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Toronto Vegetarian Association

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Toronto Vegetarian Association

Toronto Vegetarian Association
Founded 1945
Toronto, Ontario
Headquarters 17 Baldwin St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Area served
Greater Toronto Area
Slogan Inspiring people to choose a healthier, greener, more peaceful lifestyle
Website Official Site

The Toronto Vegetarian Association (TVA) is a volunteer-driven, Toronto, Ontario. Founded in 1945, its mission is to inspire people to choose a healthier, greener, more compassionate lifestyle.[1]

Held every September at

  • Official website
  • The Veggie Challenge website

External links

  1. ^ Toronto Vegetarian Association
  2. ^
  3. ^


See also

In 2010, the Toronto Vegetarian Association joined with Earthsave Canada and Lundi Sans Viande in launching a Canadian Meatless Mondays campaign.[3]

The Toronto Vegetarian Association operates a number of other projects, providing information and support through its website [1], a drop-in resource centre, and a directory of vegetarian-friendly businesses in the Toronto area. The organization also conducts campaigns such as the Veggie Challenge, which challenges non-vegetarians to adopt a vegetarian/vegan diet for one week. The 7th Totally Fabulous Vegan Bake-Off took place in 2015, selling out to over 500 attendees, and the 6th Veggie Parade in May 2015 marched through downtown Toronto, ending at Kensington Market.

The event provides opportunities for visitors to learn about vegetarian issues and to sample vegetarian foods from diverse cuisines. [2]

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