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Your Place to Socialize, Share, and Grow on Your Plant-Based Journey.
A Growing Vegetarian Community

Learn helpful tips
and recipes by attending our
cooking classes.


Dining out is a great way
to have fun with
like-minded people.


Attend our lectures
and learn about the benefits
of a plant-based diet.

Whether at a hall, picnic area or member’s homes,
potlucks are a great way to socialize
and taste a wide variety of dishes.

A Growing Vegetarian Community

Your Place to Socialize, Share and Grow on Your Plant-Based Journey

Our Purpose

VSSJ offers opportunities to come together to discover the many benefits of a plant-based diet through education, outreach, and support for vegetarians, vegans, and those on their journey towards a plant-based diet.

VSSJ events are open to the public. Everyone is welcome: vegetarian, vegan or veg-curious.

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Attend an Event

From potlucks and restaurants trips, to speakers and outreach opportunities, there is a VSSJ event for everyone!

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Membership has great benefits: restaurant discounts, and more. Want to support what we do? Make a donation.


We value any amount of time that you can contribute to our non-profit organization. Find out how to get involved.

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CONGRATULATIONS!! The Healthy Garden has opened it’s 3rd location: 747 Haddon Ave, Collingswood, NJ  Their two other locations: 73

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Ethan Brown – Beyond Meat

Compassionate Man Bites into the Meat Market What happens when an entrepreneurial, charismatic, intelligent, confident vegan starts a project that gets infused with a few …

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Plant-Based Nutrition Tips

Can You Get Enough Protein on a Plant-Based Vegan Diet? Vegans do get enough protein.  An article in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition …

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CONGRATULATIONS!! The Healthy Garden has opened it’s 3rd location: 747 Haddon Ave, Collingswood, NJ  Their two other locations: 73 East Main Street Moorestown    200 Haddonfield Berlin Rd Voorhees Offers 10% discount to VSSJ …

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Red, Orange and Green Slaw with Citrus Dressing

Ingredients 1 cup commercial or home-made vegan mayonnaise 1/3 cup frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed, undiluted 2 teaspoons vegan sugar 1 teaspoon ground black pepper …

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Dining out – Colonial Diner

On Saturday August 28th a few members and friends of VSSJ dined at The Colonial Diner to explore their Vegan and Veg offerings. We were …

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