Food Allergy Awareness Week is fast approaching. This year, FARE is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the first Food Allergy Awareness Week and 20 years of action, education, and support. While there are many ways to get involved throughout the month of May, here are our top five suggestions. 1. Download free resources to share… Continue reading Top Five Ways to Get Involved with Food Allergy Awareness Week
We’re halfway through the year, and already your contributions to FARE have made some incredible things possible! To celebrate our community’s progress so far this year, we’ve made a list of just a few of the many successes you enabled. Donate Today! Created the FARE Clinical Network with 22 centers of excellence A bold new… Continue reading 8 Wins for the Food Allergy Community so far in 2015 – Made Possible by You!
Today marks the start of Food Allergy Action Month! We are encouraging Americans to recognize food allergy as a serious public health issue and to take action during the month of May to make an impact for those affected by food allergies and anaphylaxis. Food Allergy Action Month is an expansion of Food Allergy Awareness Week,… Continue reading May is Food Allergy Action Month!
The Teal Pumpkin Project is now a nationwide movement, but it started with one mom and her support group in Tennessee. Becky Basalone, leader of the Food Allergy Community of East Tennessee (FACET), had an idea to use a teal pumpkin to start a conversation about food allergies two years ago, and local families quickly embraced… Continue reading Talking Teal Pumpkins with the Mom Who Started It All
Click here for an updated information for 2015! This Halloween, FARE is encouraging food allergy families to start a new tradition: painting a pumpkin teal and placing it on your porch as a sign to other families managing food allergies that you have non-food treats available at your home. Your teal pumpkin is also a way… Continue reading The Teal Pumpkin Project for an Allergy-Friendly Halloween
For the first time,FARE expanded Food Allergy Awareness Week in 2014 by declaring the entire month of May as Food Allergy Action Month. We would like to thank all of you who contributed by taking action – whether it was educating others about food allergies and life-threatening anaphylaxis, making a donation, signing up for a… Continue reading Food Allergy Action Month Highlights
We are grateful for and inspired by the food allergy community’s efforts during FARE’s first Food Allergy Action Month to take action and raise awareness of food allergies and anaphylaxis. Food Allergy Action Month was a huge success, and now it’s time to take it to the next level! You can join us in making… Continue reading Food Allergy Action Challenge – Make Your List!