The Process

Anyone who volunteers for three or more events or festivals and completes the Human Rights and Equity training with participating member organizations during the VAACT term is eligible to attend the VAACT ceremony held on International Volunteer Day. Please know that the current VAACT term runs from November 1, 2021 to October 31, 2022.

Volunteers must meet the minimum requirements for each organization's volunteer program and be in good standing.

Participating Members 2021-2022 

As VAACT is undergoing some updates, please contact your respective participating member organization for more information on the process and requirements for this year's VAACT awards.

Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)

Hot Docs

Toronto Arts Foundation: Arts in the Park





Harbourfront Centre


City of Toronto Cultural Events

**PLEASE NOTE: The VAACT term runs November 1 through to October 31.  Meaning volunteer service with Reel Asian Film Festival and Harbourfront Centre in 2022 will be credited towards your 2023 VAACT contribution.