Kim holds a master's degree in social work and a bachelor's degree in business administration. As a professional fundraiser for the past twenty years she has raised over $15 Million for nonprofits. Her platform, Fundraising For Hope, seeks to provide resources for the most pressing social issues of our time.To that end, she serves in the role of volunteer national fundraising committee chair for Victoria's Voice Foundation, where she is leading a national team of titleholders to raise money for opioid abuse prevention education in our nation's schools. Kim is also an award-winning singer/songwriter, a multi-instrumentalist, and a worship leader at her local church. Kim and her husband Adam have rescued over 100 dogs and are passionate about dog and cat welfare. Kim is on the board of Sweet Paws Rescue in MA and in her free time enjoys creating original art. Kim is represented by Karen Shea Model Management.
Mrs. Massachusetts America 2020 Kim Gentry Meyer
Samantha McLaughlin Medeiros is the wife of 20 years to Joao Medeiros. She gave birth to their 6th child Calina Grace on her 39th birthday, and she is the proud grandmother (Mima) of two baby boys.
Samantha is the daughter of the worldwide renowned theologian Pastor Robert R. Mclaughlin of GBIBLE.ORG. In 2013, Samantha became the very first woman director of New England Bible Doctrine Church in their 34 years of incorporation, today she is the President. Together with her father and husband Joao by her side, she manages their local assembly Grace Bible Church in Somerset Massachusetts along with multiple non-profit organizations which include GBIBLE.ORG, a pioneer to the world-wide internet ministry since 1997, non-denominational, dedicated to teaching the Word of God from the original languages and making it available at NO CHARGE throughout the world and her platform WOMENPRAYERWARRIORS.ORG.
Women Prayer Warriors acts as a resource for women to connect with other women who are dealing with many of life’s most difficult situations, such as marriage/relationship issues, single parenthood, addiction issues, health issues, depression and many others, which allows us to not have to face these issues alone. The WPW pride themselves on reaching out to help others as a form of healing and dealing with such issues.
WPW is currently building churches in Nigeria, American Red Cross Blood Drives, Prison Reform/Addiction Reform within the USA as well as Nigeria. However, the most concerning issues we are tackling is human sex trafficking and currently we are working on getting a law passed, “Roxann’s Law”, where states that are soft on pedophilia crimes, loose federal funding.
Samantha speaks publicly three days a week on her international podcast where all of her lectures are available live via our YouTube channel GBIBLELIVE.ORG. Samantha has co-authored books and articles on topics such as relationships, dating, marriage, fear, anxiety, and offers all at no charge.
The heartbeat of the WPW’s message is in these 5 R’s: Realize your self-worth, Rebound- refocus on what is important to you, Recover from what is holding you back, Receive healing blessings and hope that leads you to the Relationships in knowing yourself, as well a greater Power within YOU.
Mrs. Massachusetts American 2020 Samantha Mederios
Tania Evora is a Single mother of two beautiful daughters and a handsome son. She speaks four languages and holds an associates degree in Liberal arts and Communications. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing. She volunteers for a non profit organization called The second Step and has helped them raise over 250000 yearly during the Success Gala event that helps bring awareness and end domestic violence. Her platform is to bring more awareness on how to help domestic violence survivors because she believes everyone deserves to feel safe and be safe. Tania is trained on breastfeeding Techniques and Support. She volunteers in her community as a Breastfeeding peer counselor and focuses on helping mothers breastfeed successfully and continue on doing it after they return to work or school. Tania is a gold karate belt at the True Martials arts academy and she blogs and teaches about self-defense skills to empower women. In addition to Miss Massachusetts for America She is a fashion model and organizer of Beauty Queen days that provides survivors of domestic violence, a day of beauty with professional Makeup, jewelry, designer clothes and professional photoshoot. Her goal is to help these women to see the beauty in themselves and feel more confident because when they look good they feel good. Tania was born in Cape Verde and lived in Europe for five years before moving to the USA. In her free time she enjoys volunteering for a Girls Scout besides dancing, travelling, hiking and swimming with her children.
Miss Massachusetts for America 2020 Tania Evora