Who's Going Meatless?

If you’ve taken the Meatless Monday pledge to eat vegetarian or go meat free once a week, you’re in good company. Here are some of the folks who share your commitment to better health and a healthier planet. If you’re advancing the Meatless Monday movement, let us know.

Alice Knisley Matthias

A former Miss New York, Alice Knisley Matthias joins the ranks of beauty queens advocating for Meatless Monday! In a recent contribution to Parade Magazine, she encouraged readers to turn one trip to the grill into 3 meatless meals.

Acacia Courtney, Miss Connecticut

On June 28th, Acacia Courtney was crowned Miss Connecticut. Her personal platform “The Monday Campaigns: A Guide to a Healthier World,” encourages healthy habits like Meatless Monday and Move It Monday.

Al Gore

Climate change guru Al Gore made this statement before the EU Parliament: “Meatless Mondays is a responsible and welcome component to a strategy for reducing global warming pollution and simultaneously improving human health.”

Amy Smart

A star of both film and television, Amy Smart enjoys Meatless Monday meals with her husband, Carter Oosterhouse.

Ask Umbra

The eco-advice column Ask Umbra encourages readers to take the Meatless Monday pledge, offering additional expertise from author Kim O’Donnel.

Bethenny Frankel

TV personality Bethenny Frankel shares weekly Meatless Monday inspiration and recipes on her Twitter.

Bob Harper

As a fitness trainer for The Biggest Loser, Harper got lots of attention when he told his followers to challenge themselves to a Meatless Monday via Twitter.

Carol Carson

AARP’s Fat to Fit Community Challenge
AARP’s virtual weight loss community
hosted by popular author Carole Carson goes meatless every Monday.

Chef Andy Bacigalupo

At a recent White House summit on school food, Chef Bacigalupo suggested Meatless Monday as a way to bring nutrition education to our nation’s classrooms.

Chef Asata

Atlanta-based chef, journalist and food activist Chef Asata will be creating weekly Meatless Monday recipes for the health section of BET.com.

Chef Gavan Murphy

This Irish chef living in Los Angeles brings healthy meals your way every Monday.

Chef Tina Jo

Award winning raw Chef Tina Jo celebrates MM with information on FMG TV and Real Life Raw Radio.

Dr. Cynthia Thaik

Harvard Trained Cardiologist Dr. Cynthia Thaik shares Meatless Monday recipes and inspiration with her Vibrant Heart community.

Darby Stanchfield

Actress Darby Stanchfield of ABC’s Scandal goes Meatless Monday each week to lower her carbon footprint – and invites her fans to do the same!

Acacia Courtney, Miss Connecticut

On June 28th, Acacia Courtney was crowned Miss Connecticut. Her personal platform “The Monday Campaigns: A Guide to a Healthier World,” encourages healthy habits like Meatless Monday and Move It Monday.

Alice Knisley Matthias

A former Miss New York, Alice Knisley Matthias joins the ranks of beauty queens advocating for Meatless Monday! In a recent contribution to Parade Magazine, she encouraged readers to turn one trip to the grill into 3 meatless meals.

Eco Chef Bryan Au

Award winning chef and cookbook author Bryan Au fully promotes and enjoys Meatless Monday – his favorite day of the week!

Jason Weiner

Executive Chef Jason Weiner features prix fixe Meatless Monday menus each week at Almond NYC and Almond Bridgehampton. “It’s expanding our clientele, challenging our cooks, and supporting our local growers. Put simply—Meatless Mondays is win, win, win.”

Jeff Gimmel

Since 2010, James Beard nominee Chef Jeff Gimmel has cooked up a new, four-course Meatless Monday menu each week at Swoon Kitchenbar in Hudson, NY.

John Fraser

John Fraser, Michelin award-winning chef and owner of Dovetail NYC, features a vegetarian and vegetable-focused, four-course prix fixe menu every Monday.

Rob Dalzell

Executive Chef Rob Dalzell of The Ranch at Live Oak, Malibu, CA, advocates for limiting meat consumption and provides recipes and tips to make the transition delicious.

Ming Tsai

Ming Tsai, Chef, Author and Owner of Blue Ginger in Boston reminds Wine Enthusiast readers that they don’t have to sacrifice flavor in order to go Meatless Monday.

Stefanie Sacks

Culinary Nutritionist, Stefanie Sacks, MS, CNS, CDN, spreads the word about Meatless Monday to listeners of her Stirring The Pot radio show on Hamptons NPR.

Curtis Stone

The host of Top Chef Masters, Curtis Stone shared a delicious vegetable fried rice recipe with his Facebook fans for Meatless Monday.