Dollar General providing discount to first responders
Dollar General is providing all medical personnel, first responders and activated National Guardsmen with a 10% discount on qualifying purchases.
“At Dollar General, we are deeply appreciative for the ongoing and brave work that our medical professionals, first responder communities and National Guard activated continue to perform during these unprecedented times,” Todd Vasos, Dollar General’s CEO said. “To demonstrate our heartfelt gratitude for these individuals’ tireless service to their communities, we are proud to help support them with this discount. On behalf of the entire Dollar General family, we would like to thank all of the physicians, nurses, pharmacists, paramedics, police officers, fire fighters, Guardsmen and other health care and front-line professionals working to support and care for our neighbors and communities.”
Items that do not qualify for the discount include additional coupons or towards the purchase of gift cards, phone cards, prepaid Visa cards, prepaid wireless handsets, lottery tickets, Rug Doctor rentals, tobacco and alcoholic beverages.
The discount will be available through April 30, and plans to evaluate the possible extension of the offer will be made in the coming weeks and based on the state of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the company said.