Events

‘Night to MATTER’ Gala

By |2018-08-16T08:58:22+00:00August 9th, 2018|Categories: Events|

Announcing the 18th Annual 'Night to MATTER' Gala October 13, 2018 Build Up Communities. Build Up Support. Build Up Hope. Join us for a special night of entertainment, food, refreshments and giving to move MATTER's mission forward. 4:30 - 5:30 pm Cocktails & Small Bites Engage with MATTER's work while exploring our newly redesigned space [...]

Ten Companies Collaborate and Make a Difference: The MATTER Intern Event!

By |2018-08-06T08:00:43+00:00July 26th, 2018|Categories: Companies That Matter, Events, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

On July 19, 2018, ten companies joined forces to do good by offering their interns a chance to impact the community through a large, exciting event at Target Field! Hosted by MATTER, more than 440 motivated and energized interns packed approximately 7,000 healthy MATTERbox meals. The participating interns also had the opportunity to connect with [...]

MATTERbox Madness 2018

By |2018-08-17T15:23:57+00:00July 5th, 2018|Categories: Companies That Matter, Events, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|

There’s always plenty of energy and excitement at the Mall of America, but on June 14 it was off the charts! That’s the day MATTERbox Madness descended on America’s largest mall and made a giant impact on health and nutrition for thousands of Twin Cities’ kids this summer. Twenty-five Twin Cities’ Companies That MATTER participated [...]

Xavier Rhodes: Scoring a Touchdown for Nutrition

By |2018-06-22T07:01:33+00:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: Events, MATTERbox, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Like PB & J or Batman & Robin, sports and nutrition are two things that just naturally go together. There are few better examples of this vital combination than professional athletes. At the top of their game, athletes are living proof that eating well is an essential component to performance. And, when it comes to [...]

MATTERbox Madness is Coming!

By |2018-08-06T08:00:43+00:00May 31st, 2018|Categories: Events, MATTERbox, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|

The countdown is on! Only two more weeks until MATTERbox Madness descends on the Mall of America. This year, MATTERbox Madness is teaming up with the 5 Eyewitness News Summer Harvest for Kids campaign to help ensure that Minnesota’s kids are fueled up and getting the nutrition they need during these summer months. During the [...]

Revitalizing Farms to Regenerate a Nation

By |2018-08-06T08:00:44+00:00May 24th, 2018|Categories: Events, Farm In A Box, Uncategorized|

On August 10-15, 2018, MATTER will host an innovative agriculture conference at the Gorgui Dieng Center for Agricultural Excellence in Kebemer, Senegal. Regenerate Senegal will be an interactive conference to explore effective strategies to increase productivity of farms and soils in Senegal, and create an ecologically stable crop resource. A diverse group of experts from [...]

Gorgui Dieng Foundation & MATTER Raise More than $500K for Senegal

By |2018-08-06T08:00:44+00:00March 13th, 2018|Categories: Events, Farm In A Box, Hospital In A Box, Press & Awards, Uncategorized|

MATTER and Latitude recently teamed up again to present the second annual Gorgui Dieng Foundation event on March 6, 2018. More than 200 supporters gathered for the event, held at Latitude's North Loop event space, Elevate by Latitude, to raise  $500,000 for hospital and farm projects in Senegal. "I always had it in my mind [...]

March 6 I Gorgui Dieng Project Fundraiser

By |2018-08-06T08:00:46+00:00February 7th, 2018|Categories: Events, Uncategorized|

Join us on March 6, 2018 at a brand new event space in the heart of Minneapolis's North Loop to raise pivotal funds towards the continuation of The Gorgui Dieng Project in Senegal. Enjoy an intimate evening enjoying cocktails and heavy hors d'oeuvres, followed by a short program to learn about the 2018 projects and [...]

AUG 5 | CrayFest 2017

By |2018-08-06T14:19:06+00:00August 3rd, 2017|Categories: Events, MATTERnation, MATTERnation Volunteer Opportunities, Uncategorized|

Smack Shack's CrayFest, is bigger, better & more impactful than ever! Saturday August 5th, 2017 | 12 - 8PM | Smack Shack North Loop It's the best block party of the summer! You don't want to miss their Famous Cray Fish Boil & Eating Contest,Modelo USA,Fulton Beer, Indeed Brewing Company and Fair State Brewing Cooperative beer and Captain Morgan hurricanes. New this [...]

The Children Matter Presented By Bridgehampon Benefit Southampton, NY

By |2018-08-06T13:49:06+00:00August 3rd, 2017|Categories: Events, Uncategorized|

Southampton, New York rolled out the red carpet for The Children Matter presented by Bridgehampton Benefit this past weekend. The evening was truly a night to remember, with an incredible performance by Sophie Simmons, Sal Valentinetti, The Janes and many more. Hosted on the beautiful west lawn of the Southampton Arts Center, the unforgettable evening kicked off with an energizing performance [...]