Charleston Restaurant Association is the d/b/a of the Greater Charleston Restaurant Association, Inc., a 501(c)(6) organization.
On Wednesday, February 6 at Rita’s Seaside Grille, The Greater Charleston Restaurant Association (GCRA) presented checks to local charities and their educational partners. Each year, the GCRA raises money for local charities and colleges through their annual festivals: The Southern Living Taste of Charleston and the Lowcountry Oyster Festival. To date, the GCRA has raised over $1 million. “This [...]›› Continue Reading
CHARLESTON, SC –On Sunday February 17th the Charleston Crab House and celebrity Chef Brett McKee will host an “All You Can Eat Oysters & Chili Cook-Off” charity event for super swimmer and city council woman Kathleen Wilson in her attempt to swim the Cook Strait, a body of water separating the North and South Islands of [...]›› Continue Reading
Charleston, SC – Dick Elliott, president and founder of Maverick Southern Kitchens was presented the Joseph P. Riley Leadership Award by the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce at its 2012 Honors Night. Joseph P. Riley or “Big Joe” Leadership Award is reserved for an individual that celebrates a visionary leader doing extraordinary work to strengthen [...]›› Continue Reading