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Press Release: Gene Simmons & Ace Frehley Announce Performance Together At The Children Matter Benefit Concert


Gene Simmons & Ace Frehley Will Perform Together For The First Time in Sixteen Years For ‘The Children Matter’ Benefit Concert For Hurricane Victims with special guests Don Felder & Cheap Trick

St. Paul, MN | September 20th, 2017 | […]

Houston Matters. Minnesota Cares.

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 […]

7 Days In Senegal: Day 3

Day Three


It was a difficult and hot day on the farm. We were up at 6:00am and started sweating immediately.

Later in the day, I drove the truck in Kebemer and got reprimanded by the head of the police […]

AUG 5 | CrayFest 2017

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 […]

The Children Matter Presented By Bridgehampon Benefit Southampton, NY

Southampton, New York rolled out the red carpet for The Children Matter presented by Bridgehampton Benefit this past weekend. The evening was truly a night to remember, with an incredible performance by Sophie SimmonsSal Valentinetti, The Janes and many more.

Hosted on the beautiful west lawn of the Southampton Arts Center, […]

7 Days In Senegal: Day 2

Day Two


It was amazingly hot getting out of the truck as Gary and I settled in for a long day.

The east side of the fence is complete. The stakes for one greenhouse are finally up. I was happy […]

7 Days In Senegal: Day 1

The  second of two shipments of sustainable farming equipment has arrived in Senegal! And Our Farm In A Box Program Manager Chris Newhouse is hard at work with Gorgui Dieng of the Minnesota Timberwolves to expand access to health in the player’s home country. This journal entry is the first in […]

MATTERbox: Intern Edition

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 […]

Chopped! MATTERbox Taste Test Edition

MATTER is always looking for new and exciting ways to engage kids with the power of healthy eating. This week, we were lucky enough to visit Meadowbrook Collaborative and see what the kids that attend their summer program think of potential […]

The Children Matter: Houston Benefit Concert | St. Paul, MN | 9.20.17

The Children Matter: Benefit Concert


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 & […]