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post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-09-22 17:00:00
2014-09-22 22:00:00

MD on Sept. Mondays: COK Benefit at The Judge’s Bench

Meatless Monday at The Judge’s Bench! Every Monday, this neighborhood bar in Historic Ellicott City offers a special on select vegan menu items. Get $1.00 off when you order the Chick’n Chili, Vegan Jammies, or the Hazelnut Cutlet Sandwich and $1.00 will also be donated to Compassion Over Killing.

WHEN: Mon., Sept. 22 and 29 from 5 to 10 pm
WHERE: The Judge’s Bench
8385 Main St.
Ellicott City, MD 21043


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-09-23 11:00:00
2014-09-23 21:00:00

DC on Sept. 23: COK Benefit Day at Woodland’s

Feed your body and soul at Woodland’s Vegan Bistro! On the fourth Tuesday of each month, you can help us help animals when you eat at this 100% vegan, local favorite. Offering fresh juice and smoothies, hearty sandwiches and entrees, salads, and their ever-popular mac and cheese, everyone will find a dish perfect for them at Woodland’s. Dine in or carry out to have 10% of your bill automatically donated to COK.

WHEN: Tues., Sept. 23 from 11am to 9pm
WHERE: Woodland’s Vegan Bistro
2929 Georgia Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001
METRO: Columbia Heights station (green/yellow line)


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-09-27 08:30:00
2014-09-27 17:30:00

MN on Sept. 27: Their Lives, Our Voices

Come out and enjoy the company of other like-minded animal advocates for the 5th annual Their Lives, Our Voices conference! This event gathers activists from all over the Midwest region for a high-quality, hands-on inspiring event focused on empowering animal advocates of all ages. Tickets are on sale – register now!

WHEN: Sat., Sept. 27 from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
WHERE: Hanson Hall
1122 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
REGISTER: Purchase your ticket now!


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-09-27 10:00:00
2014-09-27 12:00:00

VA on Sept. 27: Charlottesville Tofurky Trot

COK is thrilled to be a beneficiary of the Charlottesville Tofurky Trot! Come run, trot, or walk to support the health and vitality of Charlottesville while also supporting COK’s work to protect animals. This 5K is open to all levels of fitness and there will be FREE vegan snacks and prize drawings afterwards! We’ll trot through historic downtown Charlottesville and finish up near Lee Park where the 18th annual Charlottesville Vegetarian Festival will be kicking off at 11 am. Sign up today to ensure you receive a race t-shirt!

WHEN: Sat., Sept. 27 from 10 am to 12 pm
WHERE: McGuffey Park
198 W High St
Charlottesville, VA 22902
REGISTER: 2014 Charlottesville Tofurky Trot


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-09-27 11:00:00
2014-09-27 17:00:00

VA on Sept. 27: Tabling at Charlottesville Vegetarian Fest

Join Compassion Over Killing at the 18th Annual CVille Vegetarian Fest for a day full of food, music, and fun! Taking place right after the Tofurky Trot, this FREE event will feature local music, speakers, and cooking demonstrations. COK will be there exhibiting during the festival and would love to have some volunteers lend a hand at our table – please sign up to join us!

WHEN: Sat., Sept. 27 from 11 am to 5 pm
WHERE: Lee Park
1st & E Market St
Charlottesville, VA 22902
VOLUNTEER: Sign up here!


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-09-27 12:00:00
2014-09-27 16:00:00

CA on Sept. 27: Leafleting at the 4th Annual Taste of Mexico

Help us celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by sharing delicious vegan recipes from our popular Spanish-language recipe guide, Comida con Amigos! The Taste of Mexico invites more than 4,000 people to sample food from a variety of LA’s Mexican restaurants and will feature mariachi bands and other entertainment.

WHEN: Sat., Sept. 27 from 12pm to 4pm
WHERE: La Plaza De Las Culturas y Artes
501 N. Main St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
VOLUNTEER:  E-mail jbhumitra@cok.net


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-09-27 15:30:00
2014-09-27 17:30:00

CA on Sept. 27: Animal Law Guild Conference 2014

Ever wonder how to be a more effective animal advocate through legislation? Attend the 2014 Animal Law Guild Conference held at Loyola University and learn from the very best in animal law! Our very own general counsel, Cheryl Leahy, will be a featured speaker discussing her work with COK and how she got involved with making a difference for animals by attacking the issue from the legal perspective. Register now!

WHEN: Sat., Sept. 27 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm
WHERE: Loyola Law School
919 Albany Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Robinson Court Room, Girardi Advocacy Center
REGISTER: 2014 Animal Law Guild Conference 


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-09-28 10:00:00
2014-09-28 16:00:00

MN on Sept. 28: COK Speaking at Twin Cities VegFest

The Twin Cities VegFest is back for another year– and this time, Compassion Over Killing will NOT be missing out on all the fun! This veg-tastic event features FREE vegan food samples, vendors, and speakers! Not only will COK be exhibiting– our very own Erica Meier will be speaking! You definitely do not want to miss out– sign up to join us!

WHEN: Sun., Sept. 28 from 10 am to 4 pm
WHERE: Coffman Memorial Union
300 16th Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
VOLUNTEER: Sign up here!


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-10-07 08:15:00
2014-10-07 20:00:00

DC on October 7: COK Benefit Day at Soupergirl

On the first Tuesday of each month, you can help us help animals simply by enjoying a delicious, all-vegan meal at Soupergirl! With two locations now open, you’ll always find freshly made soups, salads, and more on the rotating menu. Dine in or grab-n-go and a portion of your bill will automatically be donated to COK.

WHEN: Tues., Oct. 7 from 8:15am to 8:00pm
WHERE: Soupergirl
314 Carroll St., NW
Washington, DC 20012
New Location:
1829 M St., NW
Washington, DC 20036
METRO: Carroll St: Takoma station (red line)
M St: Farragut North station (red line)


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-10-08 11:15:00
2014-10-08 22:00:00

MD on Oct. 8: COK Benefit Day at Vegetable Garden

Support Compassion Over Killing while enjoying your favorite vegan Asian dishes. On the second Wednesday of every month, the restaurant’s owners will generously donate 10% of your bill to COK – lunch, dinner, dine in, or takeout! Visit the new location in Silver Spring to be delighted by Vegetable Garden’s delicious and nutritious meals.

WHEN: Wed., October 8 from 11:15am to 10pm
WHERE: Vegetable Garden
3830 International Drive
Silver Spring, MD 20906


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-10-30 19:00:00
2014-10-30 22:00:00

NYC on Oct. 30: Vegan Drinks Benefit

Compassion Over Killing is excited to be chosen as the Vegan Drinks NYC beneficiary for the month of October! Join us on October 30th at Fontana’s Bar in Chinatown for a fun evening of networking with other like-minded individuals. Save the date– more details to come!

WHEN: Thurs., Oct. 30 from 7 pm to 10 pm
WHERE: Fontana’s Bar
105 Eldridge St
New York, NY 10002


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-12-06 00:01:00
2014-12-06 23:59:00

DC on Dec. 6: COK’s Holiday Celebration!

Save the date: On Sat., Dec. 6 we want you to join us for our annual holiday fundraising celebration! It promises to be an evening filled with lots of vegan food, friends, entertainment, and more. Mark your calendar now and stay tuned for details.

WHEN: Sat., Dec 6
WHERE: Civic Center: One Veterans Pl, Silver Spring, MD 20910
METRO: Silver Spring station (red line)