Cervical Cancer In Zimbabwe: Providing Health & Hope Through LEEP

By |2021-09-17T08:52:14-05:00September 17th, 2021|Categories: Events, Uncategorized, Zimbabwe|

Cervical cancer is the fourth most diagnosed cancer for women worldwide. It’s also one of the most treatable types of cancer when found early. Because it’s typically a slow-growing cancer, cervical cancer screening tests to detect precancerous lesions combined with early treatment has seen the rate of cervical cancer drop significantly over the last couple [...]

Rock The Lake, Vol. 2: Concert Raises Over $287K To Improve Communities

By |2021-08-27T11:57:04-05:00August 27th, 2021|Categories: Events, Uncategorized|

There’s something magical that happens when people come together to do good for others. You can feel it in the air, a special energy that comes from compassionate and generous hearts eager to help change peoples' lives and bring hope to those who need it the most. That’s what happened this past Sunday, August 22, [...]

Back by Popular Demand: Rock The Lake, Vol 2!

By |2021-06-23T10:33:28-05:00June 18th, 2021|Categories: Events, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

SUNDAY, AUGUST 22, 2021 | 5-7PM | BOAT-IN BENEFIT CONCERT | BROWN'S BAY LAKE MINNETONKAIt was a party to remember on a fantastic weekend during a challenging time. In the summer of 2020, on the scenic shores of Lake Minnetonka, nearly a thousand Minnesotans came together for MATTER's (un)gala, Rock The Lake, to do good [...]

Rock The Lake: Your Generosity Brings Hope To Children & Families

By |2021-06-16T16:27:43-05:00September 4th, 2020|Categories: Events, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|

Rock The Lake is returning in 2021! For more details and to get your tickets to this year's benefit concert, please visit: matter.ngo/RockTheLake Last Saturday on the scenic shores of Lake Minnetonka, nearly a thousand Minnesotans came together to Rock The Lake and do good for our community. A flotilla of boats large and small filled one of the lake’s many bays as the high-energy band, Hairball, entertained [...]

Calling all Companies! Compete in MATTERbox Madness 2020!

By |2020-03-02T13:54:54-06:00January 31st, 2020|Categories: Events, MATTERbox, MATTERbox Madness, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

If your organization would like to compete in MATTERbox Madness to help feed hungry kids this summer, please contact Victor Salamone at MATTER for more information! It’s January in Minnesota. The snow is flying, the temperatures are plummeting and everyone is looking forward to spring. For us here at MATTER, it’s not just green grass and baseball we’re anticipating. Springtime at MATTER means MATTERbox Madness, our annual MATTERbox packing event that [...]

Connecting Health & Innovation: Dr. Peter Melchert

By |2019-11-01T16:53:35-05:00November 1st, 2019|Categories: Events, Hospitals, Uncategorized|Tags: |

Imagine you’re a young child waking up one day to find a lump developing in your abdomen. Over the next several weeks, the lump gets larger and becomes more uncomfortable. As it grows, you start experiencing nausea, heartburn and constipation. You feel miserable. If you live in the United States, you’ll be taken to a doctor where [...]

2019 YOU MATTER GALA: 588,330+ LIVES CHANGED!

By |2019-10-10T15:29:55-05:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Events, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

It was a magical night. At the YOU MATTER Gala on October 3rd, hundreds of MATTER’s sponsors, donors, partners, suppliers and volunteers, came together to do something bigger than we’ve ever done before. The goal for the evening was to raise $500,000 to impact 500,000 lives. Thanks to the generosity of MATTERnation, we surpassed the [...]

YOU MATTER Gala Happening October 3, 2019!

By |2021-05-03T10:55:42-05:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Events, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|Tags: |

Excitement is building for October 3, 2019, when MATTER holds its 2019 YOU MATTER Gala at the McNamara Alumni Center in Minneapolis! It promises to be an engaging evening celebrating the collaborative work of MATTER with our partners, donors and friends in bringing health and hope to millions of people next door and around the world. [...]

Partnerships MATTER: Thielen Foundation, MOBE & MATTER

By |2019-09-13T16:14:54-05:00September 13th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, Events, MATTERbox, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

“Creating a better world requires teamwork, partnerships, and collaboration...” So says best selling author and brand futurist, Simon Mainwaring, and we here at MATTER couldn’t agree more. Only through collaboration with local and global organizations, can we fulfill our mission to move people forward by eliminating barriers to a healthier life. As we like to [...]

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