AR2018 Sponsors


Below are our sponsors from AR2018. We thank each one for their support and hope they will join us again. Sponsor opportunities for AR2019 can be found here.

A Well-Fed World is a vegan hunger relief and animal protection organization that partners with and financially strengthens vegan feeding/farming programs… farmed animal care/rescue… and vegan/animal advocacy. AWFW provides immediate assistance to people and animals in need, as well as works for long-term, structural change. Key programs include: Global Grants, Plants-4-Hunger (a gift-giving alternative to Heifer International), Ethiopian School Lunch Partnership, and Humane Facts/Loopholes.

Animal Equality is a voice for farmed animals all over the world — inspiring society, companies and policy makers to adopt compassionate changes for animals. The organization is currently active in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Spain, Mexico, Brazil, and India.

Compassion Over Killing (COK) is a national nonprofit 501(c)(3) animal advocacy organization headquartered in Washington, DC. For over 21 years, COK has been worked to end the abuse of farmed animals through undercover investigations, litigation, corporate outreach, public education, vegan advocacy, and other programs.

Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM) is a national non-profit organization working to end the use of animals for food through public education and grassroots activism. FARM believes in the inherent self-worth of animals, enhanced environmental protection, and public health.

Mercy For Animals (MFA) is an international nonprofit animal protection organization dedicated to preventing cruelty to farmed animals and promoting compassionate food choices and policies.

Miyoko's Kitchen cracked the code on making 100% non-dairy cheese, butter, and other goodies from organic, real foods like nuts, legumes, and other plant-based ingredients. Using traditional creamery cultures, age-old cheesemaking techniques, and modern technology, Miyoko’s products lead the way into the future of food innovation where real food gets reinvented into new and exciting forms.

The Humane League, a nonprofit organization, works to reduce this suffering by organizing and advocating for meaningful change on both a systemic and individual level.  We combine our hard-hitting corporate campaigns with effective grassroots advocacy to raise public awareness, promote industry change and support individual change.

The Animal Legal Defense Fund’s mission is to protect the lives and advance the interests of animals through the legal system. ALDF accomplishes this mission by filing high-impact lawsuits to protect animals from harm, providing free legal assistance and training to prosecutors to assure that animal abusers are punished for their crimes, supporting tough animal protection legislation and fighting legislation harmful to animals, and providing resources and opportunities to law students and professionals to advance the emerging field of animal law.

Animal Place is one of the largest and oldest animal sanctuaries in the nation. We operate a 600-acre sanctuary in Grass Valley, California, and a 60-acre animal shelter in Vacaville, California. Animal Place extends compassion to all life with a special emphasis on farmed animals. This is executed by providing permanent sanctuary, education, legislation and appropriate placement of needy animals.

CompassionWorks International is a leading organization in the fight against institutionalized animal cruelty. From taking on the circus to zoos to trophy hunting, CWI focuses on community-centered education, legal advocacy, and investigation to make productive change for animals. We envision a more compassionate world—a world in which all animals are able to live their lives free from tanks, cages, slaughterhouses, and all forms of unnecessary harm and suffering

Indraloka Animal Sanctuary provides “heaven on earth” for farm animals that have nowhere else to turn.  They inform, inspire, and empower the community, especially children, on ways in which we can better care for ourselves and the environment while helping animals in need. They advocate for a kind and compassionate diet and lifestyle that protects animals, the earth, and our own health

International Primate Protection League (IPPL) is a grassroots non-profit organization dedicated to protecting the world's remaining primates, great and small. Among their many activities, they organize international protest campaigns, conduct investigations, operate a sanctuary for rescued gibbon apes in South Carolina, and offer financial support for other activities that help monkeys and apes.

Stop Animal Exploitation NOW! is a national non-profit animal advocacy organization dedicated to the rights of all animals. Their mission is to end the exploitation of animals imprisoned in laboratories by educating the public with the reality of what is happening inside the vivisection industry and engaging government agencies to enforce laws, issue citations, and levy fines against criminal labs.

Afro-Vegan Society is a social justice organization whose mission is to provide information and resources to help people in marginalized communities transition to vegan living. Through community-based vegan advocacy and outreach, Afro-Vegan Society aims to assist people in making healthier, kinder more sustainable lifestyle choices.

Animal Hero Kids fosters empathy and kindness by encouraging and recognizing compassionate and courageous acts helping all species of animals and offering complimentary, interactive, direct school programs focusing on kids, teens rescuing animals reaching 30,000 students each year.

Faunalytics is a nonprofit research organization dedicated to helping animals by providing useful information to advocates to help them increase their impact. Faunalytics conducts essential research like impact evaluations, opinion polls, audience surveys, focus groups and other types of studies. Our results can help you understand how people think, so you can choose the best ways to influence them.

Help Animals India is a USA non-profit 501(c)(3) charity dedicated to supporting efficient and effective animal protection organizations in India.They strive to put donor contributions to work where they are most needed and can do the most good. One of their main missions is animal birth control. They also assist in building sanctuaries, purchasing ambulances and providing education.

