Day: December 29, 2014

Casper Cigar Company Owner Sees Life Come Full Circle: Giving Back to Those Serving

Joshua Cruse was serving in the U.S. Army and stationed in Bosnia in 1998 when he found himself taking a much needed break in a tent where some of his fellow comrades were smoking cigars. Sitting around in the tent, everyone was in t-shirts. With no visible designation of military rank, it was just a […]

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Rack Daddy’s Texas CIGARBECUE a Success

Rack Daddy’s in Dallas, Texas hosted an all-day cookout benefiting Operation: Cigars for Warriors in October that netted $354 and 85 cigars. This was a great event and the community rallied around it. Jack Shelton, an Operation: Cigars for Warriors volunteer event coordinator and a member of the National Guard, noted that the barbecue aspect […]

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Viva Republica’s Limited Edition Charitable Release Cigar

When it comes to celebrating our warriors, Viva Republica apparently has a motto of go big or go home. Just in time for Veterans Day, the company announced a limited edition fundraising cigar supporting Operation: Cigars for Warriors. The cigar retailed for $6, and all proceeds from the wholesale of the cigar to authorized retailers […]

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Troops Celebrate 2014 Holiday Season With OP: CfW Cigars

We’ll admit it: the volunteers here at Operation: Cigars for Warriors do it all for what we call the stogie smiles. That’s what we call the pictures we get from deployed troops enjoying a cigar with comrades, photos that often catch a moment of calm in the midst of chaos. We know the holiday season […]

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First Annual Siblings of the Leaf Chili Cook-Off Benefits Operation: Cigars For Warriors

In November, residents of Simpsonville, Kentucky, and the surrounding areas had the chance to prove who has the best chili recipe and support Operation: Cigars for Warriors when the Siblings of the Leaf held its 1st Annual Chili Cook-Off benefiting Operation: Cigars for Warriors. The event was sponsored by Executive Cigars, LLC and netted almost […]

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