WASHINGTON (WJZ) — The U.S. Small Business Administration is launching a new program to help the food service industry that was hit hard by the pandemic.

The SBA is prioritizing funding the hardest hit small businesses through the “Restaurant Revitalization Fund.”

The goal is to ensure these businesses can meet payroll, purchase supplies and get what they need to comply with COVID restrictions. Applications will be accepted soon.

For more information and to see if you qualify, click here.