MATTERnation

Into the Hands of Those Who Need it Most

By | November 28th, 2017|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERnation, Stories, Uncategorized|

There was great need, and MATTERnation responded. In the two months since The Children Matter Benefit Concert on September 20, there has been a steady stream of support for hurricane relief coming in and critical aid going out from MATTER in seven shipments to affected areas in Houston, Anguilla, Dominica and Puerto Rico. Thanks to [...]

Lube-Tech, a “Well-Oiled” Machine for Good

By | October 13th, 2017|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|

Companies that Matter are committed to thriving communities. When hard times hit communities, as they have in the southern part of the United States, it is often difficult to know how to respond. But not for Lube-Tech. For the past several years, Lube-Tech has committed their time, energy and resources to investing in the health [...]

Houston Matters. Minnesota Cares.

By | September 4th, 2017|Categories: MATTERbox, MATTERnation, MATTERnation Volunteer Opportunities, Uncategorized|

Houston is in need, so we're responding! And we're asking YOU to join us. We believe in a world where every single person can live a full and healthy life. So, in response to Hurricane Harvey MATTER in partnership with organizations on-the-ground in Houston is actively working to send and distribute over 40,000 MATTERbox Meals, [...]

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 [...]

MATTERbox: Intern Edition

By | July 28th, 2017|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, MATTERnation, MATTERnation Volunteer Opportunities|

MATTERbox: Intern Edition Summer can be one of the hardest times for food vulnerable families, as they cannot rely on school lunch programs to feed their children. It’s a time when many children right here in Minnesota go hungry. This is why the interns of Accenture, Ameriprise, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Boston Scientific, C.H. Robinson, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

MATTERbox Challenge: EMPOWER Leadership Academy for Girls + Minnesota Vikings

By | June 14th, 2017|Categories: MATTERbox, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|

MATTER is always searching for new ways to empower youth and show them just how much they MATTER. So when the opportunity to partner with The Minnesota Vikings and EMPOWER Leadership Academy for Girls at one of their summer day camps this past weekend, we were beyond excited! Throughout the day, a group of 43 girls [...]

Summer Harvest 2017: Creating a Summer that Matters

By | June 13th, 2017|Categories: MATTERbox, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

On the morning of June 8th, before the sun had even thought about rising, volunteers were hard at work in the otherwise-empty Mall of America. Only one thing can explain why anyone would crawl out of bed hours before the doors of Starbucks open: passion. Fueled by passion and hosted by KSTP, MATTER teamed up [...]

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 [...]