The Monthly Newsletters

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  • June Newsletter: Summer is here! (June 2021)
    • So Much News! Happy Animal Product Alternative Month! — “What Yoga Means To Me” by Karen Sommers — Immune Strengthening Foods — Recipe of the Month by Laura Ball — Our Monthly Raffle with new Prizes — Introducing VegFund & Resale to the Rescue.
  • Vegfest 2022 Date Announced!  (May 2021)
    • New Vegfest Date: Sunday, April 24, 2022, 11am – 5pm — Balsamic Eggplant on the Grill — Nutrition Tips for Arthritis — News from our Sponsor Nourish Produce —  Our Monthly Raffle featuring prizes from VBSM & Nourish Produce — “Transformation” story.
  • Celebrate Earth Month!  (April 2021)
    • Vegan Spanakopita — Monarch Butterflies — News from our Sponsor Centier Bank — Organic fertilizers and more — Down to Earth ($1 OFF Juice, and 20% OFF coupon) — Omega-3s in our Diets — “Why I’m Vegan” story — Our Monthly Raffle ($50 Money Tree and $25 Gift Card).
  • Happy Vegan St Patty’s Day!  (March 2021)
    • Easy Recipes — News from our Sponsor Beacon Community Impact — Companion Planting — About our sponsor Purple Porch Food Coop (plus 10% OFF coupon) — MIND diet — “Why I’m Vegan” story — Our monthly raffle sponsored by Pinellia Vegan Asian Restaurant.
  • A Compassionate Lifestyle (February 2021)
    • Choosing Veganism  —  20 Vegan Fast Food Options  —  25 Vegan Documentaries  —  Plant-Based Breakfast Recipes  —  New Vegan Breakfast Meats  —  Roselily Dinner for Two Raffle!  —  Interview with Roselily Chef Eamonn McParland  —  Winner of January Vegan Cheese Basket  —  Gratitude for VegFest Sponsor The University of Notre Dame  —  “The Microbiome – A Critical Player in Whole Body Health” by Jocelyn Antonelli, Director of Nutrition Services at Notre Dame  —  A Valued VegFest Vendor: A Bite with Mee  —  Laura Ball, Newsletter Volunteer and Recipe Taster: “Why I’m Vegan”
  • Happy Veganuary 2021!
    • Resources to Join the Movement  —  Cheesy, Nut-Free Recipes  —  What’s New  —  Raffle Prizes: Vegan Cheese Basket from Our Sponsor Martin’s Supermarkets and Product from Frangipani Skin Care  —  Sweet Potato and Black Bean Quesadilla Recipe  —  One of Our Valued VegFest Vendors: Arbonne  —  “Why I’m Vegan”  —  New Dining Guide of Regional Veg-Friendly Restaurants  —  Films for Long Winter Nights
  • Vegan in December (2020)
    • How Much Have You Saved?  —  Black Crow Give Away  —  Delicious Vegan Recipes  —  Is Your Booze Vegan?  —  Our Loyal Sponsors Art Decio and Goshen Heart & Vascular Center  —  VegFest Exhibitor of the Month: Barn Sanctuary  —  A Personal Story of Healing  —  “My Vegan Journey”
  • VegFest Holidays (November 2020)
    • World Vegan Day  —  Book of the Month  —  Meet a Sponsor  —  Vegan Stuffing  —  Pumpkin Three Ways  —  Meet VegFest Vendors  —  Enter a Raffle!  —  Order a Holiday Meal  —  Healthy Habits  —  Ornish Medicine  —  Healthy Pumpkin Pie  — The Vegan Society  —  “Why I’m Vegan”  —  Be/Meet a Mentor  —  Chill with Films