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93 Plates and IRL Arts

Since the charity was formed, we’ve been kicking around ideas of how to get the word out about spending money locally. We came up with a Farmville-like facebook game, a twitter mystery puzzle, and a geocaching scavenger hunt, all of which ended up on the cutting room floor after the idea of 93 Plates popped […]

Social Engagement

One of the tenets that we firmly believe in is that organic and natural are better for your body than a manufactured substitute. Sugar is better than Aspartame, Oil is better than Olestra, just about anything is better than high-fructose corn syrup. Just because the United States congress has never voted on the labeling of […]

2010 Scholarships

The IRL Arts foundation sponsors five gifted graduating seniors per year with a $500 cash gift toward tuition in a degree in the culinary arts. This scholarship process is a bit different than others in the culinary world and requires all applicants to submit a video instead of a writing sample. Videos will be graded […]


Zachary Cohen @ Farm to Table Tina Wong @ The Wandering Eater Simon Dang @ Plate Of The Day Michelle Lapidos @ The NYC Game Lauren Soutiere @ East Village Kitchen Kathy YL Chan @ A Passion For Food Jessica Binder @ Food Mayhem Lindsay Nixon @ Happy Herbivore Mike Lieberman @ Urban Organic Gardener […]