Baxter's Cigars 2.0 Store Reopening

$3,450 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 13 people in 18 months
Sug Baxter
on behalf of Joseph Barnett
 PHOENIX, AZ
Originally opened in 2013, Baxter's Cigars quickly became a neighborhood business catering to a diverse clientele—later regarded as "Baxter's Family".

Baxter's Cigars created a unique place for people to gather and bond. People from all walks of life and economic backgrounds came in to Baxter's to discuss the day's accomplishments, issues of the day, cigar recommendations and generally enjoy the company of strangers, who in the end became friends.

What the money is being raised for?
The relocation and rebuilding/remodeling of the Baxter's Cigar store.

How the money will be used?
Monies gathered through this campaign will be used for the following:
- Construction costs for framing, drywall, electrical, plumbing, and essential building costs.
- Painting, facade signage, and security.

How soon will we need the funds?
The funds we are gathering need to be received by February 28th, 2017 for a reopening in early March, 2017.

Why this means so much to Baxter's Cigars?
Since Baxter's closing in early 2016, customers had lost the place that meant so much to many. Not even the other stores in Phoenix could satisfy the family that was created by it's owner, Joseph Barnett. There was a hole left in the collective heart of it's regular customers.

Many kept in-touch and urged Joseph to find a new location as soon as possible so the family could be whole once more.

In October of 2016, after nearly a year of searching and a couple failed attempts to acquire a new space, a building had finally been found. 

It will need some work to get it where it needs to be. With your help, we hope to realize this dream and give back to our local community.

How thankful we'll be?
We have put together a set of incentives for your specific donations. Below is the list of perks being offered:

$10,000 ea. - Baxter’s Life Time Private Membership
(3 memberships available)
One-time offer of a Baxter’s Life Time Private Membership and 25% off for life with $1000 of retail credit and a lifetime locker.

$2,000 ea. - One (1) Year Pre-sale Private Membership
(10 memberships available)
Private memberships to Baxter’s 24hr access lounge, including15% off all purchases for the year and $1,000.00 of retained locker credit for one (1) year.

(After the grand opening of Bigger Better Baxter’s, $2,500 for one (1) year and 10%off of all purchases. Or on a monthly auto pay of $250, 10%off of all purchase and you receive a locker and $100 in retail credit.)

$500 ea. - One (1) Year Pre-sale Private Membership
(10 memberships available)
Private lockers with access during business hours of 10am to 9pm for one (1) year, 15%off of purchases for the year and $250 of retail credit. (after grand opening privet lockers will be sold for $650 receive 10%off and a $250 of retail credit)

$175 ea. - Limited Edition Custom Baxter’s Xikar Cigar Cutter
(25 available)

$150 ea. - Baxter’s Limited Edition Support T-shirt & Framed Donor Photo
(50 available)
Donors will receive a Baxter’s limited edition support t-shirt & framed donor photo to be placed on the wall of support for life of Baxter’s Cigars.

$100 ea. - Framed Donor Photo
(75 available)
A framed picture of the donor with name plate will be placed on the wall of support for life of Baxter’s Cigars.

$75 ea. - Baxter’s Limited Edition Support T-shirt
(100 available)

$50 ea. - Wall of Support Placket
(100 available)
A 1”x3” placket, engraved with your name will be placed on the wall, showing your support for the life of Baxter’s Cigars.
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$3,450 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 13 people in 18 months
Created November 19, 2016
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DY
$100
Don Young
17 months ago

Happy Birthday and good luck with the renovations!

$500
Anonymous
17 months ago
ZP
$100
Zachary Powers
17 months ago
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I have missed going to the one of the best cigar shops here in Phx that treats their customers like family. Cannot wait til ya'll reopen. -Zack

EO
$25
Ericka Owens
18 months ago

Congratulations! Miss Baxter Fam.

JW
$500
Jeff Wilson
18 months ago

I'm betting you can pull this thing off. Good luck, Joe.

DB
$25
David Ballauer
18 months ago

Super excited for the new blood of the cigar industry & how incredibly cool Baxter Cigars looks to be; hope to have a chance to have a cigar at Baxter's sometime soon!

$500
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18 months ago
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