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 »

Celebrate the Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale with TVA

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Come out to the Toronto Vegetarian Association’s annual Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale. There will be cupcakes, cookies, granola bars and more. And you’ll support a great cause: inspiring people to choose a healthier, greener, more compassionate lifestyle through plant-based eating. All proceeds support the TVA. You may want to bring a tupperware-type container to carry… Read more »

TVP 327: Bake-off recap and all the food!

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  Today Sarah, Angeline, Betsy, Jeanette and John talked about their bake-off experiences, including Jeanette’s experience as a baker. Here are links for Kathleen Edwards’ Morning Glory Muffins, The Plant Pure Kickstarter , The Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale and the LUSH cosmetics campaign to end animal testing in the production of cosmetics.   TVP 327: Bake-off recap and… Read more »

Discount Profile: Just Falafel

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It’s ironic that this place is called “Just” falafel, because it’s menu is extremely wide and varied with all kinds of wraps you wouldn’t expect. For any “falafel” sandwich you choose, you can actually opt for a traditional falafel patty (your choice of fried or baked, and in your choice of white or whole wheat… Read more »

Announcing the winners of the 7th Totally Fabulous Vegan Bake-Off

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And the winner is… Thanks to everyone who came out to the 7th Totally Fabulous Vegan Bake-Off on Sunday, March 15th! It was a sold out event with approximately 500 attendees and thousands of samples, made possible by more than 50 volunteers, 50 bakers and dozens of generous sponsors. Photos care of Dorea Reeser and… Read more »

TVP 326: Rawlicii?


Today we had a large crowd in the RC! John, Jeanette, Kirti, Angeline, and Lisa O. discuss the upcoming Bake-Off, Vegan Rock, Blog TO’s best vegetarian restaurants, and the recent explosion of vegan and raw restaurants. Listen now!

Host a Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale April 25th-May 3rd

Be one of hundreds of people around the globe to host a Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale during the week of April 25th to May 3rd. The Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale is a global event to raise money for animal charities and promote vegan baking. Hosting your own bake sale is a great opportunity to raise… Read more »