Engaging Employees for Good: Companies Host MATTERbox Packing Events

By |2022-09-16T08:05:14-05:00September 16th, 2022|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

A new school year has begun. For us here at MATTER, this means more opportunities to come alongside our amazing corporate partners to help them provide healthy food for school children and their families through our MATTERbox packing events, engaging employees for good in their communities. This week, three of these partners, Cigna, Discover and [...]

Looking for Ideas to Engage Employees? Think MATTERbox Packing Events!

By |2022-09-02T07:08:15-05:00September 2nd, 2022|Categories: MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: |

MATTERBOX UPDATE As we head into the fall, we are feeling the excitement "on the board." We have a whiteboard in our office where we track all confirmed employee engagement MATTERbox packing events. As I watch it filling up, I feel proud of all the companies that are focused on and prioritizing engaging with their [...]

Using Business To Help Others: Lupient Invests In Community

By |2022-08-05T07:25:39-05:00August 5th, 2022|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: |

In Minnesota, there’s arguably no name more recognized among car dealerships than Jim Lupient. For more than 50 years, the Lupient family has been a pillar in our community, building a business that reflects the highest standards of corporate integrity and superior customer service. The family has also long recognized the importance of using their [...]

Keeping You In the Know at MATTER

By |2022-06-20T10:48:20-05:00June 17th, 2022|Categories: Companies That Matter, Hospitals, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|

The Latest News from MATTERnation   Land O'Lakes Gives Back The Land O’Lakes Board of Directors volunteered their time to pack healthy food for the community during their board meeting this week in Eagan, Minnesota. A busy day of meetings did not deter the two dozen board members from enthusiastically packing 750 MATTERbox snack packs [...]

66,000+ Healthy MATTERbox Meals Shipped To 15 States

By |2022-07-20T13:15:45-05:00June 3rd, 2022|Categories: MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

MATTERbox Update It’s hard to believe we’re already halfway through 2022. The year so far has been very impactful! Partnering with some pretty incredible companies, MATTER has been able to provide more than 66,000 healthy meals to communities nationwide. It’s such an honor to work with companies that are committed to putting the “Do” in [...]

MATTER Project Updates: Partners Making An Impact

By |2022-04-22T06:58:54-05:00April 22nd, 2022|Categories: Hospitals, Innovation Hub, MATTER Pro, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|

Welcome to our monthly update on projects that have launched or will soon be launching at MATTER.  MATTER Innovation Hub A new MATTER Innovation Hub (MIH) opened last week at the Conway Community Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. Our partner, The Sanneh Foundation, constructed and designed a special room specifically for MIH learning. As part [...]

An Inspirational Volunteer Story: Meet Caitlin

By |2022-07-20T13:19:26-05:00April 20th, 2022|Categories: MATTERbox, MATTERnation Volunteer Opportunities, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Meet Caitlin. A student at The Blake School in Hopkins, 13-year-old Caitlin is one of MATTER’s young volunteers with an inspirational volunteer story. Back in 2020, Caitlin began participating in an optional Service Pathway program through her school that encourages students to volunteer during their free time. This inspired her whole family to volunteer. They [...]

MATTERbox Madness National Champions Crowned!

By |2022-07-20T13:18:09-05:00April 15th, 2022|Categories: MATTERbox, MATTERbox Madness, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

MATTERbox Madness 2022 is in the books and the MATTERbox Madness Champions Crowned! The annual food packing competition, as fierce and fun as ever, resulted in corporate teams packing 10,000 healthy snack packs for Minnesota children this summer. The idea for MATTERbox Madness started at Cargill in Minneapolis almost a decade ago. Amanda Escen, now [...]

Earth Day Activity: Take Action To Improve Our Planet

By |2022-04-04T10:49:41-05:00April 4th, 2022|Categories: Chaya, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: |

Every year on April 22, people celebrate Earth Day. The first Earth Day took place in 1970, and today, more than 1 billion people across more than 190 countries participate in Earth Day observances and activities, according to earthday.org. An Earth Day activity is the perfect time to take action to improve our planet!  What [...]

MATTER Project Update – April 2022

By |2022-04-01T07:48:58-05:00April 1st, 2022|Categories: Careers, Companies That Matter, Hospitals, Innovation Hub, MATTERbox, MATTERbox Madness, Uncategorized|

If you're wondering what's happening in MATTERnation these days, wonder no more. It's time for another MATTER Project Update! Ukraine Medical Relief   As the war continues to rage on in Ukraine, MATTER is continuing our efforts to provide medical relief supplies to the people in that beleaguered country. In collaboration with our partners, Chalice [...]

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