Diversity & Inclusion

Fred Meijer once said, “I want to leave the world in a little better shape than when I entered it.” We believe he achieved that dream, which continues to live on through our commitment to enriching lives in the communities we serve. Fulfilling this goal begins with a focus on serving people – in the workplace, in our stores, and in our communities.

“People respond best when treated as individuals – especially when treated with dignity and respect.”
-Fred Meijer

One way we bring this to life is by supporting and partnering with people, organizations and structures that positively impact underserved and underrepresented communities in our footprint.

For more information on our diversity and inclusion efforts regarding our team and our customers, please visit our Meijer Diversity and Inclusion page.


recent diversity & inclusion stories
Casey Dutmer, a blind Meijer customer, uses the Aira app to navigate a Meijer store.
Nov 8, 2022

For our loyal customer, Casey Dutmer, using the Aira app within our stores helped him discover products he never knew existed, especially in the candy aisle. Blind since birth, Casey appreciates...

Successful Meijer vendor speaks to Hispanic small business owners at Lansing Road to Retail event.
Oct 14, 2022

Restaurateur Ana Olson understands the power food can have in bringing people together. “I'm a firm believer that culture gets spread mainly through food,” said Ana, Owner of Los Amigos...

more diversity & inclusion news

Some of the photos on this page may have been captured prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, and therefore, may not depict proper social distancing and mask requirements.