The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Restaurant Industry Awards is looking for industry people who are making a difference by giving back to the community. The NRAEF’s Faces of Diversity and Restaurant Neighbor Awards celebrates the industry successes and spotlights the important role restaurant businesses play in improving the quality of life for all they serve.
The Restaurant Neighbor Award, sponsored by American Express, recognizes restaurants for outstanding community service. Four national winners receive $5,000 each to support their favorite charity or nonprofit and an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C., where they are honored at a Gala Awards Dinner
The Faces of Diversity Award, sponsored by PepsiCo Foodservice, celebrates the diversity of the industry honoring three individuals who have realized the American Dream. Winners receive a $2,500 scholarship in their name and an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C., where they are honored at a Gala Awards Dinner.
If you have an exceptional owner, manager or leadership and contributor to the industry, now’s the change to get them the recognition they deserve: Apply online at www.nraef.org/awards. Applications for the NRAEF’s Faces of Diversity and Restaurant Neighbor Award programs must be received by Nov. 18, 2013.