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Meditation and Activism
The purpose of this blog is to talk about why meditation is so useful, and how that can be beneficial to activism, as well as resources as to how to meditate and make it fun!
Oct 06, 2021
Top 5 Tips of a Woman Founder
FFAC founder Katie Cantrell offers five helpful tips for those looking to start a nonprofit.
Apr 07, 2021
How I convinced my high school to adopt Meatless Mondays
The story of how a San Francisco high school student persuaded her cafeteria to participate in Meatless Mondays.
Apr 21, 2021
My Journey as Founder of FFAC
FFAC founder Katie Cantrell recounts how she was able to start a nonprofit after graduating from college.
Mar 24, 2021
Tips for Talking to Your Parents/Guardians About Going Vegan
FFAC fellow Cassandra Zimon shares some tips for students who want to talk to their parents or guardians about going vegan.
Feb 24, 2021
School Lunch Policies and How to Veganize Them
Rather than having a variety of choices to tend to the dietary needs of all students, schools tend to focus on animal-based meals due to government regulations.
Feb 17, 2021
Top 5 Tips for Shopping Sustainably
FFAC summer intern Sammi Lin finishes off our four-part series on fast fashion with five tips for clothes shopping more sustainably. This is part three of a four-part series on sustainable fashion.
Dec 10, 2020
Fast Fashion - A Danger To Health
FFAC summer intern Tiffany Wu explains some of the detrimental health effects of the fast fashion industry. This is part three of a four-part series on sustainable fashion.
Dec 08, 2020
Know Where Your Clothes Came From
FFAC summer intern Rendabel Radian discusses the treatment of workers in the fast fashion industry and the importance of knowing where our clothing comes from. This is part one of a four-part series on sustainable fashion.
Dec 01, 2020
This Radical Bill Wants to Ban Factory Farming and Reform the US Food System
The Farm System Reform Act intends to phase out large factory farms by 2040.
Oct 28, 2020
Virtual Vegans: Finding a Plant-based Community Through YouTube
FFAC intern Ella Rosenblatt shares some of her favorite vegan youtubers for delicious recipes and tips.
Oct 21, 2020
How the Family Farm Brought Two Cousins to Plant-Based Eating
FFAC college interns and cousins, Cora Gertjejanssen and Britt Cripps, share how their experiences on their family farm led them to plant-based eating and animal advocacy.
Aug 12, 2020