Hospitality Democracy Employee Relief Fund

Dear Milwaukee community and loyal patrons,

We have had the distinct pleasure of serving you in our Milwaukee neighborhood for the last 15 years at our family of restaurants, including AJ Bombers, Smoke Shack, Onesto, Holey Moley Doughnuts, and Blue Bat Kitchen & Tequilaria. We love being based in Milwaukee, and have celebrated with you at our dining tables. We see first dates, birthday celebrations, family dinners, business collaborations and more enter our doors. 

Now, we are humbly asking for your help during this difficult time. Please help us to support our amazing Hospitality Democracy family that is facing financial hardships caused  by this pandemic.

Hospitality Democracy employs over 200 local Milwaukeeans as hosts, bartenders, servers, cooks, and event staff. Our team creates the experiences, the food, the cocktails, the conversation, and the fun from the moment you walk in our doors.

We are working to support them in every way we can, but we need your help. 100% of all proceeds will go directly to our team members to provide financial support, until we are able to open our doors again.

Whether this is your first time hearing of us, or you've been a fan of our restaurants for awhile, we're glad your here.

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts,
Our Hospitality Democracy family

AJ Bombers 
Smoke Shack 
Holey Moley Doughnuts 
Blue Bat Kitchen & Tequilaria
  • Julie Burr 
    • $150 
    • 18 mos
  • Stephanie Jacobs 
    • $100 
    • 19 mos
  • Bridget Richlen 
    • $25 
    • 19 mos
  • Christine Norkaitis 
    • $20 
    • 19 mos
  • Molly Lauder 
    • $50 
    • 19 mos
See all

Organizer and beneficiary

Hospitality Democracy 
Milwaukee, WI
Hospitality Democracy LLC 
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