Meatless Monday in New York City Schools News Roundup

October 24th, 2017


Yesterday’s news that Meatless Monday was coming to 15 New York City schools had the media buzzing! New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio took the stage with a group of very excited NYC kids to make the announcement. We’re thrilled to see the good news shared by local and national outlets:

Students dine on all-veggie menus as ‘Meatless Mondays’ hit some city schools – CBS New York

Meatless Mondays coming to 15 school cafeterias in Brooklyn – Spectrum News NY1

Brooklyn schools testing ‘meatless Mondays’ – New York Post

15 Brooklyn public schools to offer all-veggie lunches on ‘Meatless Mondays’ – New York Daily News

Some NYC schools to only offer vegetarian meals on Mondays – Fox 5

‘Meatless Mondays’ coming to 15 New York City schools – Washington Post

Major Win! 15 Brooklyn Schools Are Going Meatless on Mondays – and So Is Mayor de Blasio – One Green Planet

NYC Announces “Meatless Monday” Pilot Program to Tackle Climate Change and Obesity – Mercy for Animals

Fifteen New York City schools to adopt Meatless Monday – Fern’s AG Insider

NYC Mayor Institutes Meatless Mondays at 15 Schools – VegNews

15 US schools take Meatless Monday pledge – LIVEKINDLY

Brooklyn Schools Go Meatless on Mondays! – ASPCA

New York Mayor De Blasio Announces 15 Brooklyn Schools To Participate In Meatless Mondays – Girlie Girl Army

15 Brooklyn Schools To Participate In Meatless Mondays – Plant Based News

15 Brooklyn Public Schools Now Offer ‘Meatless Mondays’ – The Daily Meal

Meatless Mondays Will Come to 15 Brooklyn Schools, Announces NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio – Forks Over Knives

New York City Schools Test Meatless Mondays – Food & Wine

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