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Our June Visitors

Summer is here, visitors are returning to Hawaii, and the Gentle World visitor program is back on a roll! After COVID restrictions brought a serious decline in visiting volunteers, we’re finally receiving inquiries again from an increasing number of people willing to brave a trip across the ocean in order to experience Gentle World. This […] Read more

A Double Celebration

For those who missed our 40th anniversary announcement in February, Gentle World was gifted a $10,000 matching funds challenge, allowing all anniversary donations to be doubled. We are elated to share the news that your support has brought us to our goal, allowing us to boost our outreach budget by a full $20,000! We look […] Read more

Gentle World’s master grower Magic Rees has hit a home run with his 2021 veganic ventures. As some readers might recall, Magic did a tremendous amount of work last season, with the help of our partner organization, Te Whare Rongoa, toward expanding Gentle World’s veganic growing power. As well as preparing the ground for a sizable new growing […] Read more

My 40th Birthday Wish

A couple of weeks ago, a friend asked me what I find myself wishing for, as I approach my 40th birthday. Where can I possibly begin? Health and comfort for everyone I love. A light at the end of the COVID tunnel. A lifting of the madness that seems to have gripped the collective consciousness […] Read more

Yes, it’s true… February 12th is Gentle World’s 40th anniversary, and a very kind and generous sponsor has gifted us with a matching funds pledge of up to $10,000, meaning your contribution will be doubled! We are both honored and humbled to share the news of this matching challenge, which is intended to support our goal of […] Read more

I’m sure the offer was intended to make life easier, but it struck me instead as doing quite the opposite. Excuse me, Google, but I knew exactly what I was looking for when I entered my original search. And while I (ordinarily) appreciate the efforts of the zillions of bots making my search experience more […] Read more

Vegan FAQ

We here at Gentle World are pleased to announce that we have expanded our FAQ page to include even more of the questions we hear most often from people interested in learning more about the vegan philosophy and way of living. For those who are new to vegan advocacy, and those who have heard these […] Read more

Garden Therapy

In the midst of all the chaos in the world, growing one’s own garden has perhaps become more of an act of self-preservation than ever before. Here in Gentle World, our vibrant veganic gardens continue to bring comfort to mind and heart, as well as inspiration to those who visit Gentle World with the aim […] Read more

Letters We Live For

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“You’ll be happy to hear that I’m still vegan and I don’t have any plans to change this for the rest of my life… Making the transition was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made and I hope I can inspire people along my journey the same way you inspired me when I visited […] Read more

A Day to Remember

The past couple of months have been eventful at VeganLand, and with the help of your support, we have been able to achieve some significant steps forward. Ironically, however, due to an unexpected turn of events, the fence that we built to keep the cows on the upper part of the property is now being […] Read more