By Bill Parry
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A street food vending truck, which got its start in Long Island City, captured the top prizes for its grilled cheese sandwich at the Vendy Awards on Governors Island last Saturday.
Snowday food truck, run by the non-profit organization Drive Change, captured the People’s Choice Award and the coveted grand-prize Vendy Cup at the 10th annual awards that drew more than 2,000 foodies to Colonel’s Row on the island.
“It was a pretty remarkable day and we’re all feeling very proud,” Drive Change Executive Director Jordyn Lexton said. “It feels incredible to win and now we just have to figure out how to leverage this to make more people aware of our mission. The more people that are made aware of the injustice inside the system, the more people will contribute to the work