘ International Cube Day, with a Cube of Truth at South and Gregory.  Thanks to Darren for bringing a canopy and Mary for hauling the…

Cube of Truth: Recap 11/4 & International Cube Day 11/5

Thank you to Darren, Walter, Mike L, Mary, and Andy for coming to the Public Market today to show people the truth about animals used for food via Anonymous for the Voiceless.  Walter won the Statue Award when he stood…

Roc Vegan Guide

ARRoc and RAVS, under VegFest, are introducing a new initiative to help local restaurants provide vegan menus, which we will promote. Offering vegan options just makes good business sense due to changing preferences of a significant number of non-vegans, and…

Recap: Stand Up 10/26

Thank you to Carol, Lyn, Holly, Katie, Darren, Susan, Andy, and Dave for attending the demonstration on Monroe Avenue at 490 yesterday evening.  Thanks to Mary for organizing and bringing the stuff!

Recap: Cube of Truth 10/21

We were a small but effective Cube of Truth on Saturday, 10/21, using TVs to show passers-by the truth about animals used for food.  Thanks to Darren and Mike L, and to Mary for also leading, and hauling the stuff.

Recap: Cube of Truth October 14

What a great demonstration! Thank you Mary, Darren, Leanne, Graham, Falicia, plus Val and Leslie who drove from Buffalo, and Mike who came from Syracuse! We had 31 people stop, talk to us and take Veganism seriously including Steve who…

Recap: October 5 and October 12 Stand Up For Animals

Thank you Darren Carol, David, Martha, Beth, Leanne, Holly, Katie, Robyn, Walter, Lyn, Mary, and Ellie for standing up for animals and spreading the vegan message to Rochester I-490 travelers, this time at Monroe Avenue on October 5th! Thank you Tina,…

Recap: Stand Up 10/2

We had a great turnout on Monday for our Stand Up for Animals.  We bought a 3 x 12′ “Go Vegan” banner with member dues and donations (thank you!) which we displayed to heavy rush hour traffic at Culver Road…