Hy-Vee is an employee-owned chain of supermarkets that operates more than 280 retail stores in eight Midwestern states, including Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Hy-Vee is synonymous with quality, variety, convenience, healthy lifestyles, culinary expertise and superior customer service. Its slogan, “A Helpful Smile in Every Aisle,” expresses the foundation of the company’s operating philosophy.
JDRF and Hy-Vee collaborate to show Hy-Vee as a trusted partner for the T1D community across all life stages by providing their customers what they need, when they need it.
Hy-Vee has raised more than $20 million to JDRF’s mission. Hy-Vee supports JDRF by leading ongoing fundraisers, sponsoring JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes, sponsorships of JDRF Galas and community events, volunteerism and attendance at JDRF One Walks and more. Many Hy-Vee employees serve on boards and committees for local JDRF chapters.