Giving Back

CanStruction Event At Livingston Mall to Benefit Community Food Bank in Hillside

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Credits: Tony Kurdzuk/The Star-Ledger
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CanStruction will be displaying their sculptures made entirely of canned goods through October 1, 2012, at the Livingston Mall.  The winners were announced last week and appear below.  Engineers and designers enter the competition and must create sculptures made entirely from donated canned goods.  This year's 26,000 cans will be donated to the Community Food Bank in Hillside after October 1. It's a great way for families to get a visual idea of the need that hungry families in our area experience every day.

Best Use of Labels
Team:  NK Architects 
Structure:  Schoolhouse Rocks!  Just a Bill... to Fight Hunger

Best Meal
Team:  Gensler Morristown
Structure:  Outside the Box (which was the lunch box)

Structural Integrity
Team:  Solutions Architecture
Structure:  School the Mind - Feed the Body  (which was the schoolhouse)

People's Choice
Team:  Solutions Architecture
Structure:  School the Mind - Feed the Body

Honorable Mention
Team:  Milrose Consultants
Structure:  Food for Thought (which was the bookworm)

Juror's Choice/Best in Show
Team:  USA Architects, Planners & Interior Designers
Structure:  Feed your MIND  (which was the giant apple)


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