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Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Dollar General Honors Military as Every Day Heroes in June!



In celebration of our nation’s brave soldiers who have returned from service and are making a difference in their communities, Procter & Gamble® has teamed up with Dollar General to honor our military as Every Day Heroes in June. Just as our military families have made a commitment to our country, Dollar General is committed to delivering valuable savings on America’s favorite brands every day.

I love that Dollar General is taking the time and effort to honor our military. It is so important to make sure that we celebrate all that they do to keep this country safe.

Dollar General chose Sparky Edwards as its Every Day Hero for June 2013. Sparky exemplifies the Every Day Hero. He is a retired, decorated military veteran who served in South Korea and in Iraq. Once an at-risk teenager, Sparky turned his life around with the help of a National Guard youth academy. The fresh start helped him earn his GED and enter the military. Today he is a successful business owner, pursuing his PhD and paying it forward by volunteering to mentor at-risk teenagers.

I applaud Sparky for all his work and hope that he continues his success!

As always, Dollar General and P&G have a special gift for one of my lucky readers. Remember that can use P&G brandSAVER® coupons at Dollar General to get high-quality P&G products at great prices.

The special prize includes:

· Gain Fireworks- In-Wash Scent Booster for your Laundry

· Gain Bar – Dryer Bar Lasts up to 3 Months

· Febreze Car Clip – Eliminates Odors and Releases a Fresh Scent

· $10 Dollar General Gift Card


What a great prize pack. All you have to do for a chance to win is enter on the Rafflecopter widget below!

a Rafflecopter giveaway

Disclosure: I received a sample product for review purposes. No other compensation was given and the opinions in this post are solely mine and are based on my experience with the product. Sponsors are responsible for shipping prizes unless otherwise stated. I am not responsible if sponsors do not fulfill prize. Please allow 6-8 weeks for delivery of any prizes.

157 comments:

  1. My everyday hero is my husband. He works so hard everyday sometimes 6 days a week long hours to take care of the family. He always gives of himself and never expects anything in return. He is very strong and good hearted and that's what makes him special. Thanks so much for hosting this giveaway!

    Eloise
    furygirl3132[at]comcast[dot]net

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  2. My girls are my heros. Paticia

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  3. my everyday hero is my boyfriend who is awesome, always does the right thing, works hard, treats me well, carawling(at)Hotmail(Dot)com

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  4. https://twitter.com/sweetums82/status/342335997763280896

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  5. My Dad is my everyday hero. He's always supportive and helpful to others. He's served in the Military and was a fireman for years.
    Thanks so much.
    rickpeggysmith(at)aol(dot)com

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  6. My nephew who at 30 years old is already an Army Ranger and a Green Beret

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  7. Hubby is my everyday hero

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  8. My husband is my everyday hero.

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  9. My everyday hero is my husband.

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  10. My every day heroes are people in the military, police officers, firefighters, medical staff, librarians, and teachers.

    Nancy
    allibrary (at) aol (dot) com

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  11. My everyday hero is my dad. He takes care of us all and does good for our community as well.
    jtmagmom73(at)gmail(dot)com

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  12. My son is my hero. He's overcome so much!

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  13. my mom is my hero

    Thank you for the chance to win!

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  14. christine marie
    xinestyles@aol.com

    my mom is mine

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  15. Who is your every day hero?

    my mom

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  16. My husband is my every day here - he never fails to make sure that I am well taken care of :)

    ktgonyea at gmail.com

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  17. My paternal grandmother was mine. She worked and worked and worked, non-stop all her life. Had been widowed early on and she sure was a stalwart of the family. Never a complaint, she was a true soldier, a hero. And she loved us all.

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  18. My boyfriend is my everything. I don't know what I would do without that man.

    xnicolenewbyx@hotmail.com

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  19. My everyday hero is my mom, she never ceases to amaze me. She has energy that you wouldn't believe and I can always count on her.

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  20. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/342750271350382592

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  21. My parents - dad for serving in Army for over 20 years and my mom for standing by him and being a great mom
    seyma_bennett@hotmail.com

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  22. My hubby is my every day hero. Hardworking.

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  23. My everyday hero is my husband, what a guy!

    {in the contest I am Margot Core on the Rafflecopter}

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  24. https://twitter.com/sweetums82/status/342790553982881792

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  25. My every day hero is my grandmother.

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  26. my mom

    kport207 at gmail dot com

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  27. My dad, a veteran, is my everyday hero

    abfantom at yahoo dot com

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  28. https://twitter.com/sweetums82/status/343067164942684160

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  29. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/343077984619622401

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  30. My everday heros are my parents.

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  31. My mom is my hero.

    jennylovesjeff (at) hotmail (dot) com

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  32. My son is my everyday hero. Although he is disabled from an industrial accident he cares for his wife who has no kidneys and is on dialysis. Lots of days he has to carry her in and out of her treatment appointments. He takes care of their son and the house with a smile on his face. I love that he has grown into such a strong and caring man.

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  33. https://twitter.com/sweetums82/status/343397175289577472

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  34. My hero could be Neil Armstrong or any other celebrity but my hero is my husband.

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  35. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/343484561524670464

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  36. tweet

    https://twitter.com/kelsweeps/status/343509472129449984

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  37. My friend Julie, fighting breast cancer with a positive outlook!

