February E-Newsletter Sponsored by: 

2014 was one of our most impactful years to date!  With your support, we reached more clients, schools and community members than ever.
 
*693 children served 
*2,060 Rx's filled for our clients
*176 schools served 
*3,200 pieces of durable medical equipment provided to area schools and client families
*604 volunteer hours
*8,177 people reached through community outreach programs and efforts

“The Asthma and Allergy Foundation, St. Louis Chapter has been very accommodating to our school nurses and is always quick to respond to our needs.  The staff ensures we get the equipment we need for our schools in a timely manner and we really appreciate that.”  
-Dena Bashiti, Lead School Nurse, School District of Clayton
 

News, Info & Events
  • Allergy-Free Candy for Valentine's Day:  Bright Idea Toys in Town & Country, MO once again has stocked up on Food Allergy Safer candy for Valentine's Day! Give them a call to check on their inventory.
  • Dating and Food Allergies:  Check out this article from Allergic Living
  • Asthma Kids Camp: Camp Catch-Ya-Breath is a free, weekend camp that helps children learn about their asthma and how to control it. This year's camp will be held June 19-21 at the YMCA of the Ozarks in Potosi, MO.  Find out more and get the application!
  • eScrip Drawing:  Register online for an Electronic Scrip (eScrip) card this February for a chance to win 1 of 5 $100 Visa gift cards--simply select the Asthma and Allergy Foundation, St. Louis Chapter as your chosen charity. Use your card at Schnucks every time you shop, and a % of sales will be donated!

Join Team Asthma and Allergy Foundation in our second year as a GO! charity! Pledge to raise funds through Crowdrise and take on one of this year's races (April 11 & 12). We are also in need of volunteers for the Sunday (April 12) events, so please let us know if you're interested!
aafastl.org/go
Become a Friend of AAFA-STL -- get a $100 gift card!
That's right!  Simply become a monthly or quarterly Friend of AAFA-STL donor (minimum $15/month or $25/quarter), and you will receive a $100 gift card to Zydeco Blues, St. Louis County's newest & hippest Cajun/Creole eatery! 
Donate today!
Our Orchid AAFAir gala is just around the corner-March 28 to be exact.  Sponsorship opportunities, ad placement and gala tickets are still available. We have a new Ambassador Sponsorship at the $1,500 level, and also offer Young Friend tickets for $150. Contact us to be a part of our largest fundraiser of the year.  
aafastl.org/orchid
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Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, St. Louis Chapter
Tax ID:  43-1484316
1500 S. Big Bend Blvd, Suite 1 S
St. Louis, MO 63117
Phone: 314-645-2422
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