Rhode Island Vegan Awareness is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to advocating veganism for a more peaceful and just world for all life. 

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Inspire justice and true respect for other species and the earth.  Our television PSA, bus advertisements, film screenings, Ask a Vegan tables, Pay-Per-View programs, library displays and more, have exposed compelling reasons to choose vegan. Featuring vegan cuisine at events helps people see how easy and delicious being vegan can be.

Educate the public with critical information.  Since 2001, RIVA has reached thousands through outreach tables, workshops, guest speakers, and the distribution of free literature.

Support the local community.  Our website, Facebook page, monthly meetings, annual events, fundraisers, and special events are all additional ways that RIVA creates a vegan friendly community.
Note: Rhode Island Vegan Awareness is a public charity and a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. 
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It is my pleasure to say congratulations to you Rhode Island Vegan Awareness!! We have exceeded all of our expectations and fundraising goals for our 15 Year Anniversary Celebration and Fundraiser!
Total Raised for RIVA: $2449.59

 This number illustrates that veganism is growing and we are making a difference! Thank you to all of our wonderful volunteers. Amazing things can happen when we all work together. Thank you all for your hard work and very generous support.

For the animals!




 Healthy School Lunch REVOLUTION
Ask Congress for the lunches you deserve -more vegetables, fruits, vegan foods, and non- dairy drinks.
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 Rhode Island Vegan Awareness is proud to be running two bus advertisements in Providence, RI.
Please visit our photo gallery to view the images.
More to come in 2016! Thank you for your continued support!