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Upcoming Events


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-07-10 00:00:00
2014-07-13 00:00:00

CA on July 10 – 13: Animal Rights National Conference

Join us for the Animal Rights National Conference, the movement’s largest and longest-running conference. You’ll get a chance to network with like-minded people, participate in workshops, and get inspiration from hearing from dozens of dynamic speakers including COK’s Cheryl Leahy, Jaya Bhumitra, and Erica Meier. COK is also looking for volunteers to help us table in the exhibit hall!  Sign up below.

WHEN: Thu., July 10 – Sun., July 13
WHERE: Westin LAX
5400 West Century Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045
JOIN US: Get tickets or sign up to table

 


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-07-14 17:00:00
2014-07-14 22:00:00

MD on July 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., July 14, 21, and 28 from 5 to 10 pm
WHERE: The Judge’s Bench
8385 Main St.
Ellicott City, MD 21043

 


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-07-16 19:00:00
2014-07-16 20:30:00

DC on July 16: Leafleting at NoMa Summer Screen

Summer is here and so are great opportunities to help animals! Join us as we reach out to moviegoers at the NoMa Summer Screening of The Perks of Being a Wallflower. We will hand out Veg Guides to DC and Easy Vegan Recipes before everyone gets settled in for the film. Help us spread the bigger picture of compassion!

WHEN: Wed., July 16 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
WHERE: Meet to the left of the screen
2nd and L St NE
Washington DC 20002
METRO: NoMa-Gallaudet Station (Red Line)
VOLUNTEER:  Sign up form

 

 


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-07-20 11:00:00
2014-07-20 13:00:00

DC on July 20: Leafleting at FRESHFARM Market

Everyone could use a helping hand when it comes to new recipe ideas. Join us to hand out a little bit of veg-spiration at the FRESHFARM Market in Dupont Circle Sunday morning. We will meet up by the info tent before passing out our Easy Vegan Recipe booklets and Veg Guides to DC!

WHEN: Sun., July 20 from 11am to 1pm
WHERE: FRESHFARM Market
Meet by the Info Tent
20th St. NW between Massachusetts Ave. and Hillyer Pl.
Washington, DC 20036
METRO: Dupont Circle station (red line)
VOLUNTEER:  Sign up now!


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-07-23 13:00:00
2014-07-23 14:00:00

DC on July 23: Lunchtime Leafleting at Union Station

Join us for lunchtime leafleting! We’ll hand out Veg Guides to DC at one of the busiest Metro stations in DC: Union Station. Help us reach hundreds of people in less than an hour at this high-energy leafleting event!

WHEN: Wed., July 23 from 1pm to 2pm
WHERE: Meet at Center Café, Mezzanine level
(near Massachusetts Ave entrance)
Union Station
50 Massachusetts Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002
METRO: Union Station (Red Line)
VOLUNTEER: Sign up!

 


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-08-05 08:15:00
2014-08-05 20:00:00

DC on August 5: 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., August 5 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: 2014-09-01 00:01:00
2014-09-01 23:59:00

MA on Sept. 1: Nicole Furlan Races for Compassion

This year, our staff web developer, Nicole Furlan, is running many races for compassion to raise funds for COK – this is her eighth race of nine races! Please visit Nicole’s race page to see her list of races, learn more about why she’s running, and show your support to help her cross each finish line!

WHEN: Sun., Sept. 1
WHAT: 34th Annual Acushnet 4mi Race
RACE PAGE: Nicole Races for Compassion


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-09-07 00:01:00
2014-09-07 23:59:00

MA on Sept. 7: Nicole Furlan Races for Compassion

This year, our staff web developer, Nicole Furlan, is running many races for compassion to raise funds for COK – this is her final race of nine races! Please visit Nicole’s race page to see her list of races, learn more about why she’s running, and show your support to help her cross each finish line!

WHEN: Sun., Sept. 7
WHAT: 14th Annual Fort Phoenix 5K Race
RACE PAGE: Nicole Races for Compassion


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-09-12 00:00:00
2014-09-14 00:00:00

CA on Sept. 12 – 14: Tabling at the Green Festival

Join us at the 4th annual Green Festival, featuring the latest and greatest in all aspects of sustainable living and business. We need volunteers to table at this three-day event that draws thousands of attendees. We’ll be handing out our Vegetarian Guides to LA and Eating Sustainably brochures, in addition to paying people $1 to watch 4 minutes of factory farm footage.

WHEN: Fri., Sept., 12 – Sun., Sept. 14
WHERE: Westin LAX
5400 West Century Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045
SIGN UP: Select your shift

 


post type: incsub_event start date: 2014-09-20 11:00:00
2014-09-20 18:00:00

DC on Sept. 20: DC VegFest

Join us for the biggest vegetarian celebration in the nation’s capital! DC VegFest will be in a larger space at Yards Park this year with plenty of room for amazing vegan food vendors, exhibitors, speakers, and much more. Details will be announced soon so save the date and check DCVegFest.com for updates.

WHEN: Sat., Sept. 20 from 11 am to 6 pm
WHERE: Yards Park
N St. SE and 1st St. SE
Washington, DC 20003
METRO: Navy Yard (green line)
DETAILS: DCVegFest.com

 


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: 2014-09-28 10:00:00
2014-09-28 16:00:00

MN on Sept. 28: Tabling 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: 2014-12-06 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)