The eight finalists for the coveted 2015 TEDxManhattan Award have been named and the polls are now open so you can help select the winner. The TEDxManhattan Award recognizes an organization making a difference in the field of sustainable food and farming. This year’s finalists include:
- Animal Welfare Approved
- Broccoli’s Extreme Makeover
- Cafeteria Culture
- Dunk the Junk
- Green Bronx Machine
- Pure Food Kids Foundation
- Sea to Table
- Wholesome Wave
Online voting is open now through 6 pm ET on Sunday, January 25. The winner will be selected based on the votes submitted as well as the input from a panel of expert judges, including Food & Wine editor-in-chief, Dana Cowin who will present the award at TEDxManhattan: Changing the Way We Eat. The deserving recipient organization will be announced on January 30 and will have the opportunity to speak about its efforts at TEDxManhattan, taking place on Saturday, March 7.
In the meantime, please be sure to vote!
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