Campaigns

Monday Campaigns Founder Sid Lerner Receives Honorary Degree from Johns Hopkins University

July 25th, 2019

Lerner’s legendary career changed the way the nation thinks about everything from common household items to public health and the environment.

NBC News Recommends Staying Healthy this Summer with the Power of Monday

July 8th, 2019

NBC News BETTER has a winning strategy for staying healthy during the indulgent days of summer: Mondays!

New C40 Cities Report Recommends Meatless Monday to Curb Food-Based Emissions in Major Cities

June 13th, 2019

A new report from the C40 Cities network highlights food as one of the biggest sources of consumption-based emissions in major cities.

Beyonce and Jay-Z offer free concert tickets for life to fans who go Meatless Monday

February 5th, 2019

Beyonce herself made the Meatless Monday pledge on her Instagram post announcing the contest.

NYC Health + Hospitals Takes Meatless Mondays Pledge at Its 11 Public Health System Hospitals

January 23rd, 2019

NYC Health + Hospitals has launched Meatless Monday at all 11 of its hospitals in an effort to provide patients with a broader range of healthy, appealing meal options and introduce the benefits of plant-based nutrition.

EAT-Lancet Commission on Food, Planet, Health calls for global meat reduction

January 22nd, 2019

The report concluded that “a diet rich in plant-based foods and with fewer animal source foods confers both improved health and environmental benefits.”

Major U.S. Arena Goes Meatless Monday

January 15th, 2019

The Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, home to the Sacramento Kings, launched a Meatless Monday campaign on January 14.

Meatless Monday Highlighted by PBS as a New Year’s Resolution that Could Make a Difference

January 2nd, 2019

Meatless Monday is one of three "eye-opening, science-based New Year’s resolutions that could help everyone"

CNN Recommends Making a “Monday Resolution” for a Healthy New Year

January 2nd, 2019

Lisa Drayer highlighted the Monday Campaigns in her recent article for CNN

Eat for the Planet Interviews Meatless Monday President Peggy Neu

December 12th, 2018

In the interview, Peggy discusses Meatless Monday’s history, strategy for global success, and vision for the future

Meatless Monday Joins the Global Climate Action Summit

October 1st, 2018

Meatless Monday was thrilled to participate in the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco, California

Meatless Monday Launches a New Ambassador Program

September 28th, 2018

The new program offers free resources and exclusive benefits

Here are 13 things you can do to love Mondays, according to experts

July 31st, 2018

Hello Giggles asked a team of experts for tips on making Monday the best day of the week.

New York City Public Schools Test the Meatless Monday Waters

July 18th, 2018

As part of a Department of Education (DOE) pilot program, fifteen Brooklyn public schools went meatless on Mondays with schools providing all-vegetarian breakfast and lunch.

Meatless Monday: Getting a Handle on Excessive Consumption

June 14th, 2018

"When institutions such as school systems and hospitals and government agencies work together through a campaign like Meatless Monday to get people to skip meat one day a week, the collective action is significant."

Calorie Counts on Chain Restaurant Menus Are Now Mandatory

May 11th, 2018

Calorie counts must now be listed on menus and menu boards of all fast-food and sit-down chain restaurants with more than 20 outlets.

Whitsons Culinary Group® Launches Meatless Monday Initiative

April 26th, 2018

Whitsons Culinary Group® has announced the launch of the Meatless Monday health initiative in all school districts Whitsons services.

Meatless Monday Arrives at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

February 27th, 2018

Meatless Monday has officially arrived at the prestigious network of hospitals.

Bon Appétit Management Company Increases Meatless Options

January 25th, 2018

A Meatless lunch is now an easier option for campuses and corporations

TGI Fridays & Meatless Monday Announce Beyond Burger Partnership

January 11th, 2018

TGI Fridays Partners with Beyond Burger to Expand Meatless Options

CNN: Try Meatless Monday in 2018

January 3rd, 2018

Plant-based dietitian provides easy tips for changing your diet, one Monday at a time

Meatless Monday Celebrates 100 Years!

December 7th, 2017

Watch this video to learn more about the global movement!

Amherst College Adopts Meatless Monday!

December 1st, 2017

Students recognize the benefits of eating less meat and swap burgers for greens on Meatless Mondays!

100 Chefs & Slow Food Participate in Meatless Monday Challenge!

November 14th, 2017

More than 100 chefs to combat climate change as a part of the Slow Food Menu for Change Campaign

The Fun History Behind Meatless Monday!

November 3rd, 2017

How did this all get started anyway?