This page contains resources for support and assistance for both restaurants and restaurant employees, as well as a brief section with industry news. We will update frequently. – KU
Across the country restaurants are trying to support their staff while doing their utmost to stay in business.
Chefs & restaurateurs are forming hospitality coalitions to influence city and state governments to support the industry.
A group of restaurant owners and operators lay out the national situation, and provide clarity and urgency to what the industry needs and why it needs it now.
Funds, Relief & Support
Eater has an excellent list of funds to support both restaurants and restaurant employees, including a substantial list of local funds and efforts.
National support fund & meals for industry employees program. Active in Louisville, Washington DC, Los Angeles, Seattle, Cincinnati, Brooklyn, Denver, Chicago, Atlanta, Lexington, Boston, San Francisco, and New Orleans so far.
Financial support for suddenly unemployed bartenders & their families.
General worker relief fund and loans for small independent restaurants.
Links to government assistance, donations for restaurant workers, job listings.
Jobs & Hiring:
Including but not limited to the below companies that have announced national hiring plans: