Matt-Fest 2019

Each year, we host a Matt-Fest event and donate the proceeds to a local charitable cause in memory of Matt Heath (1991-2012 - Rush City, MN). 

This year, we're donating to pay off student lunch debt in Rush City schools!

We would love to see you at Matt-Fest 2019 for live music, a silent auction, and the kickoff to our annual Medallion Hunt! If you know you won't be able to attend this year's event but would like to support our cause, we welcome donations here.

You can read about our previous donations to the community on this page .

For more info and updates, please like our Matt-Fest page.

Thank you for your support!

Donations will be passed on to the schools by Matt's mom, JoEllen Swenson. We will update you with our total amount raised from GoFundMe and in-person donations after the event!


  • Linda Olcott 
    • $50 
    • 4 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $25 
    • 4 mos
  • The Johnson's  
    • $100 
    • 5 mos

Organizer and beneficiary 

Barb Hartman 
Saint Paul, MN
JoEllen Swenson 
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