Wilmington Vegan-Owned Businesses
Support your local vegan-owned businesses to build a stronger community of compassion!
Crooked Metal Jewelry
Amazing handcrafted jewelry by local vegan artisan Sandra Sharpe.
Emily Lyons, Plant-Based Private Chef
Vegan chef offering cooking demos, meal prep/delivery, meal planning, small party catering. Vegan, raw, and/or gluten-free.
Elaborate headdresses made by local vegan Sandra Sharpe.
I Do Yoga – Jackie DeConti
I Do Yoga specializes in yoga for wedding events, customized yoga sessions for bachelorette parties, bridal showers, and wedding day/week classes.
Karmic Fury Records
Independent record label owned & managed by local vegan musicians Kim Dicso & Sue Cag of folk-rock band Folkstar.
Kunga Yoga School
Yoga instructor training that includes animal ethics, by local vegan Kristin Cooper-Gulak.
Lotus & Lentils
Granola, recipes, yoga, and more from local vegan Tish Vincent.
Nicole’s Sail Designs – Nicole Nason
Local vegan who makes bags out of recycled sailcloth from traditional tall ship and local racing sails.
Oriental Medical Therapies – Tricia Miller L.Ac.
Acupuncture, therapeutic massage, aromatherapy, nutritional guidelines, & private yoga instruction.
Port City Errands, LLC – Sabel Fantini
An errand service for seniors in retirement communities, assisted living, and nursing homes. First errand is free.
Sandra Sharpe / Vegan Mama
Custom vegan cakes & sweets, vegan parmesan, lip balm, cooking classes. Contact through Wilmington Vegan or Facebook.
Penny Philligan 910-431-2256
Vegan owned and operated childcare center catering to children from infancy to 5 years of age. Sprouts provides a safe, developmentally appropriate environment for children with a focus on organic foods, green living (eco-friendly cleaning and natural/organic products/supplies), recycling & reusing, organic gardening, and learning compassion for others.
Terra Sol Sanctuary
Terra sol sanctuary is a historical church building on Castle Street that has been transformed into a sacred space for a variety of yoga classes, workshops, and trainings. Owned by Alexis Abbate, Jackie DeConti, and Rebecca Niamtu.
Vegan Beauty Boutique
Reseller of 100% vegan beauty, hair, & body care products, founded by local vegan Casey Nelson.
Yoga for the Planet – Rebecca Niamtu
Yoga for the Planet is a 5 star, 200-hour yoga teacher training with an emphasis on self awareness both on and off the mat.
Wilmington Animal Rights Groups
Help Tregembo Zoo Animals
Weekly summer protests of Tregembo Zoo.
North Carolina Farmed Animal Save
Community education and outreach. Hosts vigils for animals on their way into NC slaughterhouses.
Reaching Out for Animal Rights (ROAR)
AR group educating and hosting protest & outreach events.
UNCW Students Organizing for Animal Rights (SOAR)
UNCW animal rights group.
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