Kim Ferreira

New Bedford To Get Recognition From The First Lady
The City of New Bedford is being recognized by the White House for promoting physical activity and healthy eating.
According to a press release, New Bedford is one of 58 communities to earn "Gold Medal Status" in five key areas, including working with daycare centers to boost nutrition and …
Funding Rolls In For Mass In Motion New Bedford
Mass in Motion New Bedford's financial future is secure for at least another three years.
The motivational healthy lifestyle program has been awarded another round of funding from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, which will provide $50,000 a year to the program for three years...
Healthy Markets Initiative Begins In New Bedford
The new Healthy Markets Initiative launched on Monday afternoon in New Bedford.  Mass in Motion Coordinator Kim Ferreira joined Mayor Jon Mitchell at the Butcher Shop on Dartmouth St. for a news conference about the program.
Ferreira says neighborhood markets offering healthy foods will be a ste…