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.

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Upcoming Events

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Aug. 20, 2017

York Vegan Drinks – August Wine Dinner

August is York’s month to host a vegan drinks event! Join us at the Handsome Cab on N. George St. for dinner, drinks and art!

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Aug. 21, 2017

August AASCPA Board Meeting

Board Meeting #4 of 2017! The board invites anyone who would like to attend if you are looking to get involved! Location – 25 North Duke Street – Lower Level. There is a lot behind the building as well as street parking along Duke St. **Please be on time as we would like to start… Read more »

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Aug. 26, 2017

Dogs’ Day in the Park

Animal Rescue Inc’s annual fundraiser event is here! August 26, 2017 Marge Goodefellow Park, New Freedom PA The fun starts at 9 am with the Mutt Strutt! You can help by collecting pledges and walk 1 mile along the YCR Rail Trail with your friends or canine companion. You can setup your very own fundraising… Read more »

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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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