Calgary Food Bank

Calgary Food Bank

July 08, 2014 17:51 ET

Stampede Canstruction® Helps Families in Need This Summer

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - July 8, 2014) - This Wednesday and Thursday, student volunteers from Youth Central will be creating a life-size Dodge Ram 3500 truck out of 25,000 food cans! Spearheading the project is Canstruction® Inc. and all of the canned food used for the structure will be donated to the Calgary Food Bank.

What: Structure of a life-size Dodge Ram 3500 truck using 25,000+ cans of food
When: Thursday, July 10
2:00-4:00PM photo opps
Where: Stephen Avenue Mall (at 1 Street SE under the +15 pedway)

The Stampede Canstruction® is one of the food and fundraising events for the Calgary Food Bank's annual Stampede campaign, Put the Boots to Hunger.

Canstruction® Inc. is a nonprofit organization that hosts events around the world to help raise awareness of hunger issues through the creation of structures made entirely out of canned food.

@calgaryfoodbank #boothunger

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Contact Information

  • Calgary Food Bank - Media Contact
    Shawna Ogston
    403.519.2125 or 403.870.2009