Can the The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (Cares Act) Save Independent Restaurants?


The Cares Act, the $2.2 trillion program put together to help businesses during the Covid-19 crisis, has left many in the restaurant industry feeling frustrated with the funds or lack thereof appropriated. The Independent Restaurant Coalition (IRC) was formed to help/save the local restaurant community and demand a well-deserved seat at the table. Today on Industry Night, James Beard award-winner, author, and chef Kwame Onwuachi and Nycci break down what is in the Cares Act, and more importantly, what isn’t. Click here to listen to the full episode.