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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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

US-1 Multimodal Corridor Study, Jupiter, Healthier Jupiter, MPO

Healthier Jupiter Joins Palm Beach County MPO in a Health Impact Assessment of US-1

The Palm Beach County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is leading a US-1 Multimodal Corridor Study that encompasses the US-1 corridor in Palm Beach County from Camino Real in Boca Raton to Indiantown Road in Jupiter. The purpose of their study is to develop a plan to implement improved multimodal facilities, such as improved bus system […]

healthier jupiter, rock painting, rec on the move

Healthier Jupiter Rocks!

This past Saturday, Healthier Jupiter joined Town of Jupiter’s – Rec on the Move at Jupiter Community Park to offer free rock painting and active family fun. Over 80 joined in on the fun! Rock painting is the latest craze and painted rocks can be found all over the community. When you find a rock […]

Healthier Jupiter Home Garden Contest Winner

Healthier Jupiter Home Garden Contest Winner – Lizzie Lawson

Lizzie Lawson of Limestone Creek, Jupiter is the winner of our Healthier Jupiter Home Garden Contest. Ms. Lawson loves to work in her garden and shares her harvest with Family, Friends and Neighbors. Healthier Jupiter had an opportunity to visit her garden and see the bountiful plot first hand. Her green thumb shines through all […]

Healthier Jupiter Committee Mix and Mingle

Healthier Jupiter Committee’s had an opportunity to meet and socialize at our first Committee Mix and Mingle hosted by Pattie Light of Koko FitClub Abacoa Plaza. We are so thankful for our volunteers and wanted to provide a social experience to express our appreciation and provide the space for those on separate committees to connect […]

Events

Walk & Talk at Jonathan Dickinson State Park

A Walk & Talk at Jonathan Dickinson State Park Join Friends of Jonathan Dickinson State Park for a guided nature walk on the beautiful nature trail in the main river area of the park. We will catch glimpses of the Loxahatchee River, Florida’s first federally designated Wild and Scenic River, which runs throughout the park. […]