Save the Planet With Your Fork!

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by Lucas Solowey, Interim General Manager Millions of people worldwide come together each year on April 22nd to celebrate Earth Day. In an effort to make our planet cleaner, greener and more sustainable, today many organizations are urging people to pick up a broom, change their light bulbs, recycle or buy a hybrid car. What… Read more »

Where to buy Vitamin D supplements in Toronto

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Vitamin D is an important nutrient for vegetarians and vegans to supplement with. It is a fact that it is not common in vegetarian foods (and actually it is found in few non-vegetarian foods too), and getting your Vitamin D from the sun by going out in the sunshine without sporting sunscreen isn’t a great… Read more »

TVP 330: Vegan Rock Recap, Field Roast Good News and More

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This week it’s back to our roots with two volunteers, Jeanette and John. We recap Vegan Rock, celebrate Field Roast coming back to Canada, and deliver all the latest veggie news, including new positions available at the TVA, more pizza and the Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale on April 25th. Photo courtesy of Vegan Rock 7… Read more »

Summer Job Post: Veg Directory Assistant

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A Canada Summer Jobs opportunity with the Toronto Vegetarian Association 2015 Vegetarian Directory Assistant POSITION OVERVIEW – The Directory Assistant will assist with the planning, production and delivery of the Toronto Vegetarian Association’s 2015-16 Vegetarian Directory. S/he will be the front line person for all advertising inquiries, and will carry out follow-up communications with potential… Read more »

Summer Job Post: Veg Food Fest Assistant

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Opportunity with the Toronto Vegetarian Association 2015 Veg Food Fest Assistant POSITION OVERVIEW – The Veg Food Fest Assistant will assist with the planning, production and delivery of the 2015 Veg Food Fest. S/he will be the front line person for all festival inquiries, and will carry out follow-up communications with festival vendors and other stakeholders to support… Read more »

Latest Deals & Features – Spring 2015


The long, cold winter is finally over, and it’s time to get out there and enjoy Toronto’s wealth of Vegetarian and Vegan options! Check out these Latest Deals and Features from TVA’s Business Members to help you get started in finding the best vegan food and products around. Click here for a full list of… Read more »

Where to Buy Vegan Shoes in Toronto

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Today we continue sharing the vast knowledge from folks in the Toronto Vegetarian Association Facebook group. This resourceful group of people always seem to have answers to every and any question, so we’re creating a series of posts to compile and share this wonderful information. Here is the third in the series: Where to buy… Read more »

Job Posting: Bookkeeper (Part-time contract)

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Position Overview: The Toronto Vegetarian Association is seeking a detail-oriented bookkeeping professional to prepare and maintain our financial records. The bookkeeper will assist in the execution of financial duties and work to ensure the accuracy of all accounting records. Founded in 1945, the Toronto Vegetarian Association (TVA) is the largest vegetarian organization in Canada. Providing information… Read more »

TVP 329: Vegan Rock! 7

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Jeanette and Sarah are back! This time with Greg and Dyniss, the organizers of this year’s Vegan Rock! Please come check it out on Thursday, April 9 at the Supermarket Bar in Kensington Market. Doors open at 8pm. For more information find Vegan Rock! on facebook.       TVP 329: Vegan Rock 7!

TVP 328: Colleen Patrick Goudreau


Today Jeannette and Sarah had the opportunity to speak with author Colleen Patrick Goudreau about her book, The 30 Day Vegan Challenge. The book is available to borrow from the Resource Centre Library and the book, along with Colleen’s other books, website and podcast, is a wonderful resources for both new and long time vegans… Read more »