ORA-Sponsored 'Dine Out' Event Raises $180,000

Published: 01/17/2006

COLUMBUS - The Ohio Restaurant Association recently reported it raised more than $186,000 for hurricane relief during its Dine Out Ohio for Katrina Relief event.During the week-long ORA-sponsored event in September, participating restaurants donated a percentage of their gross sales. In November, ORA presented a check for $186,407.35 to the American Red Cross of Greater Columbus.