Proceeds Benefit Jaws Youth Playbook & Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund

PHOENIX, AZ, January 06, 2023 /24-7PressRelease/ — With the help of generous sponsors and celebrity friends, NFL Legend Ron Jaworski and NFL Hall of Famer Brian Urlacher will hold the 13th Annual Ditka & Jaws Cigars With The Stars to raise funds supporting health and wellness for at-risk youth and retired NFL Players. The event will take place on Thursday, February 9, 2023 at The Hilton Phoenix Resort at the Peak at 7677 N. 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85020.

This celebration acts as the official kick-off party for Super Bowl LVII week and features a star-studded red-carpet entrance, premium cigars from the industry’s top brands, premium brand open bar, appetizers, silent auction with one-of-a-kind memorabilia, music and more!

“This is the 13th Annual Ditka & Jaws Cigars With The Stars party. This year, Brian and I are coming together to host what has become known as the official start of Super Bowl week, but more importantly we bring thousands of the most influential, most respected people, players in the sports industry together and spotlight the great work of both charities, Jaws Youth Playbook, and Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund. Without the support of my friends, family, the community, and the amazing sponsors, giving back through events of this magnitude would not be possible.” –Ron Jaworski

A special thank you to our premier sponsors: Diageo, Southern Recipe Small Batch, Barstool Sportsbook, Crown Royal, Johnnie Walker, Bulleit and Guinness, Covenance – Cantina and Zacapa.

Media Coverage: If you are interested in attending the 2023 Ditka Jaws Cigars With The Stars Red Carpet, please RSVP to Sonia Robaina Maschmeier at and indicate coverage type (photo, video, interview).

About Jaws Youth Playbook:
Jaws Youth Playbook (JYP) is the foundation of Former Eagles QB and NFL Analyst Ron Jaworski. JYP works to improve the overall health and wellness of at-risk youth, primarily in the Greater Philadelphia region. JYP raises funds through several fundraising events throughout the year and awards grants to programs that are positively impacting youth health and wellness programs. For more information, please visit

About Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund:
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.

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