Your Health Feeds the Hungry

Did you know you can fight hunger while getting your groceries at Hy-Vee?

HyveeOneStepCereal2This Hy-Vee newsletter article was recently published in the Des Moines Register. It highlights Hy-Vee’s One Step brand of cereal, potatoes, water and paper towels. A portion of One Step proceeds benefit various causes throughout the world.

One Step Shredded Wheat Cereal proceeds benefit Meals from the Heartland!

The whole-grain cereal is an excellent source of fiber, sure to benefit your health and the health of malnourished people right here in the Midwest. Look for the 100% recycled cardboard box the next time you’re in the cereal aisle to feed another family while feeding your own. Follow this recipe for a delicious Shredded Wheat Parfait.

An excerpt from “Hy-Vee’s One Step Program Gives Back”:

“Food insecurity and hunger are problems both locally and around the world. Proceeds from the sale of One Step Shredded Wheat Cereal, which is packaged in a 100% recycled cardboard box, help those struggling with food insecurities. To date, more than $51,000 has been donated to Meals from the Heartland, a nonprofit organization of volunteers who package nutritious meals for the needy. That amounts to roughly 256,000 meals, which have been packaged and shipped to food banks throughout the Midwest. Your purchase of One Step Shredded Wheat will not only help people in need, it can also benefit your own health! This 100 percent whole-grain cereal is an excellent source of fiber and a great way to start your day.”

See the full article to read about three other causes you can benefit by buying One Step products.