Travels of Dr. Jill Biden

 September 1-November 3, 2020

Jill Biden did a lot of virtual events in the first three weeks of September, then shifted to more in-person events starting Sept. 24.  She was a workhorse in the last month of the campaign.  By State.       @DrBiden   See also: Travels of Fmr. Vice President Biden

Jill Biden solo
Tues. September 1, 2020

- Tours, holds a socially distant conversation with educators and launches multi-week ten-city “Back-to-School Tour” at Evan G. Shortlidge Academy in Wilmington, DE. >
- Virtual grassroots fundraiser conversation with "Queer Eye's" Fab Five moderated by Michelle Kwan (4,400 people watched).

Wed. September 2, 2020

- Virtual Back-to-School Tour event, Pasco-Hernando State College, Pasco Co., FL.
- Virtual Back-to-School Tour event, Guilford Co., NC.
- Virtual fundraising reception hosted by former staff members (roughly 250 attendees).
Thurs. September 3, 2020
- Virtual fundraiser hosted by Martha Carper and Annie Coons (290 attendees, raised more than $1 million).

Fri. September 4, 2020
Sat. September 5, 2020
Sun. September 6, 2020
Mon. September 7, 2020

Tues. September 8, 2020
- Virtual Back-to-School Tour event, Green Bay, WI.
- Virtual Back-to-School Tour event, Jacksonville, FL.
- Virtual fundraiser hosted by former MD legislator Mark Kennedy Shriver and with actress Jennifer Garner, focused on children and education (238 participants).
- Virtual Back-to-School Tour event, Las Vegas, NV.

Wed. September 9, 2020
-  “Back-to-School Tour” community conversation with Tim Walz, Amy Klobuchar, Denise Specht, and Minnesota Educators at Jeffers Pond Elementary School in Prior Lake, MN (south of Minneapolis).
- Tours an early childhood education center with Congressman Dean Phillips.
- Virtual grassroots fundraiser with Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour joined by seven designers as they launch the "Believe in Better" fashion  collection (3,500 donors viewed).  $
Thurs. September 10, 2020
- Virtual Back-to-School Tour event, Oakland Co., MI. 
- Virtual Back-to-School Tour event, Luzerne Co., PA. 
- Virtual Back-to-School Tour event, Phoenix, AZ.
- Virtual
"Cocktails and Conversation with Jill Biden & Ina Garten" fundraiser (700 attendees). $

Fri. September 11, 2020
Sat. September 12, 2020
Sun. September 13, 2020

Mon. September 14, 2020
- National Nurses United roundtable with frontline nurses and Jill Biden. 1:00p.m. ET
- Virginia Women for Biden Early Vote virtual rally with Jennifer Wexton, Anne Holton, Eileen Filler-Corn, Charniele Herring.  2:30p.m. ET
- Virtual Georgia military families roundtable with military and veteran families, and Georgia State Reps. Calvin Smyre and Scott Holcomb. 
3:30p.m. ET
- “VAWA at 26: Women Unite in Progress” event hosted by Women for Biden and livestreamed on Cosmopolitan.  7:30p.m. ET

Tues, September 15, 2020

- Tours The Kids’ Food Basket (an organization feeding food insecure children in Western Michigan) with U.S. Rep. Hillary Scholten in Grand Rapids, MI.
- Military families listening session with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in Battle Creek, MI.

Wed. September 16, 2020

With Doug Emhoff travels to New Hampshire.

- Speak at the home of a supporter in Bedford, NH.
- Stop at the home of super-volunteer Pat Kalik, delivering yard signs in Manchester, NH. >
- Meet with a small group of veterans and their family members in the backyard of Ed McCabe, a retired Army veteran, in Dover, NH. >
Thurs. September 17, 2020
- Virtual working families roundtable, North Carolina.
- Virtual community conversation, Fort Myers, FL.

Fri. September 18, 2020
- Virtual working moms roundtable with Rep. Serena Gonzales-Gutierrez, Colorado.
- Virtual women essential workers roundtable with members of the Culinary Workers Union (Nevada). 

Sat. September 19, 2020
- Virtually rallies volunteers during Biden for President Ohio Weekend of Action.
- Joins Biden for President Minnesota early vote virtual phone bank event.
- Joins Winnebago County Biden for President Wisconsin Weekend of Action virtual event.
Joins Arizona volunteers for virtual phone bank to encourage voter registration, making a plan to vote.
- Georgia “Make Your Voice Heard” virtual phone and text bank.

Sun. September 20, 2020
Mon. September 21, 2020

Tues. September 22, 2020
- Virtual meeting with Erie, PA leaders.
- Virtual event, launches the "Turn Up and Turn Out the Vote Virtual Bus Tour" event, South Florida

Wed. September 23, 2020
- Virtual student veterans roundtable, Arizona.
- Virtual conversation on rebuilding Western Wisconsin's economy for women, Wisconsin.

