Hospital In A Box

Bismack Biyombo and MATTER Team Up for Congo

By | April 11th, 2018|Categories: Hospital In A Box, Uncategorized|

The NBA's Bismack Biyombo and MATTER are teaming up to elevate health in Congo.  The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a nation in crisis. Years of political turmoil are giving rise to increasing waves of violence throughout the country, creating a humanitarian crisis of epic proportions. According to the United Nations, in DRC: 13 [...]

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 [...]

Jewel of Africa to Shine Bright Again with Help from MATTER

By | March 5th, 2018|Categories: Companies That Matter, Farm In A Box, Hospital In A Box, Uncategorized|

On February 2, the first-ever NVRFLD Charity Poker Event was held in Minneapolis, breaking fundraising records at the party of the year. Sponsored by Latitude, Cambria and World Poker Tour, the event raised over $1.7 Million for medical and agricultural initiatives worldwide. MATTER was honored to be among the recipients of the proceeds and we [...]

World-Class Athletes Who are Changing the World with MATTER

By | February 16th, 2018|Categories: Farm In A Box, Hospital In A Box, Press & Awards, Uncategorized|Tags: |

Professional athletes are known for their exceptional skill, rigorous training and raw talent. That's what sets them apart from everyone else. And within the professional athletic world, there are those whose compassion and generous spirit set them apart from their peers. MATTER is proud to partner with three such athletes this year: Bismack Biyombo of [...]

Resounding Joy in Nicaragua

By | December 5th, 2017|Categories: Hospital In A Box, Simple Act, Stories, Uncategorized|

Over the past year, MATTER has worked with partners here at home and around the world on projects large and small. From building hospitals from the ground up to providing local kids with healthy food, we are committed to providing solutions that break down barriers to health. We recently received the following letter from one of [...]

Modernizing Mixto: Elevating the Quality of Healthcare in Guatemala

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Hospital In A Box, Uncategorized|

Medicine and healthcare have seen exponential improvements over the past few decades, making it possible to treat patients more effectively than ever before. However, in many corners of the globe, the technology that makes this level of care possible is scarce. Joining forces with Food for the Poor and Hormel Foods Corporation, MATTER is making [...]

MATTERnation Volunteer Spotlight: Teresa

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Hospital In A Box, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|

“It’s been the best thing that I ever could have done with my life.” Spoken softly and sincerely, Teresa makes it instantly clear that her 40-year career in medicine has been so much more than a job. Splitting her time between nursing at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital, visiting orphanages in China to [...]

The Gorgui Dieng Project: Update From Senegal

By | May 10th, 2017|Categories: Farm In A Box, Hospital In A Box, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

The MATTER team is on the ground in Senegal this week with Gorgui Dieng and Roger & Nancy McCabe to celebrate the exciting progress of The Gorgui Dieng Project in Dakar. Tuesday started with a check-in at the hospital where we met the most adorable hand-holding twins in the neonatal unit. These newborns are now [...]

2016 Annual Report

By | May 1st, 2017|Categories: Companies That Matter, Hospital In A Box, MATTERbox, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|Tags: |

In 2016, we made bold moves to ignite a movement of people with the belief that PEOPLE MATTER. Together, we activated healthier lives and eliminated barriers for 2,724,668 people moving them towards a healthier life! Read Here: Annual Report 2016  

13 Shipments On The Water + 3 To Depart This Week

By | April 25th, 2017|Categories: Hospital In A Box|Tags: , |

We're driven to achieve our goal of expanding access to health for 10 million by the end of 2018. So together, with our partners, we're making bold moves to eliminate barriers and move people towards healthier lives around the world. This week teamMATTER has broken a record! At this very moment, we have a total [...]