We love the specialty coffee community! We love your heart, your creativity & your tenacity.
We are devastated by what is happening in our world today and know that it is having a real impact on all of you. We want to help you in the best we way know how - by connecting you to ideas and resources from people and companies that can help you weather this storm and come out stronger.
National Restaurant AssociationRestaurant Employee Relief Fund
Through the Restaurant Employee Relief Fund, the NRA is providing grants to restaurant industry employees who have been adversely impacted by COVID-19.
Apply for a grant starting Thursday, April 2. Each approved grant is $500 - one per person only. See eligibility requirements listed at their website.
Apply for Aid
SBA Disaster Loan Assistance
COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan Application
City of Tacoma
Make It Tacoma COVID-19 Stabilization Loans
TIP! Check with your local government for local programs to help through this difficult time.
Joe Mobile App is currently waiving commission on purchases made through their app now through May 1st.
In response to the COVID-19 emergency, Joe Mobile App will charge only 2.9% for payment process and can launch shops as early as same day.
RISE Nitro Brewing Co is currently offering a 35% discount on all orders through their website for people working from home. Use code StockUp35 at checkout on risebrewingco.com for Nitro coffee at your doorstep. In addition, you can sign up for RISE’s Affiliate program & earn $5 on every case sold for those in need of some passive income. Apply/register HERE.
BRÜ Mobile App will waive all fees for the next 6 months during the COVID-19 crisis and its economic recovery. The well-being of our community is important to us and BRÜ Mobile App provides a Drive-Thru, Curbside Delivery, and a Walk-In Takeout experience for your customers. Learn More
Keys to the Shop
On a Resilient Coffee Community
The CARES Act and Recovering from COVID-19 for Food & Beverage Businesses
Tuesday, April 7th
10AM & 2PM (Central)
This webinar is free to attend but you must be registered.
Boot Coffee Campus
Covid19 and Specialty Coffee - weekly webinar at 8am pacific time each Monday with past episodes archived
The Coronavirus Action Plan for Restaurants option from the Restaurant Coach
Virtual Coffee Festival
Atlas Coffee Roasters
Clarion Event Food & Beverage Group Resources
The CARES Act for Coffee Shops
Joe Mobile App
7 Tips for Pickup Only Service
The COVID-19 post
Nation's Restaurant News
Today's Restaurant News
National Restaurant Association
NRA Call to Action
National Coffee Association
FAQs: Coffee & the Novel Coronavirus also available in Spanish
New York State Restaurant Association
NYSRA Daily Update - COVID19 Outbreak
California Restaurant Association
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources
Colorado Restaurant Association
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Policies and Protocols for the Colorado Restaurant Industry
Indiana Hospitality & Lodging Association
Washington Hospitality Association
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