In Defense of Animals (IDA) is an international animal protection organization with over 250,000 supporters and a 30-year history of fighting for animals, people and the environment through education, campaigns and hands-on rescue facilities in India, Africa, and rural Mississippi. is a social media news network producing daily videos on animals rights and the vegan lifestyle. JaneUnChained’s #LunchbreakLIVE is a daily vegan cooking show, airing at 12:30pm Pacific/3:30p Eastern on JaneUnChained’s Facebook page which has a quarter of a million followers and rising.

Luvin Arms Animal Sanctuary is a place of refuge for abused, or neglected farm animals. We work to inspire our community to think differently and promote a more compassionate lifestyle through education and outreach programs.

Pasado’s Safe Haven is dedicated to ending animal cruelty and neglect. Our sanctuary is home to hundreds of animals including dogs, cats, and farmed animals. Most arrived from abuse or neglect and now live out their lives in peace and safety. In addition to providing sanctuary and rehabilitation to animals who have suffered from cruelty and neglect, we advocate for better laws to protect animals and work to educate the public about how they help end animal cruelty – for all animals.

Piedmont Farm Animal Refuge is a non-profit farm animal sanctuary and educational facility. The Refuge specializes in unique housing, naturalistic environments, and a robust enrichment program for our 100+ farm animal residents. Founded in 2012, the Refuge is located in the Triangle region of North Carolina.

The Pollination Project is a global funding platform making small grants of $1000 every day to startup projects that create a more sustainable, just, peaceful and compassionate world.

The Save Movement is comprised of groups around the world who bear witness of pigs, cows, chickens and other farmed animals en route to slaughter. Our goals are to raise awareness about the plight of farmed animals, to help people become vegan, and to build a mass-based, grassroots animal justice movement.

The Stolen Lives Project's Kéry is a freelance photographer, videographer and journalist who works with non profits to help promote and help them in anyway possible. In addition she and her partner travel around the world to bare witness, document animal issues and educate others categories.

United Poultry Concerns is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the compassionate and respectful treatment of chickens, turkeys, ducks and other domestic fowl. We hold that the treatment of these birds in the areas of food production, science, education, entertainment, and humane companionship situations has a significant effect upon human, animal, and environmental welfare. We seek to make the public aware of the ways in which poultry are used, and to promote the benefits of a vegan diet and lifestyle.

Vegan Outreach is a grassroots animal advocacy group working to promote veganism through the widespread distribution of printed informational booklets. They focus on reaching the people who are motivated enough to make changes now—of which there are always many in our target audience who just need some additional encouragement.

Veganuary is a charity dedicated to saving the lives of millions of animals and reducing environmental destruction, by inspiring  people around the world to ‘try vegan’ for the month of January. We’re proud to say that this month-long challenge has driven long-term behavior change, with most participants choosing to stay vegan after Veganuary ended. Through year-round activity, we aim to make veganism an accessible and accepted way of life that everyone can engage with and enjoy.

VegFund empowers vegan activists worldwide by funding effective outreach programs that inspire people to choose and maintain a vegan lifestyle. Grant programs include vegan food sampling, video and movie screenings, online campaigns, merit awards, and other innovative forms of vegan advocacy. We provide tips and guidelines to make your event a success. Host your own outreach event  — apply for a grant today!

Field Roast Grain Meat Company creates artisan vegan meats that are made with real ingredients and traditional food making practices. Field Roast’s grain meat is a protein-rich meat option that is made simply and in small batches. Original makers of vegan grain meats.

Karner Blue Capital is the pioneer of compassionate investing. In collaboration with our investors and through our investment allocations, education and engagement, we strive to influence the behavior of corporations in society, benefitting the sustainability of the planet and its living creatures. Through our unique animal welfare strategy, Karner Blue Capital strives to lift animal welfare standards across all industries, giving a voice to those that cannot speak.

Lika, The Amazing Protein Company's mission is to better feed the world.  Our pioneering plant proteins are made from all-natural ingredients that offer the same eating experiences you've come to know and love; keeping everything you enjoy about how you eat-- taste, texture, and nutrition-- while substantially lowering what you don't; calories, cholesterol and saturated fat

Tofurky's products are created to promote the health and vitality of communities and ecosystems. For more than 35 years, they have innovated to create delicious and sustainable veg-friendly food.

VegNews, the world's largest vegan media brand, serves up the latest in news, recipes, interviews, travel, products, cookbooks, and more through its flagship magazine and award-winning digital properties.

Joshua Levine is a Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor with RBC Wealth Management. He specializes in animal welfare investing through customized social screening and shareholder advocacy.  Joshua works with individual investors and nonprofits to provide highly customized financial and investment solutions.  Joshua’s team is structured to provide a consultative relationship with clients to preserve their wealth, develop detailed Investment and Social Policy statements, and construct properly diversified portfolios within the context of supporting animal welfare

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