Join Us at the Annual General Meeting

The Toronto Vegetarian Association’s Annual General Meeting is Sunday, December 1st at 3:30 pm. This is your chance to hear what the organization has accomplished in the past year, give suggestions for future growth and help set the direction in the years moving forward by electing our 2013-2015 Board of Directors. Light snacks will be… Read more »

Toronto Has it All

By Barbi Lazarus, Donor and Volunteer Resources Coordinator If you’re vegetarian, follow social media, and like to eat, by now you’ve certainly heard about the newest vegan bakery to open up, Through Being Cool. Blog posts and instagram shots galore have been spreading like wildfire, so I won’t go into too many details that others… Read more »

Giving Thanks for Delicious Food

By Autumn Ladouceur – Past TVA Communications Intern Thanksgiving at the Ladouceur family home was a big hit! Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the cornucopia of festive vegetables brought to the table. To name a few we had squash, yams, brussel sprouts, turnip and mashed potatoes, all made with vegan margarine. My aunt Donna even brought a… Read more »

Podcast 285: Running on Beans

After a long podcast hiatus, John and Sarah are back, and they make it up to you by sharing some delicious recipes for beans, beans, beans! Sarah also shares tips from her training for the Toronto Waterfront Half Marathon where she is raising funds for the Toronto Vegetarian Team. Listen now!

Two-Week Post-Festival Book Sale

  We have an enormous, fully stocked bookstore of vegetarian cookbooks and more after the Vegetarian Food Festival and want to share it with you! We’re holding a two-week long sale on some of the best titles! Come check out our huge selection of books that will be available two for $30, two for $40,… Read more »

2013 Toronto Veg Awards

In August, 2013, the Toronto Vegetarian Association members nominated their favourite vegetarian and veg-friendly businesses in the first ever Toronto Veg Awards. The general public, including members, then voted to select the winners! Over 2000 people cast their votes. We congratulate all the winning as well as the nominated businesses, and also celebrate the wonderful… Read more »

The Winners of the 2013 Toronto Veg Awards Are…

Congratulations to the winners of the very first Toronto Veg Awards! Toronto Vegetarian Association members nominated their favourite vegetarian and veg-friendly businesses, and then the general public including members, voted to select the winners! Over 2000 people cast their votes. We congratulate all the winning as well as the nominated businesses, and also celebrate the… Read more »

Walk or Run with the Toronto Vegetarian Team

Click here to see the Toronto Vegetarian Team’s page and sponsor a runner on the team! Are you a plant-powered runner? Or do you just love to go out for a long walk on a beautiful autumn morning? Want to spread the word that vegetarians are strong and healthy? Then join the Toronto Vegetarian Team… Read more »

Podcast 284: The best birthday present

John, Kate and Brandon (Kate’s brother) discuss Brandon’s birthday present to his sister:  he went vegan for thirty days.  I’d say that’s a pretty awesome present.  The trio also discuss some of whopping calorie-laden food at this year’s C.N.E. Listen now!

Media Relations Request For Proposal – Vegetarian Food Festival

Project Profile: The Toronto Vegetarian Association (TVA) is seeking proposals for media relations work for the 29th Vegetarian Food Festival in Toronto. Proposals should incorporate the development of a public relations plan that includes the following activities: media relations; relationship building with key influencers in targeted communities; and cross-promotional activities to support the event’s marketing… Read more »