International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

MATTER

Dedicated to changing the world through resourcefulness

four stars

93.23

7005 Oxford Street St. Louis Park, MN 55426
tel: (952) 500-8652   Web Site
EIN: 37-1441658

Board Leadership
Casey Carl
Board Chair

CEO
Quenton Marty
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.23 four stars
  Financial 90.43 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

MATTER is a Minnesota-based global health nonprofit organization on a mission to expand access to health next door and around the world. Internationally, MATTER addresses these barriers by giving hospitals the tools they need to care for the sick and injured in dignified ways, and by designing solutions to create diversified and resilient farms. Locally, MATTER activates healthy eating for kids and families with the MATTERbox program, an innovative solution to healthy food access and nutrition education.

MATTER is a Minnesota-based global health nonprofit organization on a mission to expand access to health next door and around the world. Internationally, MATTER addresses these barriers by giving hospitals the tools they need to care for the sick and injured in dignified ways, and by designing solutions to create diversified and resilient farms. Locally, MATTER activates healthy eating for kids and families with the MATTERbox program, an innovative solution to healthy food access and nutrition education.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
"Number of people receiving access to health care"
1,696,880
"Number of people receiving access to healthy food"
1,757,470
"Number of corporations investing in their employees and the community as "Companies that Matter"
89
"Total Dollars received in cash contributions (not designated for projects)"
3,765,300
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

90.43

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
96.5%
  Administrative Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.36
  Program Expenses Growth -0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MATTER on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MATTER on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $20,763,911
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $261,439
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $21,025,350
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $21,025,350
   Other Revenue $851,992
TOTAL REVENUE $21,877,342
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,240,525
   Administrative Expenses $735,528
   Fundraising Expenses $367,771
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $23,343,824
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,466,482
   
Net Assets $8,600,462

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$121,221 0.51% Quenton Marty President

Mission

MATTER is a Minnesota-based global health nonprofit organization on a mission to expand access to health next door and around the world. Internationally, MATTER addresses these barriers by giving hospitals the tools they need to care for the sick and injured in dignified ways, and by designing solutions to create diversified and resilient farms. Locally, MATTER activates healthy eating for kids and families with the MATTERbox program, an innovative solution to healthy food access and nutrition education.

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Charity Contact Info

MATTER
7005 Oxford Street
St. Louis Park, MN 55426
tel: (952) 500-8652
EIN: 37-1441658

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Board Leadership

Casey Carl
Board Chair

CEO

Quenton Marty
President