Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association Educational Foundation Awards $50,000 Grant to Hialeah High School ProStart Program

~ Funds will allow for major transformation for culinary program through new commercial grade kitchen equipment ~  TALLAHASSEE – Today, the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association Educational Foundation (FRLAEF) announced the awarding of a $50,000 Kitchen Remodel Grant for the Hialeah High School ProStart Program in Miami-Dade County. Hialeah High School was selected from more Read More

IMPORTANT MINIMUM WAGE COMPLIANCE NOTIFICATION

All Florida employers are required to post the current minimum wage in their place of business where an employee can see it. Starting September 30, the minimum wage in Florida will increase to $10 an hour, and the required cash wage for tipped employees will increase to $6.98.In order to be compliant with employee notification Read More

FEMA Activates Transitional Sheltering Assistance Program for Hurricane Ida Survivors – Fact Sheet

FEMA’s Transitional Sheltering Assistance has been activated for Louisiana survivors allowing for short-term, emergency sheltering options in participating hotels. In order to receive sheltering assistance, start by applying for assistance. You must have a FEMA registration ID and approval from FEMA to participate. If FEMA has reached out to you about sheltering assistance, you can look up Read More