Halloween is next week as people begin to stock up on last-minute holiday candy.

Several homes throughout the Tampa Bay area are participating in the Teal Pumpkin Project, which helps spread awareness for kids with food allergies and to make their trick-or-treating experience fun.

About one in 13 children have a food allergy, according to FoodAllergy.org.

Click here to register your home for the Teal Pumpkin Project.

Go to Food Allergy’s website for more information on the Teal Pumpkin Project.