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

Annual Allergy Friendly Fall Carnival

   and

Allergy Vendor Resource Fair

Dates and Times to be announced!


 

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


9:00 am   Registration (pre-registration will be available) - it is free.
10:30 am    Official Walk Time
Warner Park
2930 N Sherman Ave
Madison, WI

Kids activities
Face Painting
Silent Auction
 Allergy Friendly Vendors

A great way to meet other food allergy families!

Can't be at the walk - be a virtual walker.
 

FAQ

 

2014 Walk Brochure
 

Donation Page is open until Sept 30, 2014

Donate directly to the walk go to the Donate button
or find an existing walk/team/page - go to Supporters:

http://www.firstgiving.com/foodallergywis/2014-foodallergy-awareness-walk

or
Make a donation directly to FAAW

Click here -http://www.foodallergywis.org/donations.html




Consider a Corporate Match Donation - FAAW is a non-profit 501(c)3. 
Check with your employer to see if they offer matching donations.



 

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.


 


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Thanks to our sponsors below!


 

Presenting Sponsors:


                                           


 

Diamond Sponsors:

 

       AND   

 
 

 

 

Gold Sponsor:




 

Bronze Sponsor:

 

CHILDRENS DENTAL CENTER -
DR.  ANTHONY R. HERNANDEZ


HOLY CROSS LUTHERAN CHURCH & SCHOOL

 

Other Sponsors:

 

MELANIE PERTTUNEN -
TUPPERWARE


STATE FARM INSURANCE -
JACK MUSSEY



JAMBERRY  NAILS -
APRIL ZAMZOW


THIRY ONE GIFTS -
NANCY APFELBECK

Click link above and click "Parties Tab" 25% of sales will be donated back
to Food Allergy Association of Wisconsin (FAAW) until August 10, 2014

Refreshments
sponsored by:

 

 



Inkind Donations:

 

NBC 15 - JOHN STOFFLET -  HONORARY CHAIR

 


GREEN BAY PACKERS
2013 Football signed by players and staff -
Silent Auction Item





     
  Mini Helmut signed by Barry Alvarez
and Gary Anderson, Crazy Legs Hat
Silent Auction Item


NAMASTE

ALLERBLING

KLINKE CLEANERS

ORANGE TREE IMPORTS

THE MELTING POT

MILWAUKEE BREWERS

OLBRICH BOTANICAL SOCIETY

LIA SOPHIA - AMBYR LEMKE

LAURA'S GLASSWARE

ALLERMATES

PLAYN WISCONSIN

THE VINERY

AMERICAN GIRL

SUNBUTTER / SUNGOLD

SURF SWEETS

CRISPY GREEN

MARY'S GONE CRACKERS

THIRTY ONE GIFTS - KELLY WITUCKI

THIRTY ONE GIFTS - MELISSA MARTY

ALLERGIC LIVING MAGAZINE

STELLA & DOT - AMY UNITAN

MKG INT.

LOSALT

CERNIGLIA FAMILY

GODWIN FAMILY

 JASCHINSKI FAMILY



 

 

 

  
                         

 




 

Click here for a list of 2014 Allergy Friendly Baseball games.   

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.


 


 

 




 A big thanks to our volunteers for planning the events and meetings!  See Madison Event Photos.  See the THANK YOU PAGE to see who has helped FAAW be a success!
 
 

Past Meeting Topics

  • School Food Allergy Action
    Plan Discussion

     
  • Tips for Living with Eczema
     
  • Green Cleaning
     
  • Asthma and Research Studies
     
  • Highlights of the FAAN Conference
     
  • Food Allergy Basics and
    Diagnostic Tests
     
  • How Parents, Foodservice, School Nurses and Administration Can
    Work Together
  • Food Allergy Anaphylaxis and Treatment Plan

 

  • Recipes, Reading Labels, Food Samples and Cooking With Food Allergies

 

  • The Legal Rights of Kids With Food Allergies and 504 Plans

 

  • Food Allergies and Research Studies
 
  • Dealing With Stress and Anxiety of a Food Allergy Diagnosis
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are a 501 (c)(3) registered nonprofit organization operated by volunteers.

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