Hyvee Selects Elder Network as Their June Recipient for Their Reusable Bags Program

Elderly couple with dog.

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021 is launch day for the Hy-Vee Bag Program that supports local nonprofits!

We are so excited to share that Elder Network has been selected to be a part of the Hy-Vee “My Heart” Bag Program that supports local nonprofits, which is designed to make it easy for customers to contribute to their community.

On your next essential trip to the grocery store, consider buying a new, reusable bag at Hy-Vee! Starting today and for the entire month of June when you purchase a $2.50 red, “My Heart” Reusable Bag at the Hy-Vee located at 1315 6th St NW, Rochester, MN 55901 – $1 is donated to Elder Network.

Our goal is to sell 200 “My Heart” Bags, equivalent to $200 raised. We are confident that with the help of our dedicated supporters, we can reach this goal.

We strongly encourage you to share this news with family and friends as well!

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions about Hy-Vee’s “My Heart” Bag Program.

Who does this program benefit?

The program was established to benefit the education, civic, health, hunger relief, and military organizations that are local to each Hy-Vee location.

What is the cost of the red “My Heart” Reusable Bag?

The cost of the red “My Heart” Bag is $2.50, with $1 of that purchase price going to support a benefiting nonprofit.

 Where can the bags be found in the store?

The red “My Heart” Bags are available at various registers and at the reusable bag rack. If you are having trouble finding the bag, ask the store manager where the red “My Heart” Bag is located and they will be happy to show you!

How This Campaign Changes Lives:

Your donation makes a definite difference. Would you like to learn more? As you can see, this is one small sample of how your contribution changes lives.