Financial Resources

Restaurant Dive

Feds issue streamlined PPP loan forgiveness form

Back of House

How to Calculate Restaurant Food Costs

Federal Resources for U.S. Small Businesses

The official federal resource website for U.S. small businesses affected by COVID-19 (Coronavirus). You can view relevant federal agency resources, access the latest news, and search for a Small Business Advisor near you.

James Beard Foundation

In recognition of the long-term support needed by independent, locally owned restaurants to remain a vital part of their communities, the James Beard Foundation has committed its full staff and programs for the next 12-18 months to Open For Good, a campaign to support the recovery and rebuilding of an independent restaurant industry that is stronger than ever.

Restaurant Business Online

Restaurant borrowers will no longer be dinged for furloughed employees who decline their old jobs under PPP.


What You Can Do Now To Maximize Paycheck Protection Loan Forgiveness

Open For Business

Practical financial tips from restaurateurs during the COVID-19 crisis


10 Ways For Restaurants to Supplement Income During The Coronavirus Outbreak

FSR Magazine

Details on the paycheck protection program and how it can help restaurants

Hello Alice

Hello Alice is offering $10,000 grants for small business owners impacted by coronavirus

Lighthouse Group

Lighthouse Group Commercial Insurance for Restaurants

James Beard Foundation

The James Beard Foundation Food and Beverage Industry Relief Fund

Small Business Administration

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources

Save Local Restaurants

Join the Independent Restaurant Coalition to help save local restaurants

Restaurant Opportunities Centers

COVID-19 Resources: ROC lists national and city/state financial resources available to restaurant workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.


A calculator to understand the potential impact of COVID-19 on your business, and see immediate next steps you can take.