Principal Sponsors

Cafe Evolution in Florence

Cafe EvolutionCafé Evolution, Western Massachusetts’ favorite all-vegan restaurant, is again the Principal Sponsor of Valley Vegfest! Owned and operated by Star Drooker, the cafe features daily specials by chef Heather Bergeron.

Vegan_Power_260Please thank Star and the friendly staff at Cafe Evolution for their continued support when you stop by to enjoy delicious vegan food and baked treats. Cafe Evolution is at 22 Chestnut Street in Florence, off Route 9, just west of downtown Northampton. Please visit them on Facebook for the latest cafe news, current hours, and special events.


River Valley Co-op

River Valley Co-opWe are happy to once again have River Valley Co-op as a major sponsor of Valley Vegfest. Northampton’s locally grown food co-op specializes in fresh, local, and organically grown foods. The co-op has a great selection of vegan and vegetarian groceries, as well as as house made selections in their deli.

The co-op is open to everyone 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week at 330 North King Street (Route 5 and 10), Northampton. Please thank our friends at River Valley Co-op for their continued support when you stop for a smoothie at their booth!


VegFund VegFund provides grants to vegan activists to support their outreach efforts. They fund programs all over the world that inspire people to go and stay vegan. Since its inception in 2009, VegFund has supported thousands of vegan outreach projects in dozens of countries. Please join us in thanking VegFund for their continued support of Valley Vegfest.


Sandy Skrocki – Arbonne International

Sandy Skrocki is a local independent representative for Arbonne International.  Arbonne skincare products, based on botanical principles, was founded in 1980, and has grown to include a full line of personal care and nutrition products. All products are vegan certified, gluten free, non-gmo, cruelty free, paraben, alcohol and phthalate free.

Sandy discovered Arbonne when she was searching for cleaner, safer, quality products for herself and her family. She is excited to share Arbonne with everyone attending Valley Vegfest this year. Please join us in thanking Sandy Skrocki for her support of Valley Vegfest.

Northeast Solar

Northeast Solar is the Pioneer Valley’s award winning solar PV installer for home, business or farm. They combine state-of-the-art technology with local knowledge to make sure every solar energy system they install is the perfect fit for that home or business.

Northeast Solar is committed to more than just sustainable energy, they are committed to sustainable communities. Northeast Solar is a certified B corporation, which means that they put social responsibility and environmental protection before profit. Please join us in thanking Northeast Solar for their sponsorship of Valley Vegfest.