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The Race Is On as 17-Year-Old Beats Out More Than 1,200 Contenders
For Immediate Release:May 18, 2011
Contact:David Perle 202-483-7382
Greencastle, Pa. — What does 17-year-old Greencastle
resident Alyssa Sullivan have in common with Biggest Loser trainer
Bob Harper? Wilde was a winner of PETA's Sexiest Vegetarian Alive
contest, and Sullivan is one of the female finalists in the spin-off Cutest
Vegetarian Alive contest sponsored by peta2, PETA's youth division.
Sullivan beat out more than 1,200 contestants from across the U.S. Supporters
can check out finalists by visiting peta2.com
and can click here
to find out how to vote via text message to help peta2 select the winners. Two
winners (one male and one female) will be announced on June 6, and each will
win a professional photo shoot and star in a peta2 ad.
"More and more Americans are going vegetarian every
day, and young people are leading the charge," says peta2 Division Manager
Marta Holmberg. "It's no wonder: On average, vegetarians are slimmer,
trimmer, and generally healthier than meat-eaters, so they're bound to be a lot
Sullivan went vegetarian three years ago out of her concern
for animals—and she says that it's the "best decision" she's ever
made. She is an active advocate for animals, from writing letters to businesses
and policymakers in support of animal issues to volunteering frequently at her
local animal shelter. A junior at St. Maria Goretti High School, her favorite
vegan meal is a veggie burger with guacamole and all the toppings, a side of
sweet potato fries, and vegan chocolate cake for dessert. She hopes to become a
To view photos and bios of all the finalists and
to cast your vote to help peta2 decide the winners, please click here.
To vote for Sullivan, text "Alyssa S." to 73822.
Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights? Read more.