Join Us For Free Cooking Demonstrations!

Last year, in partnership with UMass Extension’s SNAP-ED program, we held cooking demonstrations at two of our Healthy Markets, and plan to hold several more in 2015. We hosted one at DeMello’s Produce Market and one at Amaral’s Market, this past fall, where Allison Miller, a dietitian from SNAP-ED cooked up […] Read more »

Teaching Teens About Nutrition and Built Environment through the Mayor’s Learn & Serve Program

For the second summer in a row, Mass in Motion New Bedford partnered with the Mayor’s Learn and Serve program, spending nine hours a week for six weeks leading three groups of teenagers (14-15 years old)  on community service projects to help them build a variety of readiness skills, including […] Read more »

MiM Kids New Bedford Works with Local Daycares to Improve Nutrition & Physical Activity

Since October 2012, MiM Kids New Bedford has helped over 1,000 children across five local day cares learn to eat healthier foods. Working with staff at the YMCA, Little People’s College, New Bedford Public Schools, PACE, and NorthStar Learning Center, Mass in Motion Kids New Bedford has helped staff encourage […] Read more »

Healthy Markets Launch a Success!

Last Monday we launched the Healthy Markets Initiative in five local markets. Over the past few months we have been working with each owner to fulfill the requirements to become designated Mass in Motion Healthy Markets, and so we were excited to finally introduce the program to the community, with […] Read more »