Rent-A-Center in Downers Grove, IL Marks Opening With Donation

September 11, 2012 (PRLEAP.COM) Technology News
Rent-A-Center Downers Grove Manager Dwaine Sims and his three-person sales team are pleased to offer residents of Downers Grove an additional option when it comes to acquiring ownership of high-quality furniture, appliances, electronics and computers for a valuable Rent-A-Center price. "I'm very excited and definitely want the store to succeed," said Sims. "I feel that it's a perfect location to have a Rent-A-Center store."

The new Rent-A-Center in Downers Grove, IL is located at 75th Street and Lemont Road, Suite A and B3. Members of the community welcomed the Rent-A-Center of Downers Grove to the neighborhood at a grand opening celebration on Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. At the ribbon-cutting ceremony, Rent-A-Center contributed $1,000 to the Family Shelter Service. Pamela Rasmussen, the Facilities and CDBG Administrator, expressed her appreciation for the contribution. "We are extremely grateful to Rent-A-Center for this generous donation to Family Shelter Service," said Rasmussen. "The Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) recently cut the funding to our Children's Program, and this gift will help ensure a safer future for children affected by domestic violence."

In the state of Illinois, there are over 106 stores operated by Rent-A-Center. Contract for any appliance, electronic, or furniture may be made at the Rent-A-Center Downers Grove location from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturdays.

Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ: RCII), headquartered in Plano, Texas, operates more than 3,000 stores in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada and Mexico, including the Rent-A-Center in Downers Grove, IL. The Company employs over 18,900 coworkers. Learn more at