Veg News

Lots of people dotted across a grassy space, dotted with white tents for Veg Fest.

Featured Story

The VegTO logo in green on a black background proceeded by 'introducing' written horizontally

Hello! We’re VegTO

June 9, 2022
VegTO

We are so excited to re-introduce the Toronto Vegetarian Association as VegTO! We’ve grown a lot since we were founded in 1945 – and so has the vegan movement. We recognize it is time to change our name to better reflect what we do and who we serve.

read more

library

The VegTO 'V' in white on a green background

Media Release: $40,300 OTF Grant Allows TVA to Adapt to New Challenges

Other
April 29, 2022
VegTO

In 2021, the Toronto Vegetarian Association (TVA) received a $40,300 Resilient Communities Fund grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) to update its digital presence and adapt to the changing landscape caused by the pandemic.

read more
A vegan burger from Odd Burger in a sesame bun with lettuce and white sauce

Fast Food: Burger Chains

Food
April 1, 2022
VegTO

Check out the latest update to our comprehensive list of vegan burgs found in Toronto and beyond.

read more
Three young people, one wearing a rainbow pride flag as a cape, sit with their backs to the camera on a bench

Intersectionality and Veganism: Let’s Talk About It

Culture
February 18, 2022
Rhi Henkelman

In the US, black people are 3x more likely to be vegan or vegetarian than any other racial group. A recent study also found that 31% of people of color (POC) have reduced their meat consumption in the US, compared to only 19% of white Americans.

read more
The Veganuary logo on a pink background

Veganuary 2022 – Veg Influencer Roundup!

Culture
February 3, 2022
VegTO

During Veganuary, we posted vegan and veg-friendly influencers every week who we think you should definitely be following (that is, if you aren’t already!)

read more
Cauliflower and banana skin curry in a white dish

Recipe: Cauliflower and Banana Skin Curry!

Food
July 15, 2021
Una Rose

Eat a lot of bananas? Throwing out your banana skins? Why not make a curry instead! Cooking with banana skins? Why not? Banana skins add a tangy sweetness to any dish that is unique and irresistible.

read more
A colorful dish of food from Rendez-Vous Ethiopian and Eritrean Restaurant

Updated 2022: Black & Caribbean Owned Toronto Veg Restaurants!

Food
February 11, 2021
VegTO

There are so many great Black & Caribbean-owned restaurants and businesses in Toronto! Be sure to check all these great businesses out and support local Black veg small businesses! Who is your fave?

read more
Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.