Insight Trips

Insight Trips2020-01-20T11:42:32+00:00

See the world on a MATTER Insight Trip

Witness the beauty and challenges of other countries and see firsthand how MATTER is working with international partners to enable people to live a healthier life.
We’ll take care of all the details to ensure you have the trip of a lifetime. Join us on an adventure that will leave you feeling inspired.


Boasting one of the Seven Wonders of the World – the majestic Victoria Falls – and home to an abundance of wildlife, including Africa’s “Big 5” – buffalo, elephant, leopard, lion and rhino – Zimbabwe is a country of untamed beauty. Join us as we explore this amazing country and visit some of the projects MATTER and our partners are engaged in to improve healthcare for the people of Zimbabwe. We’ll tour MATTER hospitals, schools and farm projects in addition to visiting the awe-inspiring Victoria Falls, staying at the luxurious Verneys Safari Camp in Hwange National Park, and enjoying a picture-perfect sunset cruise down the Zambezi River.

2019 – 2020 Trip Options:

Jan 6-14, 2020
May 11-20, 2020
June 28-July 6, 2020
July 24-Aug 2, 2020
Trip Cost: $7,500 + airfare

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Join Gorgui Dieng of the Minnesota Timberwolves as his personal guest for an unforgettable experience touring his home country. In addition to incredible site seeing, you will visit an orphanage and hospitals where MATTER is working with Gorgui’s foundation to increase access to health for the people of Senegal. There will also be a visit to the Gorgui Dieng Center for Agriculture Excellence, where MATTER hosts a global conference in sustainable agriculture practices for local Senegalese farmers and other attendees from around the world, followed by a feast with Gorgui at his home in Kebemer.

Trip Dates: TBD, 2020
Trip Cost: TBD



Thought by many to be humanity’s place of origin, Tanzania is the quintessential, definitive Africa of a traveler’s dreams. Join us on an adventure of Tanzania’s alluring natural beauty. You’ll see a MATTER hospital in a slum of Arusha and experience a traditional East African celebration including dancing and singing. While viewing exotic African wildlife on safari, winding through the alleys of historic Stone Town, or strolling along one of the finest beaches in the world in Zanzibar you’ll come to conclude that Tanzania is magical.

Trip Dates: TBD

Insight Trip Costs 

Include:  accommodations, airport transfers, local transportation, translators, some meals, and partner and staff costs.

Do Not Include: 
international airfare, passports/visas, vaccinations, emergency evacuation insurance, incidentals, tips or souvenirs.
For more information and to reserve your spot on a MATTER Insight Trip, contact Rebecca Newhouse.
952-737-6091 ext. 1001

Insight Trip Payments

  • American Express
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