Inspire a Lifelong Passion
The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) promotes education and communications programs to train and advance America's workforce utilizing the broad career opportunities of America's restaurant and foodservice industry.
As the philanthropic foundation of the National Restaurant Association, we exist to enhance the restaurant industry’s service to the public through education, promotion of career opportunities and community engagement.
We recognize outstanding leaders who have made lasting contributions to the industry through education, diversity and community service.
Who Works in the U.S. Restaurant Industry is the most extensive research of the restaurant sector workforce in decades.
Recognizing the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to chart and achieve career success in the restaurant and foodservice industry.