Category: News

Vegan Billboard Going Up Soon

Our billboard will be going up February 6th on Scottsville Road between Paul and Jefferson Roads, and remaining there until March 5th.  This illuminated 10 x 22′ sign is on a busy commuter route, and there is not a lot…

New Name! New Web Address!

On November 28th, 2016, the ARAUNY board of directors met and voted to change our organization’s name to Animal Rights Rochester, Inc., or ARRoc (or ARROC). New name and web address – same great work!

Vegan Billboard Funded!

A huge thank-you to all who donated to our billboard fundraiser!  Our AR community is wonderfully generous.  We’ll be moving forward with this project, and will let you know when and where to look for this beautiful billboard.

Vegan Billboard!

ARAUNY is starting an advertising campaign throughout the Rochester area to spread awareness about the cruelty endured by animals destined to become food. Our first project is to rent a billboard to be displayed in a prominent place in Rochester.…

Ithaca Voice quotes ARAUNY about Declawing Ban

ARAUNY was contacted recently for an article in The Ithaca Voice about the proposed ban on declawing cats, and our VP was interviewed.  Thanks, Martha!


ARAUNY has signed on as a Partner Organization of the Rochester People’s Climate Coalition, a rapidly growing coalition of organizations and businesses throughout the Rochester area, who share an interest in taking a stand against climate change. As you’re probably…

New Leadership at ARAUNY

January 1st, Lois Baum stepped down after 14 years as ARAUNY’s President.  Tina, Vice President for 1½ years, is stepping up as President, and long-time member and past board member Martha Sullivan is now V.P. Thank you to Lois for…