Build a Strong Team With RYRA

The Restaurant Youth Registered Apprenticeship (RYRA) program is designed to employ young people committed to careers in the restaurant industry who are looking to build their skills and qualifications while earning money. Become a RYRA employer to build a stronger team!
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Restaurant Relief

ERC RESTAURANT RELIEF. How much is ten minutes of your time worth? A thousand dollars? Ten thousand dollars? How about $26,000 per employee?
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2022 Undergraduate and ProStart Scholarships

The Colorado Restaurant Foundation offers merit-based scholarships for students considering enrolling in post-secondary culinary and hospitality programs. Applications are being accepted through April 15. Apply today, or become a scholarship donor!
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Drink Red Wear Red

A night out at the Museum of Nature & Science on June 9 to support restaurant workers!
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A 10-Minute Call Could be Worth Tens of Thousands of Dollars!

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Read Our 2021 COVID-19 Report

The CRA has been working hard on behalf of restaurants since the start of the pandemic.

Curious what we've been doing?

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Adding these three solutions to your restaurant can help boost revenue and morale....

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Only 40% of CO RRF applicants received critical aid. We need you to help usrefill the RRF to help our local busin...

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Established in 1987, the Colorado Restaurant Foundation (CRF) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization governed by a ...

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Are you looking for ways to stay informed or get involved? Check out our news and events to stay updated on the latest in the Colorado restaurant industry.
ServSafe Food Manager Certification - DENVER

The Colorado Restaurant Foundation delivers ServSafe® Food Safety training to Colorado’s restaurant...

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Stay up to date on legislative issues important to our industry, connect with the Colorado hospitality community, and take advantage of significant member resources and savings. 

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