Our Story

Our Purpose

The Vegetarian Society of South Jersey is nonprofit, tax-exempt 501C(3) organization whose purpose is:

Educational

Educate the public on the benefits of a plant-based diet.

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Social

Provide opportunites for people to meet, share meals, and to have fun.

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Supportive

Offer support to vegetarians, vegans, and those exploring a plant-based diet.
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Supportive

Support to vegetarians, vegans, and those exploring a plant-based diet.

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Our History

Since 1986, VSSJ has given to the community and still continues to do so in many ways:

Leadership

OFFICERS & COORDINATORS

President

Janet Erickson

Vice President

Carol Githens

Treasurer

Tammy Hershkovic

Corresponding Secretary

Heather Kristian

Recording Secretary

Maryellen Zitzler

Membership Coordinator

Theresa Anderson

Outreach Coordinator

George Zitzler

Volunteer Coordinator

Will Bancroft

Chief Technology Officer

Jon Lederman

Atlantic Cape Coordinator

Marie Catanese

Event Coordinators

Janet Erickson & Carol Githens

Philly Chapter Coordinator

Yakova Greene

Social Media

Zoray Spielvogel

Vegetarian Neighbors Coordinators

Anne Dinshah & Sarah Filippi-Field