Ditka & Jaws Cigars with the Stars benefiting four incredible charities: Gridiron Greats, Jaws Youth Playbook, After The Impact Fund and Pro Football Legends.

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ATLANTA, GA, October 09, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Super Bowl LIII week kicks off with the 10th Annual Ditka & Jaws Cigars with the Stars party on Thursday January 31, 2019 at Monday Night Garage in Atlanta, Georgia. Hall of Fame Coach Mike Ditka and former ESPN football analyst Ron Jaworski will again co-host Cigars with the Stars benefiting the Jaws Youth Playbook, Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund, After The Impact Fund and Pro Football Legends. 

Mike Ditka and Ron "Jaws" Jaworski will be joined by many of their football friends, ESPN personalities and other celebrities. Past attendees include Dan Marino, Jameis Winston, Jim Kelly, Troy Aikman, Mike Tirico, Rich Gannon, Mike Golic, Ray Lewis, Jon Gruden, Suzy Kolber, and many more to come! 

"If you're going to be in Atlanta during the week of Super Bowl you have to attend the BEST party of the week," said former Hall of Fame Coach Mike Ditka. "Tons of celebrities and the biggest names in football join Jaws and I to smoke cigars and raise funds for 4 incredible charities. You don't want to miss it."

This VIP Cigar Party will feature a red-carpet entrance, premium cigars from the industry's top brands, premium brand open bar, appetizers and a silent auction. 

"Coach and I are so excited to bring together three of our favorite things – football, cigars and the opportunity to give back – for an unforgettable event," said Ron Jaworski. "This event is a perfect way to kick-off the excitement of Super Bowl Weekend!

"All proceeds from this event will benefit Jaws Youth Playbook, Gridiron Greats, and After the Impact Fund and Pro Football Legends. 

To purchase tickets or find out more information for this event, visit https://ditkajawscigars.com/ or for more information, please contact Shannon Jordan, shannonj@gridirongreats.org (847) 656-5486 or Trish Cuadrado, trish@ronjaworski.com(856) 848-4437

About Gridiron Greats
Gridiron Greats mission is to assist dire need retired NFL players who were pioneers of the game and who have greatly contributed to the NFL's status as the most popular sport in America. The services include medical assistance, transportation costs for medical evaluations and surgeries, housing assistance, financial assistance for day-to-day necessities. http://gridirongreats.org/home/

About Jaws Youth Playbook 
The mission of Jaws Youth Playbook is to raise awareness and advocating for the access to safe play and healthy choices, and supporting programs providing positive youth health and wellness platforms in the Greater Philadelphia Area. http://www.jawsyouthplaybook.org/

About After the Impact Fund
After The Impact Fund (ATIF) facilitates custom treatment plans for Veterans and Retired Professional Athletes with injuries that are seen and unseen. Whether on the field of play or battlefield, every hit takes a toll and many end their careers suffering in silence. Through our vetted resources, ATIF provides a clear path to healing for these individuals and their families. Bringing communities together, our path helps create new skills, helps mend relationships, and helps generate a renewed sense of purpose. http://www.aftertheimpactfund.org/

About Pro Football Legends
Pro Football Legends, the commercial marketing arm of the NFL Alumni. The NFL Alumni is comprised of former NFL players, coaches, staffers, cheerleaders, spouses, and associate members whose mission is to serve, assist and inform former players and their families. The Alumni offers a variety of medical, financial, and social programs to help members lead healthy, productive, and connected lives, as well as community initiatives under its "Caring for Kids" programs. http://www.nflalumni.org/

Ryan Dadd