Engaging Employees for Good: Companies Host MATTERbox Packing Events

By |2022-09-16T08:05:14-05:00September 16th, 2022|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

A new school year has begun. For us here at MATTER, this means more opportunities to come alongside our amazing corporate partners to help them provide healthy food for school children and their families through our MATTERbox packing events, engaging employees for good in their communities. This week, three of these partners, Cigna, Discover and [...]

Using Business To Help Others: Lupient Invests In Community

By |2022-08-05T07:25:39-05:00August 5th, 2022|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: |

In Minnesota, there’s arguably no name more recognized among car dealerships than Jim Lupient. For more than 50 years, the Lupient family has been a pillar in our community, building a business that reflects the highest standards of corporate integrity and superior customer service. The family has also long recognized the importance of using their [...]

Keeping You In the Know at MATTER

By |2022-06-20T10:48:20-05:00June 17th, 2022|Categories: Companies That Matter, Hospitals, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|

The Latest News from MATTERnation   Land O'Lakes Gives Back The Land O’Lakes Board of Directors volunteered their time to pack healthy food for the community during their board meeting this week in Eagan, Minnesota. A busy day of meetings did not deter the two dozen board members from enthusiastically packing 750 MATTERbox snack packs [...]

MATTER Project Update – April 2022

By |2022-04-01T07:48:58-05:00April 1st, 2022|Categories: Careers, Companies That Matter, Hospitals, Innovation Hub, MATTERbox, MATTERbox Madness, Uncategorized|

If you're wondering what's happening in MATTERnation these days, wonder no more. It's time for another MATTER Project Update! Ukraine Medical Relief   As the war continues to rage on in Ukraine, MATTER is continuing our efforts to provide medical relief supplies to the people in that beleaguered country. In collaboration with our partners, Chalice [...]

Take A Tour Around MATTERnation: Project Updates

By |2022-02-18T07:05:10-06:00February 18th, 2022|Categories: Chaya, Companies That Matter, Hospitals, Innovation Hub, MATTERbox, MATTERbox Madness, Uncategorized|

Each month we'll bring you an update on projects that have launched or will soon be launching at MATTER. Fasten your seatbelts for a quick tour around MATTERnation!    Hospital and Clinics The Gorgui Dieng Foundation continues to send shipments of medical equipment and supplies to help improve access to healthcare in Senegal. Last month, [...]

A Year of Impact: 2.5 Million People in 15 Countries

By |2022-04-19T12:47:23-05:00December 29th, 2021|Categories: Chaya, Companies That Matter, Innovation Hub, MATTERbox, Stories, Uncategorized, Zimbabwe|

2021 was another year of unexpected challenges. But with these challenges came incredible opportunities to help people launch projects that improve communities. Together with our donors, partners, supporters and volunteers, we impacted more than 2.5 million people in 15 countries worldwide. 2021 also marked the end of a three-year strategic plan that started in 2019. [...]

Giving Back: Feeding Minnesota Partnerships Strengthen Our Community

By |2022-03-11T08:31:18-06:00August 20th, 2021|Categories: Companies That Matter, Sports Camps, Stories, Uncategorized|

When four-time Olympic gold medalist, Simone Biles, withdrew from the individual all-around gymnastics competition last month at the Toyko Olympics, mental health unexpectedly took the spotlight on the world’s largest stage. While many didn’t understand her decision, there was at least one Minnesotan who got it. And he couldn’t have been prouder of what she [...]

Community Engagement Matters: AIG Employee Virtual Packing Events Make A Difference

By |2022-07-20T13:46:24-05:00May 28th, 2021|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

“Thanks for finding a great way to give back in a virtual world! This event was fun and energizing. Glad to share this experience with AIG colleagues across the country.”  That was just one of the many enthusiastic comments from AIG employees after their company hosted MATTERbox virtual packing events as part of their Global [...]

2021 MATTERbox Madness: Tradition Capital Bank Champion | Trimble Wins Team Spirit Award

By |2021-04-09T08:32:33-05:00April 9th, 2021|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox Madness, Uncategorized|

MATTER's seventh annual MATTERbox Madness is in the books! With twelve generous companies participating in the virtual competition this year, nearly 12,000 MATTERbox snack packs were packed, launching us toward our goal of providing 50,000 healthy meals for children this summer. Though COVID changed how MATTERbox Madness looked this year, it didn’t spoil the fun [...]

Minnesota Timberwolves Family: MATTER 2020 Community Assist Award Winner

By |2020-10-16T09:19:43-05:00October 16th, 2020|Categories: Companies That Matter, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

“We had cars lined up literally for blocks...Imagine parents and kids in their cars, not knowing where they are getting their next meal. Then having Crunch, Lynx players and staff from MATTER and the Timberwolves working alongside the Urban Ventures team to hand them meal kits for the next several days.”  Dave Hawn, President and CEO [...]

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