About

Canstruction is a trademarked event of the design, architecture and engineering industries produced under the auspices of the Society for Design Administration (SDA). Canstruction Toronto is organized by the SDA, with the assistance of  Consulting Engineers of Ontario (which represents 200 engineering companies) and the Design Exchange (a museum dedicated to design excellence and heritage).

Our Vision

To gather food donations and raise public awareness to fight hunger and poverty, placing the spotlight on design, architecture and engineering firms giving back to the communities that they helped to build.

Our Mission

To engage, amaze and inspire professionals and their communities to work together on a competition that collects food donations to feed thousands of people, reducing hunger locally.

Who Benefits

Men, women and children seeking food assistance through community food programs. Canstruction Toronto has raised more than 700,000 pounds of food in Toronto, enough to provide 200,000 meals.

Who Donates the Food

Architects, engineers, designers, contractors, students and their sponsors, all of whom donate to local food banks each year.