Restaurant Strong Grant 2023

The Greg Hill Foundation’s Restaurant Strong Fund & Grubhub are pleased to announce $1.25 million in grant opportunities to support growth in small business restaurants made possible by the Grubhub Community Fund.


Eligible Restaurants
To be eligible for this grant, applicants must adhere to the following;

  • Must be currently open and operating in one of the cities listed above at the time of the application
  • Completed application form
  • Must not have more than one restaurant ownership
  • Provide a detailed explanation for the need of a grant
  • Provide detailed plans on how the grant would be utilized for growth if awarded

The Greg Hill Foundation’s Restaurant Strong and Grubhub’s Community Fund want to further aid small business restaurants by providing them with the opportunity to grow! The Restaurant Strong Grant, made possible by the Grubhub Community Fund, will provide $1.25 MILLION to small business restaurants. Beginning on April 19th, 2023, we will be accepting applications to help support growth in areas such as:

  • Updating technology
  • Updating equipment
  • Marketing and PR services
  • Staff training programs
  • Staff incentivized wages
  • Maintenance/updating of current infrastructure

To support small business restaurants, The Restaurant Strong Fund will provide grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 depending on need and growth opportunity showcased in the application. The Campaign will be limited to restaurants that have only one location with 50 employees or less within the following cities:

Boston | Chicago | New York City | Philadelphia

Restaurants will have the opportunity to apply for this grant by providing specific plans how the grant will be utilized. Grant amounts will be awarded based the need showcased. Applications for the grants will be open from April 19th, 2023 through May 10th, 2023. A portion of proceeds are dedicated to supporting diverse, women owned, minority owned, and LGBTQIA+ owned businesses.

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