Thurs. September 24, 2020

- Listening session with Del. Jeion Ward, James Fedderman and other African American educators in the backyard of Fort Monroe’s historic commanding general’s residence in Hampton Beach, VA. >
- Meeting with military families at a private residence in the Glengariff neighborhood in Norfolk, VA. >
- Visits early voting site on West Laburnum Ave. with Levar Stoney in Richmond, VA.
- Working moms roundtable in Henrico Co., VA.

Fri. September 25, 2020
[pays respects to Ginsburg at the Capitol]
Travels to Maine.

- Build Back Better discussion with Maine industry workers at Orono Brewing Company in Orono (Bangor), ME. >
- Visits with Maine lobstermen and women at the pier in Blue Hill, ME.
- Virtual fundraiser celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month along with Eva Longoria Bastón, Ricky Martin, and Jaime Camil, co-chaired by Henry R.
Muñoz III and Dr. Cynthia Telles.  $

Sat. September 26, 2020
With Doug Emhoff travels to Nebraska and Iowa.
- Listening session with Nebraska veterans and military families in Papillion, NE (Sarpy Co.) - ballots to be mailed on Monday.
- Service event – community clean up at Sinclair Park in Cedar Rapids, IA.
- Drive-in rally at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, IA. >

Sun. September 27, 2020

Mon. September 28, 2020
Travels to Wisconsin.
- "Get Out the Vote" event at Daisy Cafe & Cupcakery on Atwood Ave. in Madison, WI. >
- Remarks on helping Wisconsin's economy recovery from the pandemic at a farm owned by Amy Kinosian in Eagle, WI. (Waukesha Co.) >

Tues. September 29, 2020
Travels to Michigan.
- Tours King Orchards in Central Lake, MI. >
- Attends a voter mobilization event with Chasten Buttigieg at Right Brain Brewery in Traverse City, MI. >
Travels to Cleveland, OH.
- Attends the first presidential debate.

Wed. September 30, 2020
train tour.

virtual events


Jill Biden virtual events are advised as "virtually travel to"...

Thurs. October 1, 2020
no public events.

Fri. October 2, 2020
Travels to New Hampshire.
- Granite State Women for Biden Get Out the Vote kickoff in Manchester, NH. >
- Virtual fundraiser with "Philadelphia fundraising heavyweights including attorneys, Alan Kessler, Ken Jarin, Bill Titelman; former state senator Connie Williams; Comcast executive David L. Cohen and former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell" (477 people). $
- Tours Fox Point Oysters in Durham, NH.

Sat. October 3, 2020
Travels to Minnesota.
- Tours the Rondo neighborhood in St. Paul, MN.
- Tours Sanneh Foundation Conway Community Center in St. Paul, MN.
- Minnesota Women for Biden GOTV kickoff at Utepils Brewing in Minneapolis, MN. >

Sun. October 4, 2020
no public events.

Mon. October 5, 2020
[events with Joe Biden]
- Appears in studio on Univision's "El Gordo y la Flaca" in Miami, FL.
- Women for Biden drive-in rally in the clubhouse parking lot at Century Village in Boca Raton, FL. >

Tues. October 6, 2020

Travels to North Carolina.
- GOTV rally at Pitt Community College in Greenville (Winterville), NC. >
- Veterans and Military Families meeting at the home of former City Councilmember Val Applewhite in Fayetteville, NC.
- GOTV rally at Fayetteville State University in Fayetteville, NC. >
Wed. October 7, 2020
- Virtual early vote rally with Ohio Educators for Biden.

Thurs. October 8, 2020

- Remarks outside the campaign office of U.S. Rep. Madeleine Dean in Jenkintown (Montgomery County), PA.
- Attends Women for Biden event in the backyard of the home of Colleen Guiney in Swarthmore (Delaware County), PA.
- Virtual Biden for President Ohio GOTV phone bank.
6 p.m.
- Jill Biden and Doug Emhoff virtual fundraiser with Pearl Jam members Eddie Vedder, Stone Gossard, Mike McCreedy, Jeff Ament. $ 7:18 p.m.
- Creyentes con Biden "town hall" with Jill Biden and DNC chair Tom Perez. 8 p.m.

Fri. October 9, 2020
- Evening virtual "Women for Biden" fundraiser hosted by actors Glenn Close, Jamie Lee Curtis, Diane Lane and Alfre Woodard (attended by roughly 210 people). $

Sat. October 10, 2020
- Virtual "Joe's in Your Corner" event, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Sun. October 11, 2020
no public events

Mon. October 12, 2020
Travels to Atlanta and Columbus, GA.  ...first day of early voting.
- Early vote event with Fair Fight President and Founder Stacey Abrams and DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond at "a parking lot near the Decatur Square" in downtown Decatur, GA (eastern suburb in the Atlanta Metro area). >
- Meeting with military and veteran families at Warehouse 9 Restaurant in Columbus, GA. >
- Virtual fundraiser with  Debra Messing, Sean Hayes, and Eric McCormack, the cast of “Will and Grace” (157 people). $

Tues. October 13, 2020
Travels to Texas.  ...first day of early voting.
- GOTV rally at University of Texas El Paso's Centennial Plaza in El Paso, TX. >
- GOTV drive-in rally at Fair Park in Dallas, TX. >
- GOTV rally at a parking lot across from the NRG stadium in Houston, TX. >

Wed. October 14, 2020
- Participates in virtual "Mobilize Main Street: Veterans and Military Family Small Business Training" with Sen. Tammy Duckworth.

