Community Engagement for Restaurants

Restaurants share their involvement with fundraising events for local and national causes, aid for the needy, responses to crisis events, and bringing communities together for the greater good.


Scotty’s Brewhouse to Host Feast for the Less Fortunate

On Thanksgiving, Scotty’s Brewhouse management and staff will host its sixth annual “Feast for the Less Fortunate” from noon to 2 p.m.

Carolina Ale House to Donate $2,500 to Ronald McDonald House

Carolina Ale House at 419 West Franklin Street in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, opened recently with a promise to donate 10 percent of its first week of sales to the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel

Reinventing The Krebs with Food, Service, and Philanthropy

These days, Austin Johnson can be found on the golf course, water skiing, or riding a snowmobile during his free time as executive chef of The Krebs Restaurant in Skaneateles, New York.

The Culinary Institute of America Brings New Life to Copia

The Culinary Institute of America has acquired the building and adjacent land that once served as Copia: The American Center for Wine, Food and the Arts in the City of Napa, California.

Johnny Carino's Big Crush Celebration Raises More Than $73,000

Johnny Carino's, an Italian restaurant company with more than 80 locations nationwide, announced that it raised more than $73,000 for the National Breast Cancer Foundation during its

Cochon 555 Announces Dates and Cities for Upcoming Tour

One of the most talked about culinary tours in North America is back on the road in 2016 with a bigger mission, more chefs and new ways to participate in the creation of a better, safer food system

bd’s Mongolian Grill Raises More Than $4,000 for No Kid Hungry

bd’s Mongolian Grill, the create-your-own stir-fry restaurant, announced it has raised more than $4,000 through its partnership with No Kid Hungry and the Dine Out for No Kid Hungry

Home Run Inn Donates $5,000 to Lakeview Pantry in Grand Opening

Home Run Inn crossed town to introduce its first Northside Chicago restaurant in the Lakeview neighborhood at 3215 North Sheffield Avenue. The South Side icon and home of Chicago&rsq

Chili's Spreads Holiday Cheer to One Deserving Veteran and Their Family

This year, Chili's Grill & Bar will recognize the contributions of veterans and active military personnel beyond a single day by sponsoring the holiday celebration for one lucky winner and

Margaritas Mexican Donates Over $6,600 to End 68 Hours of Hunger

Margaritas Mexican Restaurant wrapped up its month-long National Taco Day celebration by donating over $6,600 to End 68 Hours of Hunger.