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Small Business with a Large Impact

In Colorado, more than 10,000 eating and drinking establishments employ 264,000 workers, 11% of Colorado’s workforce.
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Servesafe Food Safety & Responsible Alchohol Training

Learn how to prevent foodborne illness through food sanitation, and understand the essentials of responsible alcohol service.
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Educating Tomorrow's Industry Leaders

The Colorado Restaurant Association Education Foundation is dedicated to training individuals entering and working in the industry.
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Helping Colorado Restaurants Grow

Founded in 1933, the Colorado Restaurant Association (CRA) is the leading trade organization for the state's dynamic food service industry. The CRA represents, educates and promotes an industry comprised of more than 10,800 eating and drinking establishments.

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announcementsNew Restaurant Partnership

The Colorado Restaurant Association has recently partnered with Crest Restaurant Insurance in a strategic effort.

announcementsNew Restaurant Partnership

The Colorado Restaurant Association has recently partnered with Crest Restaurant Insurance in a strategic effort.

restaurant foundationFoundation

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 start your new business venture? Check out our news and events to stay updated on the latest in the Colorado restaurant industry.
Hospitality News February 13, 2019

What exactly is the Straws on Demand bill and how will it affect my business?...

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CRA Legislative Update - 2019

The Legislative Update is a quick explanation of bills we are actively following in the Colorado State...

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2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Winners

This prestigious awards program celebrates individuals who are devoted to the idea of hospitality and ...

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Network with fellow business owners, stay up to date on legislative issues important to our industry, connect with your peers, take advantage of significant savings opportunities and stay informed. Join the Colorado Restaurant Association!

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CRA Job Board

Search the official CRA job board to find great opportunities with top Colorado restaurants and food service establishments.
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