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Student Group Wins peta2 Award

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Posted January 16, 2013 by Annie Leal

Remember Hannah DeZara and her awesome student group, Students for the Protection of Animals? They took a stand against the cruelest show on Earth by protesting Ringling Bros. circus and passing out leaflets outside the show in Chicago!

Well, this group definitely knows how to stay loud for animals. Check out everything that its members have done for animals since then:

  • They organized a three-day vegan bake sale at school and used the opportunity to speak out against the cruelty of shark finning and fish farms.
  • They spread the word about the suffering of animals in movies by urging friends and family not to attend The Hobbit.
  • They created their very own public service announcement to promote World Animal Day!
  • Most recently, they brought some holiday cheer to homeless animals in their local animal shelter by organizing a fundraiser at school—how cute is that?!

Yep, told you they were awesome. This is why peta2 is excited to give Students for the Protection of Animals a Star Student Group Award—way to go, guys! 😀

Student group at Ringling protest

Want to start your own student group but don’t know what to do first? E-mail me at AnnieL@peta2.com, and I’ll help you out! :)

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    894 days ago

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    AWESOME, KEEP STRONG DUDES!!

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    922 days ago

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    Congrats to Hannah and SPA!!

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    923 days ago

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    Way to go guys! :)

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    Aw they deserve the recognition. 😀

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