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6.1 Million Cups of Community® Coffee Shipped to Support Our Troops

Jan 01, 2018

 Community Coffee Company’s Military Match Program Sees Continued Growth

January 2018, Baton Rouge, LA — With the close of 2017, Community Coffee Company has shipped more than 6.1 million cups of Community® coffee to active-duty military personnel through its Military Match program.

This was accomplished thanks to an on-going partnership with its customers. Customers order 4 bags or boxes of Community® coffee for their friends and family in the United States military, and Community Coffee matches that order. Through its online Military Match program, Community Coffee doubles orders to military personnel for free.

“We developed the Military Match program to show those who are serving our country that we are grateful for their service and sacrifice,” said Jodi Conachen, general manager of communications at Community Coffee Company. “We’re so thankful for the giving customers that have helped us do so.”

More than 2.2 million men and women serve in the U.S. military. By doubling orders for free, Community Coffee Company ensures all servicemen and servicewomen have the opportunity to get a taste of home.

Military Match Overview
Customers purchase four bags or boxes of Community® coffee from for those serving in the military. The company then matches the order with four additional bags or boxes, ships the extra four items at its cost and sends a total of eight items plus a signature Military Match mug. The customer supplies the overseas (APO/FPO) or stateside military base address.

Military Match Varieties Offered
Customers have the opportunity to choose from their favorite blends which include a variety of sizes, formats and flavors. A complete listing is available at Community Coffee Company encourages ordering at least 30 business days ahead of desired arrival date for some overseas destinations.

About Community Coffee Company

Now in its 98th year, Community Coffee Company houses the largest family-owned and operated retail coffee brand in America, and four generations of the Saurage family have operated the company since its inception. Founded in 1919, Community Coffee Company is an importer, roaster and distributor of the highest-quality premium coffees and teas, using only 100% Arabica coffee beans. For additional information, visit or find the brand on Facebook and Twitter.



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