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Dollar General supports AARP's 'Work Reimagined' program

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Aug '12
Dollar General Corp. reaffirmed its commitment to experienced workers by supporting the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)'s "Work Reimagined" program and the 50-plus worker pledge.

"Dollar General is committed to creating job opportunities for all Americans," said Bob Ravener, Dollar General's EVP and chief people officer. "Experienced people bring tremendous work skills and talent to the workplace, and Dollar General is a place where every employee's knowledge and expertise is valued."

Dollar General's commitment to the "Work Reimagined" program is another expression of the company's support of American workers. The discount retailer has plans to add more than 6,000 new jobs in 2012 to support its more than 10,000 stores and 11 distribution centers across the country.

"Dollar General is an exciting place to work for people of all generations," said Ravener. "We provide opportunities for employees to grow their careers, contribute to the company's success and become involved in the community."

"Work Reimagined" is a social network-based jobs program that connects employers seeking experienced workers with qualified professionals searching for new or more satisfying careers.

Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 70 years. With more than 10,000 stores in 40 states, Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!(R) by offering life's necessities, such as food, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, house wares and seasonal items at low everyday prices in convenient neighborhood locations.

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