Thurs. October 15, 2020
Jill Biden and Doug Emhoff travels to Twin Cities and Rochester, MN.
- Visits Hmong Village Shopping Center in St. Paul, MN.
- Students for Biden mobilization event at Augsburg University in Minneapolis, MN. >
- Mobilization event with essential workers at Essex Park in Rochester, MN.

Fri. October 16, 2020
Travels to Florida.
- Participates in virtual "Mobilize Main Street" event with Tory Burch.
- Women for Biden event on the outdoor basketball court at Stan Van Gundy's home in Lake Mary, FL. (Seminole Co.)
- GOTV drive-in rally at St. Petersburg College in St. Petersburg, FL. >
Sat. October 17, 2020
no public events.

Sun. October 18, 2020
no public events.

Mon. October 19, 2020
Travels to Pennsylvania.
- Women's GOTV event at Snipes Farm and Education Center in Morrisville, PA. (Bucks Co.)
- GOTV drive-in rally at PNC Park in Moosic, PA. (Lackawanna Co.)

Tues. October 20, 2020
Travels to Michigan.
- Tours Keep Growing Detroit urban farm in Detroit, MI.
- Canvass launch at Oakland County Democratic headquarters in Madison Heights, MI.
- Voter mobilization event in the parking lot at Shatila Bakery & Cafe in Dearborn, MI. [emphasis on Arab American voters]
- Voter Now car rally at UAW Local 699 in Saginaw, MI. >

Wed. October 21, 2020
- Joins Pennsylvania Italian Americans for Biden virtual GOTV luncheon with Westmoreland County Commissioner Gina Cerilli.
- Virtual conversation hosted by Scary Mommy as a special edition of the "Live. Work. Thrive" series. 

- Virtual fundraiser: “Virtual Conversation about Uniting our Country with Jill Biden and Cindy McCain” moderated by actress Annette Bening. $
- Virtual keynote remarks for the closing night of the Military Spouse JD Network’s (MSJDN) 8th annual Making the Right Moves Conference.

Thurs. October 22, 2020
[With Joe Biden for the second presidential debate at Belmont University in Nashville, TN].

Fri. October 23, 2020
no public events.

Sat. October 24, 2020
[Jill and Joe Biden travel to Bucks County and Luzerne County in Pennsylvania, PA].

Sun. October 25, 2020

no public events.

Mon. October 26, 2020
Travels to Georgia.
- Georgia Women for Biden early vote event outside the Tubman Museum in Macon, GA. >
- Early vote drive-in rally at Savannah State University in Savannah, GA. >

Tues. October 27, 2020
Travels to Maine.
- GOTV rally with Gov. Janet Mills and House Speaker Sara Gideon outside the Thomas Hill Standpipe in Bangor, ME. >

Wed. October 28, 2020
- Virtual fundraising event and Q&A on education with National Education Association President Becky Pringle. $

Thurs. October 29, 2020
- Virtual roundtable with Florida UNITE HERE.
Travels to Michigan.

- Canvass launch in the parking lot behind the Michigan Education Association headquarters in Lansing, MI. >
- Canvass launch – according to – at Hush Haunted House in Westland, MI (Wayne Co./Detroit area).

Fri. October 30, 2020
- Educator mobilization rally at Upper Moreland High School in Willow Grove, PA (Montgomery Co.).

Sat. October 31, 2020
Travels to North Carolina.   ...last day of early voting in the state
- Get Out the Vote drive-in rally with Amy Schumer at PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte, NC. >
- Get Out the Vote rally at Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, NC. >

Sun. November 1, 2020
Travels to Florida.
- Souls to the Polls GOTV event, attended by civil rights attorney Ben Crump and family of George Floyd, at Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Tallahassee, FL. >
- Get Out the Vote drive-in rally with Jose Andres at Osceola County Stadium, Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee, FL. 1, 2
- Get Out the Vote drive-in rally with wrestler Titus O'Neil in parking lot at Hilllsborough Community College in Tampa, FL (more than 150 cars). >

Mon. November 2, 2020
Travels to Pennsylvania.
- Get Out the Vote event at East Middle School in Erie, PA.
- Rural GOTV event at Telesz Farm in Volant (Lawrence Co.), PA. >
- Get Out the Vote event with suburban women in Allegheny Co., PA.
[Joins Joe Biden for event in Pittsburgh]

Tues. November 3, 2020
- Visits polling site with Rep. Charlie Crist at Thomas “Jett”Jackson Recreation Center in St. Petersburg, FL. >
- Canvass kickoff with Rep. Kathy Castor in Tampa, FL. >
- Visits polling site at Mills Park Elementary School in Cary, NC. >