As most of you know me, my love for all living souls and what the Farm Sanctuary does to help save lives ... I am again walking for Farm Animals 2016. I am also helping coordinate the event. Please help support me and donate whatever you can $5, $10, $20, $50...anything will help.
For me, it's not about having to be vegan. It's about appreciating life and how living souls are treated. The Farm Sanctuary helps animals which have been tremendously abused or thrown to the streets like trash. They will come out and save those animals. Many farm animals have been so frightened and escaped factory farms, running the streets to try and find freedom. The Farm Sanctuary comes and saves them. So many have been undercover to expose factory farms, the inhumane treatment and unneccassary brutal beatings, forcing extremely ill cows into slaughter (which means disease is in your children's food), and raping of animals...the Farm Sanctuary helped expose these cruel acts. They need additional funding to help make these farms a better place.
So, if for one second, you believe we need to change how animals are treated in factory farms or just adore me and my fight, please donate. It's a non-profit and tax write-off. Much love,
Take a step closer to a more compassionate world at the 2016 Chicago Walk for Farm Animals and Fun Run!
Join the movement on October 1st, 2016 at Chicago’s Belmont Harbor to raise funds and awareness for Farm Animals. Come with friends, family, and neighbors for a two-mile walk or run along Chicago’s lakefront. Registration will begin at 7:45 a.m. Opening ceremonies will begin at 8:45 followed by the walk and fun run.
After the walk, participants will gather at the eighth annual Chicago VeganMania for a daylong celebration of compassionate living, including a presentation from Farm Sanctuary President and Co-founder Gene Baur at 11 a.m. at the Main Presentation Stage.
The Chicago Walk for Farm Animals and Fun Run is limited to the first 200 compassionate supporters, so register today to reserve your spot on the starting line.
You can be a part of the movement by volunteering at the 2016 Chicago Walk for Farm Animals and Fun Run. We need event volunteers to make sure our event is a success! We have several volunteer opportunities, please email email@example.com or register today. Thank you so much for ALL of your support.
The Walk For Farm Animals
The Walk for Farm Animals has been part of Farm Sanctuary since the beginning. In 1986, we didn’t yet have our sanctuary in Watkins Glen, but we had a small group of dedicated volunteers who helped us establish the first Walk for Farm Animals in support of our mission to stop animal abuse and suffering. Those first efforts were modest by today’s standards, but they helped fund the down payment for what became our first official shelter and national headquarters.
From those humble beginnings, the Walks have continued to be a vital part of our fundraising and outreach efforts and keep growing as more people learn about farm animal issues and want to help. The funds raised by the Walks support our work to rescue farm animals, provide urgent care and lifelong refuge, as well as our education and advocacy efforts for farm animals everywhere. Over the years, the Walks have raised nearly $2 million for Farm Sanctuary thanks to the dedication of our volunteer Walk Coordinators and our amazing walkers! You can join the movement and start making a difference today by registering for the 2016 Chicago Walk for Farm Animals and Fun Run!