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Teal Pumpkin Project

Teal Pumpkin Project

Raising awareness of food allergies and promoting inclusion of all trick-or-treaters throughout the Halloween season.

How you can participate:

  1. Provide non-food treats for trick-or-treaters.
  2. Place a teal pumpkin in front of your home to indicate you have non-food treats available to passersby.
  3. Display a free printable sign or premium poster from FARE to explain the meaning of your teal pumpkin.

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Non-Food Trick-or-Treat Ideas

Glow sticks Bracelets or necklaces
Pencils, pens, crayons or markers Bubbles
Halloween erasers or pencil toppers Mini slinkies
Whistles, kazoos or noisemakers Bouncy balls
Coins Finger puppets or novelty toys
Spider rings Vampire fangs
Mini notepads Playing cards
Bookmarks Stickers

Reduce Food Waste

Leftovers are a great way to use foods in your fridge that otherwise would go to waste. Try to plan one meal per week that involves leftovers.

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