Great Street Meet 2015

The Street Vendor Project presents our annual community gala, bringing together vendors & their allies from across the city.

WHEN: April 21st, 6:30-10:00pm

WHERE: Judson Memorial Church,

55 Washington Square South, New York City

WHAT: food, open bar (beer, wine, punch), music, community

WHO: you, street vendors, and their allies

Honoree: Yonah Schimmel Knish Bakery

Yonah for email

The Street Vendor Project is thrilled to present the inaugural Stepladder Award to Yonah Schimmel Knish Bakery, the beloved family-run East Houston storefront that got its start as a pushcart in 1910. The Stepladder Award will be presented each year to a larger business that used vending as a stepladder to their success.

Presenting the Stepladder Award will be Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer.

Host Committee:

Tenzing ChadotsangSteve Maggi

Nina ChernoffJeff Orlick

Jacki EspositoAltaf Rahamatulla


David GalarzaKrishnendu Ray

Bob GangiDiana Robinson

Lucia GomezFatai Shieh

Jennifer GordonSteve Stollman

Chaumtoli HuqYanki Tshering

Bill JordanValeria Treves

Marcia KellySuzanne Wasserman

Richard KleinDavid Weber

Jonathan LapalmeCindy VandenBosch

Robert LaValvaBen Wellington

Jordan ZimolkaDavid Rankin

Event Planning Committee:

Jared DomingosBara Levitt

Sharrod FredericksNse Umoh

Leah FlaxDana Wolfe

Lizzy Fraser


For tickets, please fill out the form below, or visit our Eventbrite page.

 Questions about the Great Street Meet?  Please email or call (646) 602-5679