MATTERblog

Smart Nutrition is Fun!

June 7th, 2018|

One of the biggest challenges for families today is eating healthy. With the ease of fast food and the abundance of cheap, processed foods, busy families often choose convenience over nutrition. Enter Chef Marshall O’Brien. [...]

MATTERbox Madness is Coming!

May 31st, 2018|

The countdown is on! Only two more weeks until MATTERbox Madness descends on the Mall of America. This year, MATTERbox Madness is teaming up with the 5 Eyewitness News Summer Harvest for Kids campaign to [...]

Revitalizing Farms to Regenerate a Nation

May 24th, 2018|

On August 10-15, 2018, MATTER will host an innovative agriculture conference at the Gorgui Dieng Center for Agricultural Excellence in Kebemer, Senegal. Regenerate Senegal will be an interactive conference to explore effective strategies to increase [...]

Building A Home That Matters

May 10th, 2018|

At MATTER, we are committed to finding innovative ways to forward our mission to expand access to health. Whether it’s through our unique You MATTER snack packs for kids in our local community or a [...]

MATTER Insight Trips: Making the Human Connection in Haiti

May 4th, 2018|

“We all want to know and be known. That's why doing good is so powerful when the focus is first and foremost the people and not the project.” - Author Chris Marlow MATTER’s donors are [...]

UnitedHealth Group Provides Health and Hope with You MATTER Snack Packs

April 26th, 2018|

MATTER’S mission is to expand access to health, next door and around the world. One of the ways we do this is through our  innovative MATTERbox program which educates and empowers people towards healthier eating. [...]

Volunteers MATTER!

April 19th, 2018|

During National Volunteer Week, we at MATTER want to express just how much we value and appreciate each and every volunteer that helps make our mission possible!  One of the ways that volunteers engage with MATTER [...]

Bismack Biyombo and MATTER Team Up for Congo

April 11th, 2018|

The NBA's Bismack Biyombo and MATTER are teaming up to elevate health in Congo.  The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a nation in crisis. Years of political turmoil are giving rise to increasing waves [...]

Eddy Cyphers: The Adventure of Serving Others

April 6th, 2018|

MATTER can only do the life-changing work we do because of the incredible support of our volunteers, those people who believe in MATTER’s mission and give of their time, energy and resources to help make [...]

MATTERbox Activates Healthy Eating Nationwide

March 29th, 2018|

During the week of February 26th, hundreds of students and volunteers at 50 college campuses in 26 states packed 30,000 healthy snack packs and distributed them throughout their communities, kicking off the first-ever nationwide MATTERbox [...]