Readers’ Poll Winners: People & Places

How You Voted

Best Charity
Alameda County Community Food Bank

Best City Employee
John Russo

Best College Hangout
Jupiter

Best College Professor
Robert Reich

Best Community Organizer
Van Jones

Best Company to Work For
Pixar

Best K-12 Teacher
Russell Wright

Best Local Innovator
Van Jones

Best New Cause
Marriage Equality

Best Pick-Up Spot
Whole Foods

Best Place to Take the Kids
Tilden Park

Best Place to Worship
Tilden Park

Best Rising Political Figure
Van Jones

Best Student Club or Group
Youth Speaks

Best Under-21 Hangout
924 Gilman Street

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