“We live in a small community where my daughter is the only kid we know with extreme allergies.  I love seeing her in an environment where she is not just accommodated, but actually just one of the kids enjoying an event, feeling normal.” – anonymous

“Our little guy had so much fun, we were blown away by the kindness of everyone there. We can’t wait for the Easter egg hunt!” – Audrey O.

“It was so much fun! I like how you guys change up the “extra activities” for the kiddos every year. As always, amazing job!” – anonymous

“I had to keep reminding myself that I could stop scanning the room for potential food threats, that I didn’t have to keep a hawk eye on her all the time to make sure she didn’t touch a deadly food… such an amazing feeling. I wish there were more events like this.” – Ananda F.

“I wish more communities had these events. It is wonderful for my kids to feel normal: They aren’t the only ones and it is crucial as they develop to know they belong. Thank you for all you do!” – T.S.

25EB4298-A5F0-4A7A-86CF-A9E7A12706BE“It’s so calming and stress free when we can attend and let our kids enjoy every activity and meet friends too!” – anonymous

“So fun; brought tears to my eyes. My 19 month-old son was able to access ALL the activities, dancing, everything. Fantastic time. Thank you!! This party meant the world to us, and Leo had a blast!” – Anna C.

“We enjoyed the pumpkin party! It was nice for my son to see he is not the only one with an allergy. He just turned four and I will continue to bring him to these events.” – Tawny Y.

“It’s so nice to have an event where everybody is in the same boat and understands what others are going through. We are new to food allergies (just over a year diagnosed) and it’s easy to feel like an outsider and judged. We would love to participate in any events and look forward to next year!” – Ashley L

”We really liked the Halloween Bingo and Pumpkin walk!!! Oh, and trivia was awesome! Thank you so much for putting together such a fun event!” – Maka C.

“The Halloween Party was great. I am so glad [my son] and I made the trip.” – Andrew S.

“I cannot tell you how hard it has been for my kiddo since getting celiac. She spends a lot of food holidays crying. She has not stopped talking about the [Egg Hunt] since.” – Tatiana S.

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“We had a ton of fun! I feel pretty thankful this year that our allergy support community is growing.” – Avie M.

“Easter can be a little scary with food allergies in the mix. Thanks to @foodfreefun for creating an egg hunt that was safe for all kids. Our hearts are one size larger over here for learning you exist.” – Elizabeth S. 

“We are so grateful we were able to safely do an egg hunt with our son. Everyone was so very nice and accommodating. We are so glad we found your organization. Please keep up the good work!” – Crystal M.

“We had a great time! Thank you so much for putting together this event. We are new to being a food allergy family. This event was a great way to show my child life will go on almost as normal.” – Debbie T.

“It was so nice to reconnect with my close buds and meet new people who go through similar struggles! No one was even thinking about food we were just thinking about getting out of that room.” – Grace I. (re: Teen Event at Portland Escape Rooms)

“Thank you so much for hosting this [Back to School] event! It was extremely informative. Very grateful for all the information shared.” – Maren V.