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VoC Conference Kick-Off Event at Farm Sanctuary, NY

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Farm Sanctuary

3100 Aikens Road

Watkins Glen, NY 14891

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Veganism of Color Virtual Conference Kick-Off Special (In-Person) Event

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Special In-Person Event for Vegans of Color!

We’ll be kicking off the VoC virtual conference at Farm Sanctuary, Watkins Glen, NY with a unique in-person event at 2pm prior to the online conference at 7:30pm that same day (Saturday, September 14th, 2019).

*Please register for a ticket to receive complete program details as they are finalized, which include possible transportation access and more*

The event will include discussion space around consistent anti-oppression veganism and reflection about self-caring as it relates to Vegan Activists of Color. We will also have the opportunity to tour the sanctuary and more.

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This is a FREE, Vegans of Color-centered, in-person event in which VoC will meet in a safe space inclusive of nonhuman animals (Watkins Glen, Farm Sanctuary) hosted by Julia Feliz Brueck, founder of VeganismOfColor.com and Sanctuary Publishers in collaboration with Kameke Brown from Farm Sanctuary, Watkins Glen and its nonhuman residents.

The event will mark the start of the mini VoC Virtual Conference, which will be held online on September 14th at 7:30pm. The conference will include talks by vegan activists of color and will conclude on September 15th at 2pm EST with a LIVE virtual Q&A panel made up of the conference speakers, whom are based all over the world.

Check VeganismOfColor.com for updates and details of the conference.

Proposed Schedule for the Kick-Off Event at Farm Sanctuary:

1pm - Possible VoC group transportation to Farm Sanctuary, Watkins Glen from Ithaca (details to come; please confirm if you would need transportation)

2pm VoC Arrive/Meet & Greet

230pm Talks by Kameke Brown and Julia Feliz and VoC discussion space

330pm Meet the residents/tour of the Sanctuary

600pm Building VoC Community over a Plant-Based Meal

(let us know of any food sensitivities or requirements you may have!)

730pm Group viewing of the Virtual Conference Talks at Farm Sanctuary

9pm VoC group transportion back to Ithaca

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Transportation & Event are FREE for Vegans of Color - thank you to Farm Sanctuary's generosity!

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