Animal Writes
© sm
From 30 March 2003 Issue

Vegetarian Leafleting for Religious Holidays

Spring brings religious holidays. Would you please consider adding a special animal-friendly element to these occasions by encouraging people to adopt a vegan lifestyle? It’s easy to reach people as they go to their place of worship and remind them that people of all faiths have a moral obligation to consider a vegan diet, just by passing out our leaflets. Religious gatherings offer wonderful opportunities to spread the vegan message. (If you want to learn more about the link between the religious teachings of mercy and compassion and veganism, please visit,,, and/or

If you can schedule a little time in the coming weeks, please send me an e-mail message with your name and mailing address (no P.O. boxes, please), as well as the faith of the congregation that you will be giving this material to, so that we can send you the most appropriate items. (Request our general vegetarian literature if you prefer—you can always hand that out anywhere!) We’ll send you a stack of leaflets as well as our “vegetarian business cards” that offer a free vegetarian starter kit. If you are interested in showing our “Meet Your Meat” video, too, we’re happy to send you a copy as well. (View the video online at

It has never been easier to live an animal-friendly lifestyle—an estimated 1 million people are going vegetarian every year in the United States. Your help is crucial in continuing this positive trend. Please consider committing to leafleting at least once a week or once a month—one or two hours of your time can truly help make the world a kinder place. We’ll gladly supply you with all the literature you need. Please also visit for 25 great ways to promote veganism in your community. Thank you for all you do for animals. They truly need you.

Megan Hartman, Department Coordinator
International Grassroots Campaigns
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
757-622-7382 ext. 1464
[email protected] 

Go on to Holocaust
Return to 30 March 2003 Issue
Return to Newsletters

** Fair Use Notice**
This document may contain copyrighted material, use of which has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owners. I believe that this not-for-profit, educational use on the Web constitutes a fair use of the copyrighted material (as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law). If you wish to use this copyrighted material for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.

Home Page




Your comments and inquiries are welcome

This site is hosted and maintained by:
The Mary T. and Frank L. Hoffman Family Foundation
Thank you for visiting

Since date.gif (991 bytes)