Summer Job Post: Festival & Events Assistant (promotions)

POSITION OVERVIEW – The Festival & Events Assistant will assist with the promotion, ad design, production, and delivery of the 2016 Veg Food Fest and associated events. The successful applicant will work closely with the Toronto Vegetarian Association team to promote the festival within the GTA and to vegetarians across the continent. S/he will craft communications and design materials… Read more »

Vegan Butter Chicken

Care of Ashley Sauve of The Vegan Chef Ingredients 1 tablespoon coconut oil 1 small yellow onion, finely diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 cinnamon stick 1 bay leaf 1 tablespoon garam masala 1 teaspoon turmeric 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon curry powder 1 small red chili (or more if you like it hot) 1… Read more »

Remedy Food Project Coming to Toronto

By Alessandra Savoia, West PlantPure Pod Regional Manager Toronto is becoming a hub for plant-based nutrition and health revolution. So it was no surprise to me to find out that Remedy Food Live Event is being hosted in this veg-friendly city this June. A whole weekend of learning from the world’s leading experts in plant-based… Read more »

Veg Out 364: Veggielicious Gems

Today John, Lizzie and Shalini discuss their experiences with Veggielicious, and the verdict is two-thumbs up.  Also, the trio discuss good and bad experiences with those who are not understanding of veganism. Listen Now! may 14 – 2016-05-14, 3.13 PM

Discount Profile: Vegebitez

Care of Barbi Lazarus, Donor and Volunteer Resources Coordinator When my dad and I made plans to visit Vegebitez after a spring hike in Oakville (fun day trip tip: the beautiful Lion’s Valley Park is literally around the corner), I knew deciding what to order from their large and unique menu would be difficult. I… Read more »

Mother’s Day Specials – 2016

Looking for that perfect way to show your mom some love? Check out these amazing Mother’s Day Specials from some of the best veg-friendly restaurants and businesses in the GTA! Find out which of your favourite veg restaurants are featuring Mother’s Day brunch or other special menu items, and find that perfect Mother’s Day gift…. Read more »

April 2016 Strategic Plan Update & Town Hall

On Monday, April 25 the Toronto Vegetarian Association hosted an small, but very engaging town hall event on our current strategic plan. The event was attended by about 20 people, mostly Toronto Vegetarian Association staff and volunteers. We reviewed progress on TVA’s current five year strategic plan, identified areas where TVA supporters can help move things forward,… Read more »

A Compassionate Carrot: A Tribute to Sally Grande

By Barbi Lazarus, Donor and Volunteer Resources Coordinator When I started working at the Toronto Vegetarian Association, it didn’t take long for me to meet Sally Grande. I quickly learned that she had been one of the rocks and foundations of the TVA for decades. She and Anne Dozell were instrumental in starting TVA’s social… Read more »

May Social Groups

Vegetarians of High Park The Vegetarians of High Park will celebrate Veggielicious at Soup ‘n Such Cafe on Tuesday, May 10th at 6 pm. Their Veggielicious special is soup, salad and dessert for only $10 including tax! Please RSVP to by May 7th as space is limited! Visit for more info about the… Read more »