LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Local restaurants are raising money and awareness for food service workers without insurance.
Nearly three dozen restaurants and bars are holding the 2nd annual Dine Around Event on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 to benefit Apron Inc. Chef Dean Corbett from Corbett's: An American Place, Equus and Jack's Lounge joins Apron Inc.'s Dawn Richardson-Bianconcini explain how the fundraiser benefits waiters, waitresses, chefs and dishwashers.
The mission of APRON, Inc. is to provide temporary, limited financial relief to professional food and beverage workers in the Louisville, KY metro area who work at locally owned establishments and are experiencing financial distress due to illness, injury or other issues.
The funds raised at the annual events go directly to locals in need of this support. Serving as a safety net, APRON serves the local community "helping you out of the weeds."
With the vibrant and thriving independent restaurant landscape in Louisville, APRON, INC. grew out of a need to support the workers at such establishments who by no fault of their own have fallen on hard financial times mostly relating to unexpected medical costs.
Date: Tuesday, January 28th
Time: All Day
Location: Participating restaurants (listed below)
For more information about our organization, CLICK HERE.
Please join and help publicize our Facebook event, ApronInc.
All of your support is appreciated.
Bristol Bar & Grille (all locations, including Jeffersonville)
Café Lou Lou (both locations)
Coal's Artisan Pizza
Comfy Cow (Clifton and Westport Village)
Corbett's- An American Place
El Taco Luchador
The Exchange Pub & Kitchen
Gary's on Spring
The Irish Rover
Main Street Café
Martini Italian Bistro
The Monkey Wrench
Napa River Grill
Selena's at Willow Lake Tavern
St. Charles Exchange
Steve-O's Italian Kitchen
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