Companies That Matter

MATTERbox Partners: Feeding Healthier Lives

By |2019-10-24T16:41:34+00:00October 24th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

“When I first started doing this, I was focused on sports and education. Food was the last thing on my mind. But kids would be tired, and some were literally hurting because they were hungry. The MATTERbox snack packs caused me to look at things differently and make healthy food a key component of all [...]

2019 YOU MATTER Gala Speaker Announcement: Chris Cronin

By |2019-09-23T12:52:21+00:00September 23rd, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|

Our YOU MATTER Gala is almost here! On October 3rd, at the stunning McNamara Center, we'll hear from a few innovative and exciting leaders to help us better understand some of the biggest challenges facing our world today. Collectively, we'll explore real solutions to increase access to health for people next door and around the [...]

Partnerships MATTER: Thielen Foundation, MOBE & MATTER

By |2019-09-13T16:14:54+00:00September 13th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, Events, MATTERbox, MATTERnation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

“Creating a better world requires teamwork, partnerships, and collaboration...” So says best selling author and brand futurist, Simon Mainwaring, and we here at MATTER couldn’t agree more. Only through collaboration with local and global organizations, can we fulfill our mission to move people forward by eliminating barriers to a healthier life. As we like to [...]

Five More Years

By |2019-08-26T11:28:09+00:00August 22nd, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Sports Camps, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

In what may be occurring for the first time in U.S. history, today’s children may have a shorter life expectancy than their parents. Possibly by as much as five years. Two of the major causes of this health crisis are poor diet and physical inactivity. According to the CDC, the percentage of children and youth [...]

Partners for Health in Congo: HealthPartners Loads Container

By |2019-07-19T14:54:31+00:00July 19th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, Hospitals, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

Soaring temperatures in the Twin Cities yesterday failed to deter the enthusiasm of a dedicated group from HealthPartners who joined the MATTER team in our sweltering warehouse to load a 40-foot container of medical equipment bound for the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). HealthPartners, one of our largest hospital partners, typically partners for health with [...]

You Don’t Need To Be A Charity To Change The World!

By |2019-06-04T12:43:23+00:00June 4th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, Events, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

At MATTER, we believe you don’t need to be a charity to change the world. When individuals and companies come together to pool their energy and resources for a cause greater than themselves amazing things happen that can change the world for those being impacted. For proof, look no further than what happened on May [...]

Summer Harvest and MATTERbox Madness – This Thursday!

By |2019-05-28T16:02:33+00:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, Events, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

The countdown is on! This Thursday, May 30, MATTERbox Madness will descend on the Mall of America! Held in conjunction with 5 Eyewitness News Summer Harvest for Kids, it will be a full day of excitement and energy packing MATTERbox meal kits and snack packs to benefit kids across Minnesota this summer. With last year's [...]

MATTERnation Sends Tropical Cyclone Idai Relief To Zimbabwe

By |2019-05-15T13:23:02+00:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, Hospitals, Uncategorized, Zimbabwe|

When Tropical Cyclone Idai slammed into Eastern Africa in March, it became one of the worst tropical storms to ever hit the continent. Wiping out entire villages and leaving more than 1,000 people dead throughout Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Malawi, with thousands more still missing two months later, it stands as the third deadliest tropical cyclone [...]

Companies Can Help Kids By Joining MATTERbox Madness!

By |2019-05-08T07:24:59+00:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, Events, MATTERbox, Uncategorized|Tags: |

Summer is right around the corner and that means MATTERnation is gearing up for the fifth annual MATTERbox Madness packing tournament on May 30th at the Mall of America. This fun, high-energy event pits teams from different companies against each other in a spirited, bracket-style competition to see which team can pack MATTERboxes in the [...]

Pack For A Purpose Benefits Kids in the Twin Cities

By |2019-04-30T12:30:27+00:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: Companies That Matter, MATTERbox, Sports Camps, Uncategorized|

The excitement was palpable, the energy level through the roof. On Tuesday, April 23rd, over 100 people from the community, many of them children, came together at Pack For A Purpose at the Conway Community Center in St. Paul to pack MATTERbox meal kits and snack packs for thousands of local kids and their families. [...]

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