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SPIRE Partners with MATTER on Hurricane Relief Fundraiser

Monday, October 23, 2017  
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SPIRE Credit Union - ST. PAUL, Minn. (October 20, 2017) - SPIRE Credit Union was a sponsor of the MATTER Concert in September 2017 that ultimately raised $1.25 million. All proceeds from benefit concert and gala will be used to provide resources needed to assist the victims of the recent 2017 hurricanes in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. Resources will include, but are not limited to, MATTERboxes, medical supplies, relief meals, clean up supplies such as masks and other items MATTER will procure.


 September 20 Children MATTER Benefit Concert at CHS Field, St. Paul


The concert, held September 20, 2017 and attended by more than 4,000 fans, was a collaborative initiative created by Gene Simmons, MATTER and SPIRE Credit Union. For the first time in over 16 years, Gene Simmons & Ace Frehely reunited on stage joined by Don Felder of the Eagles, Cheap Trick, The Jayhawks & FLIPP for benefit concert at CHS Field Stadium in St. Paul, MN.

About SPIRE Credit Union: A full-service financial institution, proudly serving Minnesota and Wisconsin residents since 1934. SPIRE is committed to providing smart products, great rates and excellent service with a goal to improve the financial lives for both personal and business members. SPIRE has 17 branches across the metro and throughout northern Minnesota.  For more information, please visit

About MATTER: MATTER is a movement of people, businesses & organizations who believe they have the power to solve some of the world’s greatest challenges right in their own two hands. One of the biggest challenges we face today is the lack of access to health. All humankind, regardless of race, income, religion, or sex, can have the same access to a full and healthy life. It is only then that we can create a world where we all matter.  To learn more about MATTER visit

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