“The VFW Leader” Jul/Aug/Sep 2011
Kansas City, MO – The Roasterie Coffee Company has partnered with the Veterans of Foeigb Wars Foundation to create a VFW coffee blend now available for purchase. Ten percent of all proceeds will be donated to the VFW Foundation’s “Return the Favor” campaign which supports active duty military, veterans and their families.
The Roasterie was founded in 1993 by Danny O’Neill in the basement of his Kansas City home, The Roasterie has since grown to become a darling of the specialty coffee industry.
They coose the innovative air-roasting method over the traditional drum-roasting method to delicately roast each bean with consistency and care.
The beans are purchased from small specialty farmers for a fair price to ensure highest quality.
The company has seven coffees receiving a ranking of 90 or higher on “http://www.CoffeeReview.com”, the premier international coffee-buying guide, since January 2010.
The VFW Foundation’s “Return the Favor” is an awarene1ss and fund-raising campaign to honor, celebrate and support active duty military members, veterans and their families providing financial assistance, free phone calls for service members overseas, VIP treatment at entertainment and morale-boosting events.
The VFW Foundation is one of the nation’s highest rated 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizatinos. For more information on the “Return the Favor” campaign or to donate, go to http://www.returnthefavor.org.