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10th Annual Canstruction® “Childhood Dreams”

The American Institute of Architects, Honolulu Chapter will showcase "Canstructures" at the tenth Annual Canstruction® competition at Pearlridge Center. Teams comprised of Hawaii’s best architecture firms, contractors, allied designers and engineering professionals designed and built structures using canned goods and other
nonperishable foods.
Last year the “Canstructures” were on display from October 4 through October 25 at Pearlridge Center’s Uptown Center Court. All food to build the structures was donated to the Hawaii Foodbank. This year's competition raised a total of 20,252 pounds of food, which will provide food for a total of 15,946 meals to feed Hawaii’s hungry!


Juror's Favorite
by Allied Builders System/
MGA Architecture

Best Use of Labels
“Dream UP High”
by Richard Matsunaga &

Structural Integrity
Fiercely Fighting to
End Hunger”
by Coffman Engineers


Best Meal
Pirate’s Plunder:
Treasure a Child’s Dream”

 Honorable Mention
“Summer Dreams are CANceivable”
by ADM Retail Planning & Architecture

Honorable Mention
“The Cat in the Hat”
by Group 70 International/ Swinerton Builders


Canstruction® 2014 was the ninth annual event to benefit the Hawaii Foodbank sponsored by the American Institute of Architects, Honolulu Chapter (AIA Honolulu), Pearlridge Center, HonBlue, C&S Wholesale Grocers, Breezeway, Evergreen by Debra and US CAD. Mahalo to our sponsors and Canstruction® teams, TJ Maxx, Pearlridge Center, Makana Communications and the Boy Scouts of America, Aloha Council for their support of this exciting annual event to feed islanders in need.


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The Hawaii Foodbank - 2611 Kilihau St. - Honolulu, HI 96819-2021 - Phone: 808 836-3600