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Canstruction Event Helps Low-Income Families

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The fourth annual "Canstruction" competition was at UMHB in Belton on Saturday.

Seven teams designed sculptures made out of thousands of canned foods.

The proceeds go to Helping Hands, a ministry dedicated to helping low-income families put food on the table.

Each team only had three hours to put their displays together.

Tonight at a dinner banquet, an award will be given out to the best one.

Thomas Strickland, Assistant Director of Helping Hands says the event brings in enough to sustain the ministry for months.

"The funds and the food that are raised through this event will last us easily through the end of summer, beginning of fall so it's a huge boost to our ministry," Strickland said.

Families who receive these donations are invited to attend the dinner banquet and see the can sculptures.

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