Jump with Jill Returns to Ford Field

Chris Clutter2016 Website Overhaul, Backstage Pass, Dairy, Watch Grid

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In this episode, the Midwest Cast files their exclusive field report from the 50-yard line of Ford Field in Detroit, MI for the Detroit Lions and the United Dairy Industry of Michigan Fuel Up to Play 60 Rally for School Health kickoff event. Hand selected student leaders learn ways to make their nutrition messages compelling so they can lead schoolwide wellness initiatives when they return to their campuses. We began the morning with an orientation that rocked songs from the Jump with Jill show. Why talk at an event kickoff, when you can sing at an event kickoff? We made our grand entrance onto the field through the tunnel — the same tunnel the players use on game day. Then … Read More

Farm Fresh Live Tour

Chris Clutter2016 Website Overhaul, Backstage Pass, Watch Grid

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In support of Commissioner Sid Miller’s Farm Fresh Fridays initiative, the rock & roll nutrition show Jump with Jill is rocking 20 schools across four Texas cities – San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Houston – followed by a taste testing of Texas-grown produce for selected classrooms thanks to produce partner H-E-B. The Farm Fresh Jump with Jill Live Tour is designed to draw attention to fresh grown produce. Turns out, eating healthy Texas produce is also good for a healthy Texas economy. “We wanted to bring Jump with Jill to Texas schools to make the connections early that healthy eating is important on so many levels,” says Richard De Los Santos, Coordinator for Horticulture, Produce and Forestry Marketing at the Texas … Read More

Jill Rocks FNCE in Atlanta, GA

Chris Clutter2016 Website Overhaul, Backstage Pass, Watch Grid

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Jump with Jill headed to Atlanta, GA for the Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo, better known as FNCE. FNCE is the annual meeting for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Over 8,000 nutrition professionals traveled to Atlanta to learn about the hottest topics and trends in the nutrition field.

Jump with Jill Film Festival

Chris Clutter2016 Website Overhaul, Events, Fruit, Watch Grid

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On Saturday, June 2nd, the Jump with Jill Film Festival rocked Pittsburgh families at the landmark Oaks Theater. Guests enjoyed free healthy concession stand snacks, danced in the aisles as the interactive films aired, and cast and crew signed autographs for their fans on the red carpet and posted for the paparazzi with Watermelon Man, JSlice. Event producer Jill Jayne, MS, RD performed several songs live, joined by her back up dancers from Riverview High School. Jump with Jill is a school assembly that travels the country transforming nutrition education into a rock ‘n roll nutrition concert. With original music, movement-based learning, and a compelling character, Jump with Jill uses the same tools normally used to sell junk food and … Read More