My name is Ella Rose Sasso. I am 7 years old. I live at Three 7’s Animal Sanctuary in Parkland, FL. We have horses, goats, chickens, rabbits, birds, cats and dogs. I have my own business called Ella Rose “Ella for the animals” where I make handmade clay bowls and bracelets and sell crystals. All proceeds go to our sanctuary and other vegan animal sanctuaries
How long have you been vegan?
My whole life.
What made you go vegan?
I was born vegan. Yes, my parents educated me and give me choices.
Why is being vegan important to you?
Cause I never want to harm an animal or the planet so they need us to be vegan.
Do you have a vegan role model?
How do you educate yourself about veganism and animal rights?
Being a part of the Animal Hero Kids tribe.
What is your favorite animal?
I really love them all so it’s hard to pick a favorite.
Do you take part in any activism?
What is your favorite vegan food?
What is your favorite vegan restaurant?
What types of peer pressure do you feel at school for being vegan?
Being laughed at for what I eat. I eat fruit and they eat Cheetos and don’t understand.
What type of advocating do you do at school?
I am homeschooled but at the afterschool programs, I tell the kids why I choose to be vegan and try and educate them.
Are a lot of kids curious about veganism?
What is the toughest thing about being a vegan?
What has been your best vegan moment so far?
Having a farm and being able to rescue animals.
Do you believe children are the key to creating a vegan world?
Yes. Of course!