Healthier Jupiter in the JTAA Holiday Parade

Healthier Jupiter’s Healthy Foods and Physical Fitness Subcommittee had the amazing idea of creating a team and a float for the Jupiter Tequesta Athletic Association (JTAA) Holiday Parade. With the support of our committee members, and their amazing family members, we were able to make that a reality. Committee members and their families came together […]

Healthier Jupiter Mini Grant Recipients

Healthier Jupiter Awards Eight $2500 Mini Grants to Local Not-for-Profit and Civic Organizations

Jupiter, FL – (December 6, 2017) –Healthier Jupiter, the community initiative founded to address health and quality of life issues starting with diabetes, recently awarded eight $2500 Mini Grants to deserving local not-for-profit and civic organizations. The goal of the Mini Grant Program is to engage the Greater Jupiter community in creating innovative approaches to […]

US-1 Corridor Study Updates

The Palm Beach County Transportation Planning Agency (TPA) (formerly Metropolitan Planning Organization or MPO) is leading a US-1 Multimodal Corridor Study that encompasses Palm Beach County’s US-1 Corridor from Camino Real in Boca Raton to Indiantown Road in Jupiter. The purpose of the study is to develop a plan to implement improved multimodal facilities along the corridor, […]

Low Fat Banana Vanilla Milk Shake

NOVEMBER HEALTHY RECIPE! Low Fat Banana Vanilla Milk Shake (1 Serving) 1/2 frozen banana 4 ounces of skim milk 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 ice cubes Sprig of mint or pinch of cinnamon Directions: Slice banana into chunks and place in blender. Mix skim milk and vanilla in a bowl. Add milk mixture into blender. […]

Jupiter Middle School Culinary Students Visit Kai-Kai Farm

Healthier Jupiter joined Jupiter Middle School Staff and Jupiter Middle School Culinary Students on a visit to Kai-Kai Farm. Even a few showers couldn’t dampen the enthusiasm shared by Kai-Kai Grower Diane. The students were engaged and eager to learn all about growing their own healthy food. The visit to Kai-Kai Farm was part of […]

Healthier Jupiter Releases April-September 2017 Impact Report

Healthier Jupiter is entering our third year in a 5 year community-driven initiative designed to address health and quality of life issues from diabetes prevention and management to other areas of wellness. Our vision is that the Greater Jupiter community working together will support each person to live the healthiest life possible. We are working […]

Walk & Talk

A Morning of Healthy Tips at the Jupiter Farmers Market

This past Sunday, November 12th, Healthier Jupiter partnered with the Jupiter Farmers Market and Dr. Ken Grey, Acupuncture Physician (AP), Doctor of Oriental Medicine (DOM), for our November Walk & Talk. Dr. Grey presented on the healing choices for the season to best help your physical and mental health. He provided us with information about […]

Zumba in the park

Dancing Diabetes Away

For families living in the Pine Gardens South neighborhood in the Town of Jupiter, Thursdays are no longer an average day of the week. Around 6:00 pm, those who live near or pass by the Pine Gardens South/Officer St. Laurent Park, located behind the Jupiter Library, will likely hear festive music and witness what appears […]

Healthier Jupiter Explored a New Jupiter Nature Trail

Saturday, October, 7th, Healthier Jupiter partnered with Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area (ONA) for a Walk & Talk. ONA staff guided our group on a walk through the newly opened 1-mile trail on the South-side of the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area. Along the trail we learned about the area’s rich history, culture […]

Healthier Jupiter Grants Workshop

Healthier Jupiter Hosts Second Mini-Grant Workshop

Healthier Jupiter recently hosted more than 50 people representing 30 organizations at the Town of Jupiter Community Center for a workshop to prepare local not for profit and civic organizations to apply for mini-grants to fund innovative health ideas. The Mini-Grant Program is intended to engage the Greater Jupiter community in creating innovative approaches to […]