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Valentine’s Day…

Is only 10 days away. Want to get that special someone a tasty, ethically produced treat? Check out Food is Power’s article on fair trade vegan chocolate.

Also, check out Rescue Chocolate – all proceeds go to animals shelters and their chocolates are delicious! Better yet, type in Broad Shoulder’s Animal Rescue or One Tail at a Time’s name¬†when you send your payment in before Valentine’s Day and these local shelters will get a percentage of the profit.

Upcoming October Events

Insight Studios Piercing and Tattoo Benefit

Insight Studios carries vegan ink and will be donating all of their weekend proceeds to Mercy for Animals, so if you’ve been thinking about getting a tattoo or a piercing why not do it this weekend and help out a good cause? Make sure to ask for the vegan inks. No appointments – walk-ins only.

Where: Insight Studios, 1062 N Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL.
When: Saturday, October 16 at 12 pm – Sunday, October 17 at 8 pm

PAWS for the CAUSE

A comedy production for the good of all animals! All proceeds benefit PAWS Chicago.

Where: Chicago Center for Performing Arts, 777 N Green St., Chicago, IL
When: Saturday, October 16 – 9pm to 11pm
Cost: $15
Additional Info: There is a bar at the venue but no food.

Vegan Waffle Bar and Benefit Brunch

Join Broad Shoulders Animal Rescue as they celebrate their two year anniversary with a Vegan Waffle Bar and Benefit Brunch! Featuring over 30 different toppings (including a la mode!), mini quiches, cinnamon rolls and more (seitan provided by Upton’s Naturals, ice cream and cheese provided by Chicago Soy Dairy).

Where: American Indian Center, 1630 W Wilson, Chicago, IL.
When: Sunday, October 17 – 10 am to 1 pm
Cost: $20 for adults, $15 for kids (tix are cheaper if you get them in advance at Brown Paper Tickets).

Chicago Premiere of SKIN TRADE: The Movie

Free screening of Shannon Keith’s documentary, Skin Trade about the fur industry. Q&A to follow. All are welcome.

Where: Northside College Preparatory – Auditorium, 5501 N Kedzie, Chicago, IL
When: Friday, October 29, 7pm – 9 pm
Cost: Free

Chicago Vegan Week

Four classic Chicago Restaurants will be adding vegan items to their menu for Vegan Week! For more info on the restaurants and items being added to the menu, click on the link above.

Where: Multiple Chicago Locations
When: October 24 – October 31