Vegan Society of Canada


From links to local association, current events, resources and discussion on issues of interest to vegan living in Canada we aim to provide it all. Find Out More

Making the link


We are a registered non-profit corporation. We aim to provide a central organization to make the link between all our local associations, assist with funding when in the scope of charitable law, provide vegan certification at low costs, and generally provide the public facing organization for all things vegan in Canada. Unfortunately, so much funding goes towards small companion animals often because even though donors would like to help all animals there is no Canada wide charitable organization to do so, we aim to be this organization. If you have something to share: News, events, vegan discount, reviews or anything you think could benefit all vegans living in Canada send us a message.

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Speaking for veganism

Do you need someone to speak about veganism? Lettuce know and we'll be there

Vegan certification

We offer free vegan certification and ask that businesses cover associated fees. Our certification is rigorous and contains on-site mandatory inspection and audit regardless of the seemingly simple nature of the product. We also offer the same consulting services freely to those who want to self certify. Contact us for more details.

Vegan news

Keeping you updated on important news to vegans in Canada.

Linking communities

Linking the hundred of individual communities throughout Canada to provide seemless transition for vegans on the move.

Local group hosting

Thinking of forming into a non profit? Instead consider coming under the umbrella of the society with an address like ottawa.vegancanada.org and instead of spending time with Revenue Canada spend time helping animals

Vegan financial services

We are developing vegan financial services like daily banking and investments ETF, contact us and add your name on the waiting list and be notified as things become available. The time as come to insure that our savings are not use as loan for people and businesses that are incompatible with the vegan philosophy.

Legal workshop

We aim to develop legal workshop so people accross the country can safely exercise their right to manifest peacefully and intervene when the law permits. Contact us for more details or to help making this a reality.

Media inquiries

On a deadline to file a piece and need quick turnaround on various vegan related topics? Don’t hesitate to contact us and will do our best to respect your delay. To insure a prompt response please email us your deadline.

Events


Spring 2018

Veggie Fest Hamilton, ON, May 5 2018 Mississauga Vegfest, ON, May 12 2018 Powell River VegFest, BC, May 12 2018 Kelowna Vegan Festival, BC, May 26-27 2018 VegExpo, BC, May 27 2018 Niagara VegFest, ON, June 2- 3 2018 Ottawa Veg Fest, ON, June 2- 3 2018 VegFest Calgary, AB, June 16 2018

Summer 2018

KW VegFest, ON, July 7 2018 Sarnia VegFest, ON, July 8 2018 Vegtoria, BC, July 21 2018 Muskoka VegFest, ON, August 11 2018 Toronto Vegandale Food and Drink Festival, ON, August 11-12 2018 St. John's VegFest, NL, August 26 2018 Toronto Veg Food Fest, ON, September 7- 9 2018 VegFest Guelph, ON, September 15 2018 Winnipeg VegFest, MB, September 15 2018 Peterborough Vegfest, ON, September 16 2018

Fall 2018

Bronte Vegan Food Fair, ON, September 23 2018 Halifax VegFest, NS, September 23 2018 VegFest Edmonton, AB, September 30 2018 Windsor VegFest, ON, October 1 2018 Durham Vegan Fest, ON, October 13 2018 Kingston VegFest, ON, October 20 2018 Montreal Vegan Festival, QC, October 20-21 2018 VegFest London, ON, November 10 2018

Volunteer


We believe that it is still possible to run a charitable organization with volunteers and want to give everyone the opportunity to experience the practice of giving. Therefore we need your help, if you want to contribute there is a place for you. We are looking to fill many roles like social media poster, manager, board members, journalist, editor, farmer, researcher, Msc. & PhD. student in the broad field of psychology and neuroscience, legal, news publications, public relations, graphic designer, etc...

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Latest News

Strenghtening our Motivation: Climate Change
Vegan Society of Canada News, July 7th 2018

In the context of extreme heat wave and all the suffering that ensue we thought it was a good time for another series aimed at strengthening our motivation, this time on climate change...

Peacebird Vegan Eco Village
Vegan Society of Canada News, July 6th 2018

You have been contacting us with interest in vegan communities so we went searching. In this article we will look at the vegan eco-village Peacebird in Ontario and an upcoming offshoot in British-Columbia.

New Partnership and Call for Increase Cooperation
Vegan Society of Canada News, July 1st 2018

Today we are announcing the start of our initiative to partner with another vegan organization in order to maximize our impact and efficiency. We are hoping to announce in the weeks and months to come shared initiatives and increased cooperation where we take the best of what others have done for decades and use them in Canada and we cooperate on projects where we have made good progress like vegan financial services. Read on and happy Canada day...

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