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Celt CANstruction Competition Helps Stock UST’s New Food Pantry

In an effort to support the University's core value of community, the Veteran Success Center announces its newest initiative – The Celt Pantry.

This food pantry will be housed in the Veteran Success Center and will be open to ALL currently enrolled UST;students who are experiencing food insecurity.

Participate in the CANconstruction Competition

In its first effort to stock the newly created Celt Pantry, we awil host the first Celt CANstruction Competition! For this competition, all departments, student organizations, and offices are encouraged to create a display, in their respective areas, using only non-perishable items. Once the competition is complete, all non-perishable items will be donated to the student Celt Pantry.

Need some ideas or guidance on constructing a display? Visit this website: https://www.canstruction.org/getting-started-custom

First place gets the Celt Pantry Award!

Celt CANstruction Timeline

Registration opens: March 6, 2020Step 1: Register here

Registration closes: March 31, 2020

CANstruction display creation in your respective area must be completed by: April 2, 2020

Judges visit registered CANstruction display areas and present award: April 3, 2020

Veteran Success Team will pick up cans from your display area and transport them to the Celt Pantry: April 6, 2020


Call us at 713-525-2101 or email us at veterans@stthom.edu

If you would like to donate non-perishable items and not participate in the Celt CANstruction Competition, you may drop off donations to the Veteran Success Center (4219 Yoakum Blvd) or make a financial contribution. For financial contributions, please contact us at 713-525-2101.