Apr 8, 2010
The NYU Reynolds Program in Social Entrepreneurship and the nonprofit group Youth Venture announced the selection of NYU College of Arts and Science students Michelle Dugan and Ashley Seiver as joint recipients of the $10,000 Grand Prize Award in the 2009-2010 “Be a Changemaker” Challenge. Ms. Dugan and Ms. Seiver provided the “Best Overall Venture” among the hundreds of participating New York University undergraduates. The two honorees created “Cycles,” a bicycle-run delivery service for farmers markets located in urban areas. They plan to set up the initial phase of operation at the Union Square green market in Manhattan.