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Resounding Joy in Nicaragua

December 5th, 2017|

Over the past year, MATTER has worked with partners here at home and around the world on projects large and small. From building hospitals from the ground up to providing local kids with healthy food, [...]

Into the Hands of Those Who Need it Most

November 28th, 2017|

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 [...]

Join MATTER and Tradition Capital Bank: Give Health

November 15th, 2017|

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 [...]

Good happens when a little cheer is added to the MATTERbox

November 9th, 2017|

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 [...]

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

October 30th, 2017|

**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** 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 [...]

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

October 13th, 2017|

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 [...]

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

October 5th, 2017|

**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** 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 [...]

7 Days In Senegal: Day 7

October 3rd, 2017|

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 [...]

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

September 11th, 2017|

**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** 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 [...]

Houston Matters. Minnesota Cares.

September 4th, 2017|

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 [...]