VegFund is committed to promoting vegan living as fundamentally important in its positive impact on human health and well-being, world hunger, environmental and climate health, efficient use of land and water resources, wildlife and habitats, and as the most effective means to exclude all forms of animal exploitation. Since 2009, they have awarded over $15.7 million in grants to grassroots groups and individuals in 78 countries throughout the world. They provide resources to help advance advocacy efforts in all areas and highlight the work they fund to connect a global community of activists. Learn more HERE.
Austin’s Office of Sustainability was formed in 2010 and manages the Climate Program. They help reduce the City’s carbon footprint, allowing Austin to be more resilient to the effects of climate change. They ensure Austin’s programs run sustainably and include green purchasing, energy conservation, recycling, green building, resource and water conservation, greenhouse gas reduction, and environmental reporting metrics. And they recognize and support innovative projects that inspire action in areas like air quality, food equity, and climate protection. Learn more HERE.
PRIZE SPONSOR! Cinnaholic is the original, gourmet cinnamon roll bakery in Austin. Their handcrafted cinnamon rolls and desserts are 100% vegan plant-based, and dairy-free. Visit them at 10000 Research Blvd UNIT 136, Austin, TX 78759 and give them a FOLLOW!