Serve the Service Industry

COVID-19 is impacting the service industry hard. Local restaurants can no longer cover their costs and are closing their doors. This means laying off hundreds of employees. These funds will go directly to our family of restaurant employees at A&R Creative Group (Alchemy, The Crest, The Market, Ethyl & Tank, Hoof Hearted, Midway, Fourth Street Bar & Grill) who depend on this income to survive. We are doing everything we can as a company to mitigate losses but we need additional support from the government and our community to limit the impact. We're extremely grateful for your generosity in these unprecedented times.


Go Fund Me required details:

1. Who you are and where you’re from: My name is Alexis Joseph and I'm from Columbus, OH. Our collective restaurant group is A&R Creative.

2. Your relationship or contact to the parties you're raising funds for: Co-Owner of Alchemy + Abed, Ali and Ismail Alshahal--Owners of A&R Creative Group. We are raising funds to be dispersed to our restaurant employees.

3. How the funds will be spent (be specific as possible)/withdrawal plan: These funds will dispersed evenly to our 200 employees who have lost their jobs.
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Alexis Joseph 
Columbus, OH