Denver, CO FAAN Walk for Food Allergy
Description: Founded in 1991, the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network (FAAN) is the world leader in information, resources, and programs for food allergy, a potentially life-threatening medical condition that afflicts as many as 15 million Americans, including approximately 6 million children. A nonprofit organization based in Fairfax, Va., FAAN has approximately 25,000 members in the U.S., Canada, and 58 other countries. FAAN provides information and educational resources about food allergy to patients, their families, schools, health professionals, pharmaceutical companies, the food industry, and government officials. For more information about FAAN, including additional food allergy facts and statistics, please visitwww.foodallergy.org.
Why We Walk
We walk to fund food allergy awareness, advocacy, education, and research programs. We walk to provide understanding, hope, and an opportunity for those affected by food allergies to network. We walk to save a life!