Michigan hospitality workers are going to see some extra money after many went jobless during the coronavirus crisis.
Restaurant and hotel workers in Michigan’s hospitality industry who have faced financial hardships are eligible for up to $500 in relief payments beginning this week.
Hospitality workers will have the opportunity to apply for a one-time assistance payment starting Sept. 22.
The application is open through October 1.
The relief fund that launched in April was awarded over $2 million from the Michigan Department of Treasury last week.
They have since provided over $300,000 in payments to employees working in restaurants, bars, hotels, casinos and waterparks.
To apply for assistance,