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Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to People Affected by Hurricane Florence

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Hurricane Florence has made landfall and is having a devastating effect on the Carolinas and surrounding areas. And the impact will last for weeks, leaving many families with food allergies without access to safe food. You can help get safe food to affected families. Below, we have listed Amazon Wish Lists that local groups have created for food banks in the evacuation areas that are currently accepting allergy-friendly food donations.
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Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Many of our members in Houston, and the surrounding areas of Texas and into Louisiana, continue to be affected by Hurricane Harvey and the ensuing flooding. If you are in the affected area and want to help, we have listed the name of an agency who is accepting allergy-friendly food donations, with delivery instructions so the food can make it safely to those who need it.
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Following Hurricane Michael, People in the Florida Panhandle Are in Desperate Need of Allergy-Friendly Food

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Hurricane Michael left historical devastation on the Florida Panhandle. Many affected people are in dire need of help. You can help get safe food to the affected areas.
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People With Asthma and Food Allergies Should Prepare Now for Hurricane Irma

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Many of our members in Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas may be affected by Hurricane Irma. Now is the time to prepare, especially if you or members of your family have asthma and/or food allergies.
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Hurricane Harvey Highlights Issues People Managing Chronic Conditions Face During Natural Disasters

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Many of our members in Houston, and the surrounding areas, have been and continue to be affected by Hurricane Harvey. Our hearts go out to them, wishing them safety in the weeks ahead. Hurricane Harvey makes clear the critical requirement to have emergency response in disaster situations address the needs of those on allergen-restricted/special medical diets, as well as those managing asthma throughout this disaster.
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Hurricane Irma Allergy-Friendly Food Drive

Kids With Food Allergies ·
We've partnered with Food Allergy Kids of Atlanta (FAKA), one of our affiliated support groups, to identify local food banks in Georgia that will accept and distribute allergy-friendly foods. Many families from Florida have evaucated to Georgia and need allergy safe foods.
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K8sMom2002 ·
Thank you, KFA! And thanks to all our great food banks... I'm from Georgia, and this warms my heart! Here in Georgia, we have thousands of people in Florida seeking shelter from the storm. In a neighboring county with a Red Cross shelter, we have over 2000 in various shelters. And that's a rural county, not a metro area. A friend of mine who is volunteering at the Red Cross shelter says that some of these people have had to evacuate in such a hurry that all they had was the clothes on their ...
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Re: Following Hurricane Michael, People in the Florida Panhandle Are in Desperate Need of Allergy-Friendly Food

K8sMom2002 ·
Thank you, KFA! As a person who was directly affected by Michael, I can tell you that areas south of us (southwest Georgia and the Panhandle of Florida) are still hit hard. Many in Georgia still don't have power and won't for some time, and as for Florida ... my heart goes out to all of those who were not as blessed as my family was!
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Re: Following Hurricane Michael, People in the Florida Panhandle Are in Desperate Need of Allergy-Friendly Food

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Update: The direct ship address was updated in the blog post as of Oct. 19, 2018. It has changed to: Feeding the Gulf Coast - Food Allergy Safe Foods 5709 Industrial Blvd. Milton, FL 32583
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Re: Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

Momofthree ·
Can we send elemental formula? I have some elecare jr unflavored I could send.
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Re: Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

Kids With Food Allergies ·
We have updated the information above to include ways you can make a monetary donation or donate through Amazon. Thank you for your donations!
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Re: Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

kandicejo ·
Just sent a shipment via Amazon. Thanks for the added directions for amazon orders!
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Re: Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

Abigail's Mommy ·
Amazon will not allow me to ship to the San Antonio Food Bank without a phone number. What is the phone number for shipping purposes?
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Re: Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

K8sMom2002 ·
On it, Anne! Give me a bit and I'll get that info for you.
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Re: Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

K8sMom2002 ·
Hey, @Abigails Mommy , here's the number you can use for shipping purposes: San Antonio Food Bank PHONE 210-337-FOOD (3663) 1-800-246-9121 I would probably use the non-800 number, but I would think either would work.
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Re: Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

Abigail's Mommy ·
Thank you, Cynthia, for helping with the phone number! Thank you, KFA, for arranging this! Disasters like this are even harder for people with FA, so a huge shout out for setting up a way to help!
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Re: Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

DashiMom ·
Is there a list of suggested items?
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Re: Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

Jen ·
dashimom - I am going to ask those who are working on this to respond.
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Re: Donate Allergy-Friendly Food to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

K8sMom2002 ·
Hi, @DashiMom ... San Antonio Food Bank's Facebook page suggested this Amazon link for ideas for food allergy friendly foods .
Kids With Food Allergies
A Division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
1235 South Clark Street Suite 305, Arlington, VA 22202
Phone: 1-800-7-ASTHMA (1.800.727.8462)
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