Dollar General
Dollar General

Thanks to the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, Boys & Girls Clubs across the country are helping young people learn to read through the AfterSchool KidzLit® program. Inspired by one of the Dollar General founders who only received a third grade education, Dollar General has made literacy a main focus in its community outreach initiatives. 

The Goodlettsville, Tenn.-based Dollar General Corporation is the nation's largest small-box discount retailer, offering a carefully edited assortment of the most popular brands at low everyday prices in small, convenient locations. Dollar General ranks among the largest retailers of top-quality brands made by America's most-trusted manufacturers. 

Age Category 16-18
In its 2012 Philanthropy 400 report, The Chronicle of Philanthropy placed Boys & Girls Clubs of America in the No. 1 position among youth organizations for the 19th consecutive year.