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You Don’t Need To Be A Charity To Change The World!

By |2019-06-04T12:43:23+00:00June 4th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, Events, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

At MATTER, we believe you don’t need to be a charity to change the world. When individuals and companies come together to pool their energy and resources for a cause greater than themselves amazing things happen that can change the world for those being impacted. For proof, look no further than what happened on May [...]

Summer Harvest and MATTERbox Madness – This Thursday!

By |2019-05-28T16:02:33+00:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, Events, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

The countdown is on! This Thursday, May 30, MATTERbox Madness will descend on the Mall of America! Held in conjunction with 5 Eyewitness News Summer Harvest for Kids, it will be a full day of excitement and energy packing MATTERbox meal kits and snack packs to benefit kids across Minnesota this summer. With last year's [...]

MATTERbox Hitching A Ride On Scott County’s Readmobile

By |2019-05-21T09:27:41+00:00May 21st, 2019|Categories: MATTERbox, Stories, Uncategorized|

One of our missions at MATTER focuses on educating and encouraging kids on the importance of healthy eating. To accomplish this mission, we connect with kids in schools, community centers, and sports camps. This summer, our MATTERbox snack packs are hitching a ride on Scott County Library’s Readmobile and heading into communities and parks to [...]

Companies Can Help Kids By Joining MATTERbox Madness!

By |2019-05-08T07:24:59+00:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, Events, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: |

Summer is right around the corner and that means MATTERnation is gearing up for the fifth annual MATTERbox Madness packing tournament on May 30th at the Mall of America. This fun, high-energy event pits teams from different companies against each other in a spirited, bracket-style competition to see which team can pack MATTERboxes in the [...]

Pack For A Purpose Benefits Kids in the Twin Cities

By |2019-04-30T12:30:27+00:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Sports Camps, Uncategorized|

The excitement was palpable, the energy level through the roof. On Tuesday, April 23rd, over 100 people from the community, many of them children, came together at Pack For A Purpose at the Conway Community Center in St. Paul to pack MATTERbox meal kits and snack packs for thousands of local kids and their families. [...]

Nationwide MATTERbox College Campus Packing Event A Success!

By |2019-04-08T10:23:59+00:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: MATTERbox, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|

The second annual nationwide MATTERbox college campus packing event was a huge success! Partnering with General Mills Foodservice and Chartwells Higher Ed, the two-day event engaged college students and volunteers on 100 campuses in 34 states to pack 44,000 MATTERbox snack packs for kids and families to activate healthy eating in their local communities. Eager to [...]

MATTER & General Mills Foodservice Activate Healthy Eating

By |2019-03-13T17:08:18+00:00March 13th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|

MATTER is excited to partner once again with General Mills Foodservice to engage college students and volunteers in a mass, two-day MATTERbox packing event to activate healthy eating in communities across the country. Last year’s inaugural event was a huge success. 50 college campuses in 26 states held packing events on their campuses resulting in [...]

Bringing Purpose to the Fantasy Sports Industry

By |2019-03-20T13:21:23+00:00February 22nd, 2019|Categories: Events, MATTERbox, Stories, Uncategorized|

MATTER has begun an exciting partnership with the Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA), along with sponsors FanDuel and cause marketing pioneer Lou Raiola, collaborating to bring purpose and engagement to the hugely popular and fast-growing fantasy sports industry. Paul Charchian, President of FSTA At the recent Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) Winter Conference, [...]

Timberwolves, Hy-Vee & MATTER Team Up for Healthy Eating!

By |2019-02-17T10:51:25+00:00February 17th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Stories, Uncategorized|

The Minnesota Timberwolves, Hy-Vee and MATTER are teaming up to educate and inspire kids on the importance of healthy eating! From February 13-27, customers at all 10 Twin Cities’ Hy-Vee stores can participate in this exciting initiative by purchasing coupons at checkout that will provide MATTERbox meal kits and snack packs to children and families [...]

MATTERbox: Empowering Kids with Health and Nutrition

By |2019-02-13T15:25:11+00:00January 31st, 2019|Categories: MATTERbox, Sports Camps, Stories, Uncategorized|Tags: |

At MATTER, we’re on a mission to find solutions for some of today’s greatest global challenges in health, nutrition and education. As described in last week’s blog, the MATTER Innovation Hub (MIH), deploying here in the U.S. and around the world, trains students to meet the challenges they will face in an increasingly technologically dependent [...]

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