Get Involved

The Michigan Restaurant Association Educational Support Foundation is always looking for volunteers to help develop the future of the restaurant industry. For more information, contact Amanda Smith at 800-968-9668 or  

Be a Mentor

Help students get real-life experience. 

Be a Judge

Lend your expertise as a judge for the Michigan ProStart® Competition

Be a Sponsor

A variety of sponsorship opportunities exist to support the ProStart® Program.  

Be a Donor

Make a tax-deductible gift to support the ProStart® Competition, mentor and teacher development, and curriculum growth.

Judges at the Michigan ProStart® Competition.
A mentor helps a student at the annual