Winners of the 2019 CA ProStart Cup

Winners of the 2019 CA ProStart Cup

The state’s top student entrepreneurs, chefs, and innovators went head-to-head in the 17th annual CA ProStart Cup presented by BJ’s Restaurants on March 15+16 in Pomona, CA. The competition was fierce as students competed for major scholarships. Taco Bell...
Brian Murphy Wins Educator of Excellence Award

Brian Murphy Wins Educator of Excellence Award

(SACRAMENTO) – Brian Murphy, an accomplished ProStart® culinary arts teacher at San Diego High School, has been chosen as the 2019 Educator of Excellence by the California Restaurant Association Foundation.   This prestigious award is given once a year to just...
One year later – more than 100 grants given

One year later – more than 100 grants given

The restaurant community rallies to help workers recovering from the Thomas Fire and mudslides  SANTA BARBARA – Restaurants Care®, a program of the California Restaurant Association Foundation (CRAF), has just given its 115th  grant award to a Santa Barbara area...