From local bistros to national chains, restaurants play an essential role in shaping communities and neighborhoods across the nation, and creating opportunities for people everywhere.  

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation's annual Industry Awards celebrate the “best of the best” in diversity and inclusion, community service and hospitality leadership.

Please join us at the  2018 Gala Awards Dinner - purchase tickets here

Honoring the
2018 Restaurant Neighbor Award Winners
Sponsored by American Express
2018 Faces of Diversity Award Winners
Sponsored by PepsiCo Foodservice
2018 Thad and Alice Eure Ambassador of Hospitality
Sponsored by Ecolab
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
The Grand Hyatt
1000 H Street, NW
Washington, DC

Meet our 2017 National Winners:
Restaurant Neighbor Award
Faces of Diversity
Ambassador of Hospitality