Below are economic resources for residents, restaurants, and businesses on a local, state, and national level, in addition to, other resources. 


Local Resources


Statewide Resources


Federal and National Resources 


Legal and Workplace Resources


Restaurant, Food Industry, and Takeout Workers Assistance 

  • One Fair Wage, a nonprofit that advocates for restaurant workers, has set up an emergency fund to provide financial assistance to food service employees. 
  • Restaurant Association: For the restaurant and hospitality industry, the Restaurant Association of Iowa website provides information, resources, and community.  
  • Restaurant Workers' Community Foundation has created a COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund for individual workers and small businesses in the restaurant industry. 
  • U.S. Food & Drug Administration has guidelines for food service businesses.