Celebrate National Dollar Day at Dollar General

August 07, 2020

This Saturday, August 8, is National Dollar Day! With more than 2,000 items priced at $1 or less, National Dollar Day can be celebrated every day at your local Dollar General. 

Enjoy National Dollar Day while gearing up for the back to school season with a wide variety of affordable school supplies available for $1 or less at your local Dollar General. From binders and folders to pens and pencils and everything in between, find incredible savings on school supply items that you can check off your list. 

School Supplies

Whether you are shopping for your student, preparing your homeroom or making a donation to your favorite teacher, Dollar General has everything you need to help make the school year successful. Plus, Dollar General carries more than 100 school supplies for $1 or less!

Year-Round Dollar Deals

Shoppers can find dollar deals on every day essentials at Dollar General. Whether stocking up on household cleaning supplies, party décor, greeting cards, snacks and more, customers can celebrate the savings every day with DG.  Look out for the green sticker tagged “Dollar Deals” to find savings throughout more than 16,500 Dollar General locations.

Additional Savings

With a longstanding commitment to literacy and education, Dollar General is proud to provide teachers and customers additional ways to save this back to school season!  

Dollar General is offering customers the chance to save $5 off any $15 or more qualifying purchase on select back to school stationery items through the DG Digital Coupon platform now through September 12. To sign up for Dollar General’s Digital Coupons Program, which helps to provide customers with an easy-to-use platform and digital coupons, click here, visit www.dollargeneral.com/coupons or access coupons on the Dollar General mobile app. Customers can load coupons to the account and redeem at checkout.

Dollar General is offering teachers 20 percent off qualifying stationery items* through September 12, 2020 with a valid school ID at more than 16,500 locations across 46 states.

*Qualifying purchases include pens, pencils, markers, crayons, paper, notebooks, scissors, binders, folders glue, backpacks and lunch kits.

About Dollar General Corporation 

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) is proud to serve as America’s neighborhood general store. Founded in 1939, Dollar General lives its mission of Serving Others every day by providing access to affordable products and services for its customers, career opportunities for its employees, and literacy and education support for its hometown communities. As of August 4, 2023, the company’s 19,488 Dollar General, DG Market, DGX and pOpshelf stores across the United States and Mi Súper Dollar General stores in Mexico provide everyday essentials including food, health and wellness products, cleaning and laundry supplies, self-care and beauty items, and seasonal décor from our high-quality private brands alongside many of the world’s most trusted brands such as Coca Cola, PepsiCo/Frito-Lay, General Mills, Hershey, J.M. Smucker, Kraft, Mars, Nestlé, Procter & Gamble and Unilever.  Learn more at DollarGeneral.com.

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