Teal Pumpkin Project makes Halloween easier, more inclusive for kids with food allergies

LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. -- Halloween can be a tricky holiday for children with food allergies. The Teal Pumpkin Project is making it easier for families to identify the homes with non-food treats.

Misty Terrell has a child with food allergies and says she is excited to be a part of something that will help all kids enjoy Halloween.

Terrell says food allergies affect one in 13 children in the U.S. Last year homes from all 50 states and 14 different countries participated in the Teal Pumpkin Project.

Allergy Friendly Trick or Treating
Monday, Oct. 31
5:30 to 7 p.m.
Oak Tree Church
24400 NE Colbern Road
Lee's Summit, MO 64086