Tag: outreach

Metro Justice Alternative Fair

Friday and Saturday, December 5 and 6 ARAUNY tabled at this fair again this year – always a great fundraiser.  This year we were selling tote bags, beautiful jewelry, buttons, delicious baked goods, gently used AR books and t-shirts, and…

LTE: Animals Caught in Disconnect

The following letter to the editor was published in the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle October 8th: Relay for Life sponsors “delicious chicken BBQ.” Another Chance Pet Rescue hosts a “Chicken BBQ Fundraiser.” The list of groups and organizations that support…

LTE: Ban Barbaric Businesses

The following letter to the editor was published in the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle October 6, 2014: Ringling Brothers Circus is coming to Rochester at the end of the month. Both dog fighting and animal circuses abuse animals for profit…

Gandhi Institute Chooses Hydroponics

The M. K. Gandhi Institute of Nonviolence announced in February 2014 that they were planning to participate in an aquaponics program to help students from the aquaponics program at the School of Industry transition into the community. Fish would have…

Greentopia EcoFest

Many thanks to our fabulous volunteers who tabled this year’s Greentopia EcoFest! (Please note that there were additional volunteers who are not shown in these photos.) Lots of curious folks stopped by the ARAUNY booth which resulted in some great…

REPORT: Greentopia 2013

ARAUNY had a pretty good spot at Greentopia this year (9/14-15/13), on Browns Race (street) across from the Visitor’s Center (now reopening, btw). Had good neighbors too … one sold organic seeds and garlic, the other sold an anise-drink he’d…

EcoFest

Animal Rights Advocates of Upstate NY will be tabling at this weekend’s ECOFEST as part of the Greentopia Festival. Stop by on Saturday, 9/14 (10am – 6pm) or Sunday, 9/15 (11am – 5pm) to visit our table, and to check…

ARAUNY at Park Ave Festival, 2013

Thank you ALL for working the Park Ave Fest for ARAUNY 8/3-4/2013 (our 3rd year). You did great!  ARAUNY brought in money from sales, donations, and the raffle basket. You all kept things going, shifting smoothly from one time-slot to…

Park Avenue Festival

A BIG thank you to all of those who worked the ARAUNY booth at this year’s Park Avenue Festival! It was a great weekend of advocacy and spreading the Vegan ethic to our neighbors. Tabling is a wonderful way to…