VegMichigan Member Appreciation Give Away

2014-01-14_20-45-16_978Win a “VEGAN” license plate frame!  The frame is made of durable plastic with the word “Vegan” on it.
 
The 10th VegMichigan member who sends in the correct answer to the following question will win the license plate frame and be mentioned in an upcoming e-newsletter:
 
What is the name (both first and last name) of the individual who coined the word “vegan” and founded the Vegan Society in 1944?
 
Please send all answers to info@vegmichigan.org.  You will be contacted by e-mail only if you are a winner.  You must be a current VegMichigan member to enter.  Good luck to everyone.
5 comments on “VegMichigan Member Appreciation Give Away
  1. Jessica Morgan says:

    The name of that individual is Donald Watson

  2. Melissa Heath says:

    I had read somewhere that it was Watson’s partner Elsie who coined the name, but I have also heard that it was an collaborative effort amongst the Soon-to-be-named Vegans who attended the first gathering in 1944.

  3. Susan Cline says:

    Donald Watson!!!!!

  4. Valerie Harris says:

    Donald Watson

  5. Terri Lee says:

    Donald Watson

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