Our Mission

We will strive to promote the health and prosperity of the foodservice industry by investing in our youth and our workforce.

We’ve got your back

CRA Foundation

We empower California’s restaurant workforce through education, scholarships, and emergency assistance. 
 

Our Board

The CRAF Board of Directors is comprised of individuals at the highest level in the hospitality industry. They are invested in our mission and committed to a thriving restaurant community. Meet our board!

Get Involved

Be a mentor, host a fundraiser for Restaurants Care, blog about us, be a guest speaker.  Our supporters bring our programs to life. Sign up here!

Our Stories

See what we’ve got cooking! The CRAF News blog has our latest stories and updates. On the CA ProStart Instagram we share everyday food adventures from our 9,000+ students and on our Restaurants Care Instagram we show stories of hope and community. Join the conversation.

Our Supporters

We can’t do this work alone! CRAF is a 501(c)3 nonprofit supported by individuals, businesses and charitable foundations that share our mission of empowering CA’s thriving restaurant workforce. Click here to see our annual partners, donors and friends!
Our Programs

Investing in Our Restaurant Community

Youth Programs

Scholarships

Restaurants Care

CRAF

Our Team

Jot Condie

President + CEO

Alycia Harshfield

Executive Director

aharshfield@calrest.org

Bobbi Cichowski

Programs Manager

bCichowski@calrest.org

Erin Mascho

Director of Development

emascho@calrest.org

Natalie Tong

Program Director

ntong@calrest.org

Annual Partners