Umpqua Community Veg Education Group (UC-VEG) is a community-led nonprofit organization that supports individuals who want to live healthier lifestyles. With an emphasis on compassion, respect, and understanding, we offer practical strategies, evidence-based education, and informative social events that promote the wide-ranging benefits of whole food, plant-based nutrition to Douglas County residents, and beyond. Through practical strategies to enhance well-being on all levels and at all ages – from infants to seniors-  UC-VEG supports a healthier, happier community, and a more environmentally-sustainable society.