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  38. my everyday hero is my husband, he is an amazing man, i love him so much!
    susansmoaks at gmail dot com
    tony l smoaks on rafflecopter

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  39. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/343813785364094976

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  40. tweeted
    https://twitter.com/tmy56/status/343836648519389184

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  41. tweeted
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  42. my daughter is my everyday hero

    cathycasper@hughes.net

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  43. https://twitter.com/sweetums82/status/344095041603641344

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  44. tweet- https://twitter.com/amyorvin/status/344102483011960832

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  45. my husband he is my hero an best friend

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  46. My sister who remains calm, optimistic and upbeat no matter what the world throws at her.

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  47. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/344189979771146240

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  48. My everyday hero are the minimum wage workers who are always so friendly and helpful. NJ we can't pump our own gas, and the workers are out in the weather breathing gas fumes all day -- but they are always friendly and helpful when we drive in.

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  49. My everyday heros are my children! They know just when mommy needs a chuckle!

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  50. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/344564063516372993

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  51. My 90 yr old Mom is my everyday hero!

    like2sweep@gmail.com
    Beth H

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    like2sweep@gmail.com

    https://twitter.com/jbmthill/status/344800971832033281

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  53. A friend of mine who lives in Europe is a hero to me.

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  54. https://twitter.com/jbmthill/status/345220866520518657

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  55. https://twitter.com/sweetums82/status/345255076899725312

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  56. My father was my hero but unfortunately he is deceased now.

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  57. My Grandpa who has always been a Father to me

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  58. My son is my everyday hero he served in the Marines in Iraq and was injured by a roadside bomb and now has ptsd and is dealing with everything very gracefully

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  59. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/346011204822654976

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  60. https://twitter.com/jbmthill/status/346274495448891393

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  61. my dad - Vietnam veteran & a fireman in the town where i grew up

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  62. tweet
    https://twitter.com/jbmthill/status/346601294678609920

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  63. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/346715982355648513

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  64. https://twitter.com/tatzgrrly/status/346770782556389377

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  65. Both of my parents are my everyday heroes! :)

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  66. like2sweep@gmail.com
    https://twitter.com/jbmthill/status/346972253503750144

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  67. maybe cliche... but, Jesus Christ!

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  68. My Hero is my son-in-law who not only takes good care of my daughter but here other kids my a previous marriage and has taken in one of my other daughters kid because she was murdered. He has a big heart and lots of love for the kids and does well with all. I could not ask for a better son-in-law he works so hard at work and at home. Thanks

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  69. my husband:)

    jmatek AT wi DOT rr DOT com

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  70. my hero is my wonderful mother!!!

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  71. https://twitter.com/jbmthill/status/347333446944817156

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  72. https://twitter.com/sweetums82/status/347336398099054593

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  73. https://twitter.com/tatzgrrly/status/347338803427549184

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  74. My mother! She is a strong one! chefl@swbell.net

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  75. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/347456367474397185

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  76. My husband is my hero and my best friend.

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  77. https://twitter.com/jbmthill/status/347697756674068480

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  78. My autistic daughter, every day she has to try so hard to accomplish something in her day. I love her so much

    sibabe64 at ptd dot net

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  79. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/347823960559349762

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  80. My husband is my every day hero!

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  81. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/348187011938664448

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  82. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/348552400090583040

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  83. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/348870518239264768

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  84. https://twitter.com/jbmthill/status/348977998390755328

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  85. My everyday hero is my fiancée. He works without complaint and then come some and spends time with the kids. We love him!

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  86. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/349190513754259457

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  87. https://twitter.com/sweetums82/status/349243713056276482

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  88. https://twitter.com/tatzgrrly/status/349284479971495937

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  89. https://twitter.com/sweetums82/status/349536803126132736

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  90. https://twitter.com/tatzgrrly/status/349544569127436288

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  91. https://twitter.com/clc408/status/349588273364090880

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  92. My husband! He is an incredible person to me and our kiddos!
    onecheaplady@yahoo.com

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  93. https://twitter.com/sweetums82/status/349875470105452547

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  94. Tweeted 6/26/13
    https://twitter.com/missfrugal/status/349924173390422016

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  95. My Mom is my every day hero

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  96. My husband is my everyday hero.

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  97. https://twitter.com/tatzgrrly/status/350035914485014531

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  98. My mom is my everyday hero!

    flutterby2188 at yahoo dot com

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  99. My husband...after God, that is. I often tell him he is "my hero"

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  100. My husband is my everyday hero
    ky_grandma40@yahoo.com

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  101. hubby he works so hard
    vmkids3 at msn dot com

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  102. My best friend is my everyday hero.

    janetfaye (at) gmail (dot) com

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  103. Tweet:
    https://twitter.com/Janetfaye/status/350341947480743937



    janetfaye (at) gmail (dot) com

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  104. my parents
    tcogbill at live dot com

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  105. My everyday hero is my teenage daughter!

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  106. I Tweeted: https://twitter.com/lisalmg/status/350382857841152001

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  107. https://twitter.com/tatzgrrly/status/350413230847426562

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  108. My husband. He works hard to provide for our family of 6.

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  109. My husband- he works hard to provide for our family of 6.

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  110. RT! https://twitter.com/ktkatherine/status/350447436017307648
    kkondek at gmail.com

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  111. My 8 year old son who is Autistic and has a smile for everyone he meets. He is like the sunshine.
    Laurie Emerson

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  112. My husband is my everyday hero.

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  113. My friend Sherrie has many health problems but she is always upbeat and makes me smile. I will share this with her.
    Thanks for the contest.

    slehan at juno dot com

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