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Join MATTER and Tradition Capital Bank: Give Health

Tradition is a powerful word, and an even more powerful concept. Give to the Max Day is a Minnesota tradition of supporting amazing, local organizations and their work in the community. Generosity is a deeply engrained Minnesota tradition. At MATTER, tradition is a word used with humble acknowledgement of one […]

Good happens when a little cheer is added to the MATTERbox

The Cheerios team at General Mills was onto something when they launched the #GoodGoesRound campaign. They tapped into the belief that better communities—stronger communities, healthier communities, kinder communities—start with small acts of goodness. When Cheerios and Ellen DeGeneres teamed up to kick off the campaign and inspire ‘1 Million Acts of Good,’ General Mills reached out to […]

Press Release: MATTER Receives $40,000 Grant from the Pentair Foundation

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MATTER RECEIVES $40,000 GRANT FROM THE PENTAIR FOUNDATION

St. Louis Park, MN | October 30, 2017 | www.matter.ngo

October 30, 2017 (St Louis Park, MN) – MATTER is pleased to announce it is a 2017 grant recipient of The Pentair Foundation. The $40,000 grant […]

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

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 […]

Press Release: Matter is a Smart Givers Charity Review Council Meets Standards® Organization!

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MATTER IS A SMART GIVERS CHARITY REVIEW COUNCIL MEETS STANDARDS® ORGANIZATION!

St. Louis Park, MN | October 3, 2017 | www.matter.ngo

October 3, 2017 (St Louis Park, MN) – St. Louis Park-based global nonprofit MATTER is thrilled to announce that MATTER received Charities Review […]

7 Days In Senegal: Day 7

Day Seven

8.7.2017

Once Barama, the farm manager, arrived, we could leave the safety of the chicken coop and dig into our last day of work. Gary and I decided to walk the perimeter of the fence to get an accurate measurement of how much was […]

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

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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 6

Day Six

8.6.2017

Once Barama, the farm manager, arrived, we could leave the safety of the chicken coop and dig into our last day of work. Gary and I decided to walk the perimeter of the fence to get an accurate measurement of how much was […]

7 Days in Senegal: Day 5

Day 5

8.5.2017

We woke up Tuesday morning intending to pack as much in as possible before we head back to Dakar. It started raining for the first time in months at about 7:00am.

The rain started coming down harder and at 8:15am.