Support NRAEF

Your support creates opportunity across the restaurant and foodservice industry

Our Annual Fundraising Campaign is in full swing!

Fueling Opportunity. Launching Careers.Your financial support will help us meet our 2023 fundraising goals and ensure we continue to provide training and education to as many individuals as possible.

2022 was our most successful year to-date as our generous supporters responded to the needs of today in our industry, as well as the demand for tomorrow’s restaurant and foodservice leaders. Together, we’re building our workforce and creating opportunity.


NRAEF is changing lives thanks to your support. Here’s a look at some of the lives and communities we changed in 2022.

ProStart® students in high-school programs

apprentices in the Restaurant & Hospitality Leadership Center

scholarship dollars awarded to 320 higher-education students

new individuals enrolled in Restaurant Ready & HOPES

dollars raised to support NRAEF's programs

Give to the Foundation

Your individual financial donation can help us build the future of our industry. There are many ways you can give — see all of the options!

Partner With Us

Develop the leaders of tomorrow by investing your time and resources in the next generation. Our partnership opportunities offer an impactful way for companies of all sizes to contribute.

Sponsor An Event

NRAEF produces several engaging events throughout the year that promote career development, job placement, and pathways in the restaurant and foodservice industry. Your organization can participate in a wide variety of sponsorship and activation opportunities which we provide. 

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