Animal Rights & Welfare Projects

Read about grantees who have received a Pollination Project grant in support of their work in the areas of animal rights and welfare.

Susan Rancourt, Into the Light Horse Rescue and Sanctuary, Inc. Website Design



Based primarily in Portola Valley, California and headed by Reneit Opperman, Into the Light Horse Rescue and Sanctuary has one mission: to rescue, rehabilitate, rehome and/or provide sanctuary to slaughter-bound horses. The project advocates for horses who come from equine feedlots, have been abandoned, neglected and/or abused. These horses, often [...]

MTÜ Nähtamatud Loomad, Reaching Out To People About The Cruelty Of Factory Farming And Animal-Friendly Alternatives



NGO Nähtamatud Loomad (Invisible Animals) addresses the problems with factory farming of animals in Estonia. Lead by the long-time animal activist Kristina Mering, the project aims to reduce the number of animals raised on factory farms by introducing friendly and easy alternatives to meat and other animal products. Nähtamatud Loomad [...]

Jenna Lee, A Film and Food

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Two vegan sisters Jenna and Jessica Lee are the hostesses of A Film and Food, whose purpose is to educate peers of high school students at Notre Dame Academy High School in Los Angeles through a screening of the documentary Cowspiracy and providing delicious vegan food for everyone to enjoy. [...]

David Walega, Creating Compassion Workshops



The Creating Compassion Workshops at the Skid Row Housing Trust in Los Angeles address the interconnections between marginalized people and animals who are also excluded from the circle of care by much of our society. Through art workshops, artists help foster a community which celebrates the bond we share with [...]

Juleen Wong, Tufts Veg Society

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Tufts Veg Society is a diverse community of undergraduate students committed to making a sustainable, nourishing, and compassionate lifestyle irresistible for herbivores and omnivores alike. Through on-campus events, partnerships with other clubs, and a collaboration with Tufts Dining Services, we strive to be a space for education, dialogue, and delicious [...]

Angeela Shrestha, Project Humane Nepal

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Project Humane is first of its kind organization in Nepal, to impart dog-focused humane education. We conduct week-long educational workshops in schools encouraging children to have compassion towards stray dogs and discuss animal welfare issues. After watching a shocking video of a street dog being brutally killed by a group [...]

Anthony Duong, Extended Education

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As an intern at Solidarity Farm, I've been able to turn my passion for healthy food into tangible outcomes. Our small farm feeds hundreds of families each week and hosts educational tours for people of all ages. We show people how to grow beyond organic produce, pasture animals, and work [...]

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