Become a Member

All beings wish to be happy.Become a member of Dharma Voices for Animals, the only international Buddhist Animals Rights/Animal Advocacy organization in the world, to support DVA’s efforts to save the lives of animals in Buddhist communities around the world. With the help of member donations and a global team of volunteers, DVA works to accomplish its mission by engaging in advocacy, education, and outreach efforts with Buddhists throughout the world.

Join and Donate

Membership is available at a minimum of $25 donation, but higher donations are needed and gratefully welcomed, as every dollar you contribute will be matched dollar for dollar by an extremely generous DVA supporter. As a member, you can receive our periodic e-newsletters to update you on the latest DVA happenings. You can also receive plant-based mentoring at no cost, and have your name added in support of our mission. We value your privacy and will not share your email address. If you are currently unable to provide financial support at this time, you can still join us by becoming a member.


To help make a better world for animals, please click the “Join DVA” button which will give you several currency choices to choose from:


Join DVA

Or send a check made out to Dharma Voices for Animals to: PO Box 508; Solana Beach, California 92075; USA.

DVA is a tax-exempt charitable organization under section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code and is eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions.


Volunteer Your Time and Talents

DVA’s mission is led by our Board of Directors, guided by our Advisory Council, and supported by our growing team of volunteer contributors, chapter leaders, and members throughout the world. In addition to making a donation, many members donate their time and talents to DVA’s advocacy, education, and outreach efforts. If you would like to volunteer, please connect with one of the DVA chapters using the form below: