AFORC is here for you
Small business is the backbone of our economy. Our industry has been through a tough year, but you’re not alone. Whether a business owner, an employee or seeking employment, AFORC is committed to providing resources for our family of members.
Family concepts are a welcome challenge. We believe in protecting the best interests of our members. We want to empower you to achieve more success than you thought possible.
Half of all American adults have worked in the restaurant industry, and millions have successful professions in this vibrant industry. Learn more about restaurant career opportunities.
Our policy agenda
We work for you and your business on Capitol Hill, City Hall and your state house. We represent the industry’s interests on the legislative and regulatory issues that matter to your bottom line.
Committed to our Industry
Owner Operator Members
Benefits and Resources
“The real dollar value of a restaurant association far exceeds the cost of dues, even if you only consider the lobbying and representation, which is not available from any other source. Membership can be the difference between success and failure…”
– Restaurant Startup & Growth Magazine
“All of us as restaurateurs operate our businesses on a day to day basis. There’s lots of issues that we deal with day to day. It is important for all restaurants to be a part of the California Restaurant Association.”
– Russ Bendel President + CEO, The Habit Restaurants
It is the mission of the Association of Family Owned Restaurant Concepts to serve as the advocate and indispensable resource for the family owned hospitality and foodservice industry and their employees.