April 2013: Pace Contracting partnering with Ethos Three Architecture for the 2013 Canstruction event in Las Vegas on April 19, 2013, is proud to have donated nearly 2,500 cans of food to Three Square. Overall, the four participating teams in the event collected 8,529 cans for the local food bank which equates to nearly 6,500 meals valuing over $12,325.
Pace is sincerely appreciative of our partner in the design and construction of our CansculptureTM - Ethos Three Architecture; our very generous industry partners that donated for the efforts - Instant Jungle Landscape, Pacific Electric, USA Shade, Classic Recreation, and Integrity Finishes; and our Team members that donated their time to organizing and completing this project - Julie Amacker, Pete Yound and Susan Pfeiffer.
Canstruction, Inc. is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that holds annual design and build competitions to construct fantastic, giant sized, structures made entirely out of canned food. In each city after the structures are built and the winners declared the creations go on view to the general public as giant art exhibits. At the close of the competition all of the CansculpturesTM are dismantled food used in the structures is donated to the local food banks for distribution to community emergency feeding programs.
December, 2011: Pace Contracting was proud to support Operation Homefront Nevada by leading a successful food and toy drive during the 2011 Holiday Season. We would like to thank our trade partners that generously donated to our efforts: Pacific Electric, Instant Jungle, and TMCx Solutions.
Operation Homefront provides emergency financial and other assistance to the families of United States service members and wounded warriors. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization,
Operation Homefront was formed in February 2002. It was developed to support the families of deployed service members immediately following 9/11. Operation Homefront is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, and has evolved into a major nonprofit. The organization currently provides services to military families across the nation with 23 chapters serving 32 states. The target population is American military personnel and/or their families who have unmet needs due to financial hardship, death, injury, or physical or mental detriment as a result of service in Iraq or Afghanistan. These may include active duty, Reserve, National Guard and veteran service members. They have earned the highest rating – four stars from Charity Navigator, the nation’s top independent evaluator of nonprofit organizations. Nationally, $0.95 of every dollar donated to Operation Homefront goes to programs.