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You MATTER Cooking Website: Kids Learn To Cook While Home

By |2020-05-16T11:54:09+00:00May 15th, 2020|Categories: MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

“This is so good! And it was super easy. I’d definitely make this again.” Fourteen-year-old Briar is taking her second forkful of the pasta salad she just made. Filled with black beans, corn, tomatoes, red and yellow peppers, red onion, cilantro, and avocado, it’s bursting with color and smells amazing. But best of all, it's tasty and healthy. Briar adds a squeeze of lime and takes another bite. “Perfect!”   [...]

YOU MATTER: Sending Thanks & Snack Packs To Frontline Workers

By |2020-05-13T14:28:55+00:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

From the east coast to the west, our nation owes a debt of gratitude to all of our frontline workers who are selflessly serving in the midst of this pandemic, tirelessly providing care and comfort to those most impacted by COVID-19.    When UCare and Health Fair 11 reached out to MATTER about partnering with them to provide healthy snacks to the frontline workers at Hennepin Healthcare and Carris Health in [...]

Stay At Home Volunteer Kit Challenge: Win By Helping Others

By |2020-05-02T08:54:45+00:00May 2nd, 2020|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

The date was circled in red. Thursday, April 30th, was scheduled to be our sixth annual MATTERbox Madness at the Mall of America. This energetic, high impact event features many of our corporate partners packing tens of thousands of healthy snack packs for Minnesota kids who need extra nutrition during the summer months. It’s one of our biggest days on the [...]

Bringing Hope To Zimbabwe: Medical Container Ships

By |2020-05-13T14:28:09+00:00April 25th, 2020|Categories: Hospitals, Uncategorized, Zimbabwe|Tags: , , |

“Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all the darkness.” Desmond Tutu  It’s MATTER’s privilege to partner with individuals and organizations to bring the bright light of hope to families and communities throughout our world. During these dark days of fear and uncertainty, sickness and death, that light is needed now more than ever.   In the capital [...]

Bringing Food & Good To Communities Nationwide

By |2020-04-17T18:28:03+00:00April 17th, 2020|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

It was the end of last year, in what seems like a lifetime ago, when General Mills, Chartwells Higher Education, and MATTER began planning the annual Good Goes Round campaign that was to be held in March of this year. There’s always a lot of excitement around this campaign, which in the last two years has distributed more than 70,000 healthy MATTERbox snack packs to community organizations nationwide. At the time, none of us had any idea [...]

Helping Our Hospital Partner Heroes

By |2020-05-13T14:27:12+00:00April 10th, 2020|Categories: Hospitals, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

New heroes are emerging during this global crisis and health care workers are at the very top. Willing to risk their lives to care for the rest of us, their work is indispensable to the global fight against COVID-19. Helping these heroes prepare for the pandemic has been one of MATTER’s top priorities over the last couple of months.   Ellie Zuehlke is the Director of Community Benefit & [...]

Timberwolves Head Coach Ryan Saunders Gives Back To Community

By |2020-04-04T10:11:14+00:00April 4th, 2020|Categories: MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Minnesota Timberwolves Head Coach Ryan Saunders smiles into the camera as he begins a video message to the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities (BGCTC). His wife Hayley sits next to him on the couch, their young son fidgeting in her lap. Behind them a wall of basketballs and what looks to be [...]

Families Put The “DO” In Donate & Help Community

By |2020-03-30T15:35:39+00:00March 26th, 2020|Categories: MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

When MATTER board member Amanda Escen heard about the MATTERbox Snack Pack Kit, she immediately ordered one. She loved the idea that her family, including her two young children, could pack 50 healthy snack packs from the safety and comfort of their home and give them to children, seniors or anyone in need during this [...]

YOU MATTER Cooking Show: Healthy Recipes Play Starring Role!

By |2020-03-13T09:40:08+00:00March 13th, 2020|Categories: MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

This week's blog is written by MATTER's Vice President of Business Operations, Victor Salamone.  Lights! Camera! Action!   Standing in the darkened studio room under a bright spotlight with a television camera staring us in the face, my MATTER colleagues and I straightened our aprons, took a deep breath to calm our nerves and happily welcomed [...]

International Women’s Day: Honoring Chipo Mtasa

By |2020-03-06T22:10:07+00:00March 6th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized, Zimbabwe|

Sunday is International Women’s Day. At MATTER, we’re privileged to work with some of the most inspiring, dedicated, and accomplished women from around the world. On MATTER’s Board of Directors sits one of these amazing women, Chipo Mtasa. A successful businesswoman and passionate humanitarian, Chipo’s life is dedicated to helping others and improving life in [...]

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