Defending the Innocent

We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization based in York, Pennsylvania. We advocate for animals by promoting veganism as a compassionate and ethical lifestyle that also benefits human health and our global environment.

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Featured Project

Trap / Neuter / Return – Jackson St. Cat Project

We have started our TNR  program back up again as of April 9. So far we have helped 33 cats and kittens on West Jackson Street.

This program is 100% funded by donations. Please consider helping us out.

Check out our blog post about the project!

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Upcoming Events

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Jun. 29, 2017

June Vegan Book Club

Join us for our upcoming book club meeting! Our book for the June meeting is Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? by Frans de Waal.

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Jul. 09, 2017

Chalking Front St in the Burg

Come out to chalk messages of compassion for animals with us!

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Jul. 21, 2017

Bake Sale / Yard Sale Fundraiser

Stop by to grab some baked goods and check out the yard sale items!

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Featured Recipe

Mediterranean-Spiced Tofu Kebabs

These flavor-packed tofu kebabs are made with summer veggies and tofu soaked in a spicy Mediterranean-inspired marinade. Cook them up on the grill or in the oven and served over spiced basmati rice.

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