The PlantPure Communities Campaign Toolkits support projects undertaken by the PlantPure Communities Pod Network and other advocates working to spread the health message of plant-based diets. The Toolkits offer Pods a menu of ‘campaign’ options to create positive change in neighborhoods and beyond that is meaningful to the people who participate in the Pod.
Are you “New to WFPB”? This Toolkit is for you! Packed with helpful guidance for how to make the transition, we invite you to start here to learn more about living a healthy plant-based lifestyle.
The Gardening Toolkit is for anyone interested in growing their own fruits and vegetables. Learn how to create a Square Foot Garden, start meaningful gardening initiatives in your community, support local farmers, and more.
For Pods interested in supporting individuals in transitioning to a whole food, plant-based (WFPB) diet, this Toolkit addresses a range of issues and offers sensible, factual guidance with links to more information.
The Leadership Toolkit provides Group Leaders with guidance on how to maintain and grow community member participation in their Pods (independent community groups). This Toolkit also offers instructions on how to strengthen the internal structure of Pods by fostering inclusivity and engagement.
If you ever asked a restaurant to adjust a menu item to remove animal products, you are already participating in this Campaign. Join PPC’s national advocacy Campaign so your efforts contribute to the larger movement.
Make a difference on college campuses! The Pods on Campus Toolkit provides a framework for bringing the health message of a plant-based lifestyle to students, staff, and faculty on campuses everywhere. Use these materials to create a Pod/club and share the benefits of a plant-based lifestyle with college staff, faculty, and students – the future leaders of our world.
Are you concerned about the nutritional quality of the food being served at the schools in your community? Across the country, parents and community members have had significant successes improving school lunch fare. Use this toolkit to launch or support a lunch initiative in schools (K-12) in your community.
Dining out in a healthy way can require patience and creativity when you’re new to the whole food, plant-based lifestyle. It’s almost always possible to adapt an entrée or create a meal from the appetizers and side dishes once you become familiar with what’s available. Valuable tips for dining out are included in this Toolkit.
Organizing a VegFest can focus attention in the community on the benefits of a whole food, plant-based lifestyle by introducing this lifestyle to those unfamiliar with it while simultaneously supporting and inspiring those who already embrace it.
Did you know our animal-based western diet has a larger impact on climate change than all transportation impacts combined? If you are interested in learning more about the climate impacts of our food choices, check out the key facts and resources included in this toolkit.