Monday Campaigns Founder Sid Lerner recently spoke to a group of distinguished guests at the 2012 James Beard Foundation Food Conference at the Hearst Tower in NYC. In his speech, Mr. Lerner discussed the origins of the Healthy Monday movement and how Meatless Monday fits into the James Beard Foundation’s mission to celebrate, nurture, and preserve America’s culinary heritage and future.
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