"Now I'm getting on my feet, I'm so happy to be able to do that. Thank you, I love you, and let's keep doing this." - Albert, Team Member from Naperville, Illinois
"The Heart of Portillo's Fund is truly amazing. It shows that we are family and that we are here to help and assist each other in our time of need" - Clary, Team Member from Merrillville, Indiana
"I believe that the best thing we can do as a company is take care of our own." - Michael Osanloo, Chief Executive Officer
"The food's great, the brands great, everything we do is great, but it's really about the People. Without the people none of it makes sense, none of it works." - Michael Portillo, Vice President Restaurant Support

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$ 1900 Average Amount Received by Grantee
$ 418 k Raised for the fund to date
35 Number of Grants awarded

Our charitable arm within the Portillo's organization provides emergency assistance to eligible Portillo's team members facing financial hardship due to unavoidable situations. There are many ways we raise money to support team members during their time of need.

Team Member Participation

Portillo's team members raise money for the Heart of Portillo's Fund through one-time donations, paycheck donations, and fundraising events.

In kind Donations
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Run for the Fund

The Restaurant Support Center hosts an annual Virtual 5k to raise funds and awareness of the Heart of Portillo's Fund.