FARM's Portland Office Grand Opening...

Would you like to eat tasty food, get a chance to win free prizes, check out the 10 Billion Lives truck while it's on a short break from veganizing thousands of teenagers, and meet FARM's staffers and directors? Well then we hope you'll stop by to check out our new office space! After 30 years operating solely out of the DC area, Farm Animal Rights Movement has opened our National Campaigns Office in Portland, OR! We are thrilled to be here and look forward to contributing to Portland's fantastic local vegan community while continuing to work on our national campaigns, like the highly successful 10 Billion Lives Tour.

FARM's local staff will be joined by Executive Director Michael Webermann, who will be in town from the main office in DC. The 10 Billion Lives truck will be parked right outside, screening a short documentary about the tour produced by Portland's Burning Hearts Media.

Hors D'oeuvres & Sweets generously provided by:

Portobello
Sweetpea Baking Company
Petunia's Pies & Pastries
Missionary Chocolates
Heidi Ho Veganics
Ahimsa Organics Vegan Cheese
DOOR 86 VEGAN Cheese
Papa G's Vegan Organic Deli
Back to Eden Bakery
...and others TBA!

Raffle tickets will be sold for $2 each, 6 for $10, or 15 for $20. Prizes generously provided by:

Back to Eden Bakery Book Publishing Co.
Cherokee Rose Inn
Compassion Company
Cornbread Cafe - Organic Vegan Comfort Food
Food Fight! Grocery
The Herbivore Clothing Company
Homegrown Smoker Vegan BBQ
Max & Ruffy's Natural Organic Treats for Dogs
Mirador Community Store
Red and Black Cafe
Sip Portland & CANTEEN
Truth Belts
Vaute Couture
Try Vegan PDX
Private Garden Cottage- Vegan Air BNB
...and others TBA!

We'll also have artwork on display and for sale by the talented vegan artist Julia Allisson Cost Gallery!

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  • deanna

    Congratulations to the winners of our raffle! Heather Cermak, Kris Skaro, Jayson Merkolovic, Debra Beers, Julie Shook, Stephanie Frankle, Siobhan Davis, Chelsea Davis, Cassie Bishop, Jill Natowitz, Melissa Bravo, Suzette Weber, Makana Kim, Rachel Stein, Veronica Ledoux, Crystal Lobo, Emiko Badillo, Gary and Sheryl Martel, Jose Ruiz, Anthony DeSimone, and Janessa Philemon-Kerp! Check your email for details on how to receive what you won! Thanks again everyone for coming out for FARM's grand opening! We really appreciate all of the support and enthusiasm we have been receiving and are so excited to be a part of the amazing Portland vegan community. See you again soon!

    2 · May 17, 2014

  • Leslie aka paul h.

    Lots of fun! Sorry I couldn't stay longer and socialize.

    Boy, the meat-analog corner was the popular spot!!!

    2 · May 16, 2014

  • Donna B.

    Fun, inclusive, educational...

    2 · May 16, 2014

  • Heather

    Fun - saw a lot of people but there wasn't any sign of who was in this Meetup as I would have liked to have met more people. BUT I still chatted with folks.

    2 · May 16, 2014

  • deanna

    it was great! huge turnout, especially in the first hour! great office space and great talking to lots of people!

    1 · May 16, 2014

  • Ole E.

    Excellent.

    2 · May 15, 2014

  • Katherine N.

    FUN TIME, GREAT FOOD !!! THANKS !

    2 · May 15, 2014

  • deanna

    We have so much food being donated, including vegan friendly beer from Laurelwood Brewery! We will also have a keg of root beer, and I can't even begin to mention the amazing raffle items we have. Long story short, you don't want to miss this event! See you there!

    3 · May 14, 2014

  • S

    Is there a suggested donation or cost to attend?

    May 14, 2014

    • deanna

      This is a free event. There will be a raffle for you to purchase tickets to participate in, and we will be accepting donations at the event as well.

      2 · May 14, 2014

  • Debbie K.

    I'm up at Mt. Tabor all week and get off around 6:00. This will be a fun stop before the trip home.

    1 · May 9, 2014

  • VeganSyd

    Good. I remember meeting the original founder, Alex Herschaft, back in the 1980's, and glad to see FARM still going, and stronger than ever!

    2 · April 30, 2014

  • deanna

    Thanks to Red and Black for donating a bottle opener and a $20 gift certificate for our raffle! http://www.redandblackcafe.com

    1 · April 30, 2014

  • deanna

    Thanks to Food Fight for donating a $20 gift certificate for our raffle! http://www.foodfightgrocery.com/

    1 · April 29, 2014

  • deanna

    Thanks to Compassion Company for donating a $25 gift certificate! http://compassionco.bigcartel.com/

    1 · April 28, 2014

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