Edible Arrangements CEO gets Torch of Liberty award by Greater new Haven ADL

Community leaders and others are honored by the Anti-Defamation League. In the month of June 2019 more than 350 citizens gathered in Greater New Haven to acknowledge the philanthropists and community leaders.

The ADL was delighted to present its torch of liberty award to Asma Farid and Tariq Farid, the founder, and CEO of Edible Arrangements. As stated by ADL Connecticut Director Steve Ginsburg: “It was an unforgettable evening.” She further stated: “Asma Farid and Lindy are well-deserved honorees and have spoken beautifully about their journeys, and the values of ADL that assisted them in this journey.

The Torch of Liberty statures are presented to outstanding citizens and corporations for their extra-ordinary work which has helped in fostering the community of Greater New Haven. Moreover, the DCL award pays tribute to the outstanding citizens that contribute towards establishing strong communities that welcome people regardless of their religion, caste, ethnicity or creed.

The event received significant appraises and the award receivers truly got an encouragement to continue with the community services they’ve been passionate about. The event made sure that such a celebratory event at the Greater new Haven community is essential for building a tolerant society that promotes the idea of “World without hate.”