The Jayo Invitational is a beach event featuring the Art at the Beach art auction along with beach sports including the country's most prestigious Celebrity Pro-Am Beach Volleyball event. It is a best-of-breed event celebrating the California Lifestyle and promoting health and wellness combined with the world of sports, fitness, art and music.
The Jayo Invitational is hosted by The Jayo Foundation - a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. The Jayo Invitational and Art at the Beach support public schools. Proceeds from the event are donated to fund enrichment programs that work to aid children in the advancement of health and education. The Jayo Foundation was founded in 2002 by actor and volleyball player Jason Olive.
The Jayo Foundation was formed to fulfill a three-fold mission:
The Jayo Invitational has welcomed over 2,000 children to its Sinjin Smith Kids Clinic and "Champion Mindset" motivational meet and greet with Olympic Gold Medalists and World Champions. In 2013, The Jayo Invitational was honored to have the entire US Olympic Team teach during the Sinjin Smith Kids Clinic.