Resources to assist in your time of need.

Check back often. We’ll keep the list updated as new information comes available.

El Centro College (DCCCD) Culinary Certificate Program

Elevate your culinary skills.  Low or no-cost for Dallas County Residents with culinary experience.  Enrollment ends on May 13th, classes start on May 18th!

Federal website with resources on how to protect yourself, what to do if you think you are sick as well as additional information for a variety of things (like school, travel, etc.)

Restaurant Workers’ Community Foundation

Nationwide community dedicated to providing assistance to the restaurant industry. Check back often for Grant Applications. 

United States Bartenders Guild

Providing a Bartenders Emergency Relief fund. Visit their website for eligibility requirements and application.

Another Round, Another Rally: Emergency Relief

Offering $500 relief grants for hospitality workers who had lost their jobs or had their hours slashed in the wake of COVID-19 outbreak.

James Beard Foundation Relief Fund

The James Beard Foundation has developed a number of resources including webinars,  relief advocacy and resources lists.

Department of Labor: Employee Rights Under Families First  Coronavirus Response Act

Provides details about employees rights around paid and sick leave.