Voting Opens for the ‘We the People’ Readers’ Vote D.A.R.E. Award

NEW YORK—Voting is now open for the "We the People" Readers’ Vote Award, part of Vision Monday’s Third Annual Dispensing and Retail Excellence (D.A.R.E) Awards sponsored by Europa International.

Nominees for this year’s "We the People" Award are The Eye Gallery in Ypsilanti, Mich., Southside Eyecare & Optical in Anchorage, Ala., Specs Around Town in Bloomington, Ill., Selima Optique Soho in New York, Eye Luv Lucy in San Jose, Calif., and Woodbridge Optometry in Irvine, Calif.

The nominees were determined by the D.A.R.E. judges who singled out a selection of truly exceptional entries from across all award categories. The winner of this award will be determined by the entry that receives the most reader votes on between July 1 and Aug. 9, 2013. Only one vote per email address will be counted per day.

The winner of the "We the People" Readers’ Vote will be revealed, along with the winners from each of the D.A.R.E. Award categories, in the Sept. 9, 2013 issue of Vision Monday. Vision Monday will also continue to highlight the contest, process and honorees on its Facebook page and Twitter posts throughout the year.

To review the nominees and entries and to submit a vote visit