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VSDC Booth at Animal Rights Conference: Saturday

Volunteers needed to staff the Vegetarian Society of DC (VSDC) table at the Animal Rights 2013 National Conference! An excellent opportunity to promote VSDC and the benefits of vegetarianism. The conference is hosted by Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM) and is a "whos-who" of animal activists and a great opportunity to meet like-minded people, shop for vegan goods in the exhibit hall, and learn about animal-friendly businesses and non-profits. For more information:

Please volunteer for this event by RSVP'ing and indicating your time preference. Specific shifts will be awarded via email to volunteers who provide contact information. This meetup event is for Saturday.

Volunteers needed:
Friday table: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Saturday table: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (please choose morning, early afternoon, or late afternoon)

Sunday table: 10:00 am – 5:30 pm


The Animal Rights 2013 National Conference takes place in Alexandria, Virginia at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center Hotel. You do not have to be a registered conference attendee to volunteer at the VSDC booth. A free shuttle ferries guests to and from the Pentagon City Metro Station (Blue and Yellow lines) and National Airport. The hotel is located at 5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria VA 22311, just northwest of the Seminary Rd exit on I-395, five miles south of the DC line. Parking is $5 at the hotel. More travel info:

When you RSVP, you will be prompted to provide your name, contact information, and a shift preference. This information will be available only to organizers. We need to have your name and contact information to schedule you for a volunteer shift. When you RSVP, you will receive an automated email confirmation from, but the actual volunteer scheduling is done through emails between organizers and volunteers. Thanks so much for your cooperation, and for your support of VSDC!

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  • Anne B.

    Thanks so much to everyone who volunteered!

    June 29, 2013

  • Farah

    Very diverse and informative

    June 29, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Anne, I see Rsvp's are closed. I am available to volunteer in the afternoon. Please send me a message if you still need help. Priya

    June 23, 2013

  • Shankar

    Morning session

    June 15, 2013

  • Susie

    I love tabling at this event and hate to miss it, but I have guests in town that weekend. :-(

    June 15, 2013

    • Anne B.

      Aw, thanks for letting me know! :)

      June 15, 2013

  • Anne B.

    Thanks so much to everyone who volunteered to help staff the VSDC booth at AR2013! Please make sure you have answered the RSVP questions with your name, contact info, and availability so I can contact you individually to schedule your shift. This RSVP list is just for booth volunteers. Thanks for volunteering! You do not have to be a registered attendee at the conference to volunteer at the booth. Also note that we are recruiting for all three days of the conference.

    June 8, 2013

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