Veggie Burger Project Success!

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Posted November 9, 2011 by Rachelle Owen

Since we launched The Veggie Burger Project a few months ago, we’ve been flooded with e-mails from Street Teamers across the country who have successfully “just asked” for a veggie burger and had their school agree! It really is that easy, folks!

Most recently, Amundsen High School students Felix, Laura, and Amundsen Animal Rights Club event coordinator Victor have campaigned—with success—to have a veggie burger and soy cheese (!!!) added to the lunch menu. Freaking awesome, right?! Check it:


They even created super-cute posters to help promote the burger around school (with permission, of course!):

Sick of crappy food in your cafeteria? Check out The Veggie Burger Project for tips, FAQs, and a sample letter to give to your school officials asking them to get a veggie burger!

Need help? E-mail us at!

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  • 1467 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]


    My school sells veggies burgers, but they more closely resemble compressed horse feed than anything. Should I ask for better quality veggie burgers, or just leave it be?

  • 1474 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]


    i just got tofu at my school! all i had to do was talk to my principle and now we have 4 choices of good quality tofu and even tofu breakfast sausage patties.:DD

  • 1476 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]


    Those are cool shirts:D

  • 1481 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]


    thats awesome! congrates!

  • 1481 days ago

    VA:F [1.9.22_1171]


    I just sent An email tHe roCkford public schools food director. Hopefully I’ll get a reply back soon. I’m not gonna take no for an answer!

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