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The restaurant industry, more than any other industry in the nation, has suffered the most significant sales and job losses since the COVID-19 outbreak began.

We must make sure our story is told and that restaurant operators, employees, and customers are at the table to demand action.

Will you survive the winter without outside dining or another round of PPP? Are you make investments to utilize your outdoor dining through the colder months ahead?

Please tell us your story by recording a video below.

We will share it with Congress, policy makers and influencers in Washington.  We will not let your voice be forgotten. Every voice counts!

Legal Disclaimer: By recording a video on this site you are agreeing to the following authorization:


I hereby consent that the National Restaurant Association, an Illinois not-for-profit corporation  qualified as an IRS 501(c)(6) association, its affiliates and their representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Association”), shall have the right to publish, modify, edit, transmit, license and/or otherwise use my name, statements, image, likeness and/or voice in any audio and/or video recordings, photographs, digital images, and the like (collectively, my “Voice and Likeness”), they have taken or made of me in connection with the Association’s Restaurants Act program (“Program”) or in which I may have been included, for publicity, promotion, internet usage or any other lawful purpose, or in reproductions thereof.

I hereby waive all claims for any compensation for use of my Voice and Likeness and waive any right that I may have to inspect and/or approve the finished product or use or promotion thereof.  I further waive any right to inspect or approve the finished Program.  I understand that my participation in the Program is voluntary and will not be compensated in any way. I hold harmless, and release and forever discharge, the Association and its licensees, from any claim, demand, or cause of action which I, or any other person acting on my behalf may have by reason of the use of my Voice and Likeness.

I hereby certify that I am over eighteen years of age and am competent to contract in my own name insofar as the above is concerned.  If I am under eighteen years of age my parents have read this document and have given their consent.

I have read the foregoing release, authorization and agreement and warrant that I fully understand the contents thereof.