FOOD ALLERGY ASSOCIATION OF WISCONSIN, INC.

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2722 Union Street • Madison, WI 53704 • (608) 575-9535 • info@foodallergywis.org

     The volunteer group is made up of over 350 adults and families who are all

     living with severe and life threatening food allergies. Established in 2007, we
   provide chapter meetings, awareness, training, support and Allergen Friendly Events.
  We connect families and adults living with food allergies in the Madison and
surrounding areas.

 

Welcome to the Madison Chapter

Events

Meetings are held at Holy Cross Lutheran School, 2670 Milwaukee Street - Madison, WI at 6:30 pm.  Some meetings may be held at other locations.   Allergen Friendly Events are also held during the year.  See Google Calendar below for specific dates, locations and map.  Past meeting topics and events listed at the bottom of this page.  Click here for membership information. 
All ages welcome, but there is no child care available at Chapter meetings.

Contact: President, Sheree' Godwin (See bio -Winner of  the 2012 Mariel C. Furlong Award for Making a Difference for the category of Community Service) at (608) 575-9535 or sheree@foodallergywis.org for further information.

 

 See our Facebook Page for allergy information and FAAW event updates!


 

Upcoming Events

 

Click here for Allergic Living Magazine -
 List of Allergy Friendly Candy

Here is another list which also includes products free of the top allergens:

http://www.avoidingmilkprotein.com/candy.htm
 

 

 

Thanks for attending the carnival this year!  We had lost of fun.

 

Annual Allergy Friendly Fall Carnival

 

This project was made possible through a community grant from



 

Madison4kids.org

 

Date:  Thursday,  October 30, 2014

Place:  Holy Cross Lutheran School

2670 Milwaukee Street

Madison, WI  53704

(park in Union Street parking Lot)

Time:  6:00pm to 8:00pm

Cost:  FREE

 

This will be a fun FOOD FREE family event and we will have
small carnival games with prizes for the kids.

Kids are encouraged to dress up in costumes but they do not need to dress up.

If you would like to donate prizes you can deliver

them to either to  2722 Union Street, Madison, WI  53704

of bring them the night of the event. 

 We are looking for parent volunteers  to help run the games for the kids.

  If you have older children  who would be interested in helping run the games we would appreciate it.

 

Please RSVP to sheree@foodallergywis.org - You do need to RSVP to attend, but, we want to make sure we have enough prizes.
 


 

 

Check here for local dentists/clinics who participate by entering your zip code.

http://www.halloweencandybuyback.com/ 

 



2014 Food Allergy
Conference Wisconsin

Registration is now open for the 2014 Food Allergy Conference Wisconsin
being held Saturday, November 15th.

Please go to the link below to see more details and to register.  (It's free!)

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2014-food-allergy-conference-wisconsin-tickets-12361574803

Please share with anyone you think may be interested. Registration is required and seats are limited.

This project was made possible through a community grant from
Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE)
and through the generous donation
of venue and resources at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.


 

 

A big thanks to the volunteers walkers, virtual walkers,
donors, sponsors, and John Stofflet, NBC Channel 15
for supporting the 2014 walk!

August 2, 2014  Walk Start Line

      

 

9th Annual Food Allergy Awareness Walk

1.5 paved mile (wagon and stroller friendly) walk

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Honorary Chair:  John Stofflet, NBC -15 Anchor


Warner Park
2930 N Sherman Ave
Madison, WI

Kids activities
Face Painting
Silent Auction
 Allergy Friendly Vendors




 

Click here to see photos from 2014 walk.

 

 CLICK HERE FOR  AN INTERVIEW WITH JOHN STOFFLET AND FAAW

 

Funds raised from the walk are used for educational and
awareness programs in the state of Wisconsin. 
FAAW is operated by volunteers and this is
our main fundraiser to support our organization.

 

                           

 




 

 

  

Past Events

Food Allergy Resource Fair

Food Allergy Walk

Fall Carnival

UW Women's Allergy Friendly Hockey Game

Mallards Allergy Friendly Baseball Game

See Photos

 Click here to see Channel 3000 video for the Mallards Game.