Events

MATTERbox Madness is Coming!

By | May 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 | May 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 | March 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 | February 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 | August 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 | August 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 [...]

The Children Matter: Houston Benefit Concert | St. Paul, MN | 9.20.17

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Events, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|

The Children Matter: Benefit Concert ALL PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT THE VICTIMS OF HURRICANE HARVEY September 20th, 2017 | CHS Field | St. Paul MN 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Doors open at 5:00 pm 'See a great rock show, celebrate life & do some good at the same time' - Gene Simmons Don't miss out [...]

Xavier Rhodes MATTERbox Challenge + InSports Football Camp

By | May 25th, 2017|Categories: Events, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|

Join Minnesota Vikings Cornerback Xavier Rhodes at US Bank Stadium on June 23rd for a InSports Football Camp + MATTERbox Challenge! Campers get hands-on instruction alongside Xavier Rhodes, with fundamental football skills & drills stations, contests, and non-contact games in a high-energy, fun, and positive environment. Campers will be placed in small groups to ensure that each [...]

Seccond Annual ‘The Children Matter’ Presented by Gene Simmons

By | May 16th, 2017|Categories: Events|

LA rolled out the red carpet again for the second annual The Children Matter event presented by Gene Simmons. The Children Matter is a collaborative initiative between Gene Simmons, Matter, and the Starkey Hearing Foundation, to elevate access to health of disadvantaged children around the world through the gift of hearing, access to first world [...]

MATTER Presents: The Gorgui Dieng Project

By | April 12th, 2017|Categories: Events, Farm In A Box, Hospital In A Box, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

In spite of the wind and sleet, more than 100 guests gathered for a memorable evening to help build a sustainable future for Senegal at MATTER Presents: The Gorgui Dieng Project. "I’m blessed to take care of my family, they are not skipping any meals and have access to doctors. I can wake up every [...]