We hope you find these resources helpful in these challenging times.
Please check back frequently for updates and reach out with questions: help@gardenstatekitchen.com

Resources and reading material

The Certified Nursing Assistants have developed an excellent tutorial reminding us how to wash our hands

ServSafe is offering free food handlers classes and training videos on takeout and delivery precautions through May 31

Food + Tech Connect's database of resources for people working across the food system

Coronavirus safety guide for the food and beverage industry

NJ Small Business Development Centers are ever helpful

Oyster Sunday has a resources page

Accion is hosting a online workshop series on this issue

Cornell University online food industry and safety resources

Restaurant Workers Community Foundation has a great resources page

The Restaurant Association has a great resources page

The State of New Jersey has answers to common questions about running a food business in the state

Civil Eats is, as always, dishing up some of the best reporting out there on this subject

The Food System Leadership Network has started listserve to help us all stay connected

Need financial support?

The US Small Business Administration launched their Disaster Loan Assistance Program and their Payroll Protection Program

The NJ Economic Development Authority has an extensive grant and loan program

and a really cool Emergency Assistance Eligibility Calculator

Verizon has launched a Small Business Recovery Fund

The Red Backpack Fund has grants available for women-owned businesses

The Shea Moisture Fund has grants available for women of color entrepreneurs and minority business owners

Intuit Quickbooks Small Business Relief Initiative is supporting GoFundMe campaigns

Facebook has launched a Small Business Grants Program, though not available if your business is based in the NJ/NY region

Forbes Magazine's Small Business Relief Tracker: Funding, Grants, and Resources

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