Cans around the Oval: 2018 Results

The final numbers are in, and the CSU and nearby communities donated the equivalent of 342,753 pounds of food during the 32nd annual Cans Around the Oval.

Congratulations on a job well done by everyone involved!

Here are the winners for each category for 2018. Contest results are based off of a calculation of food items & monetary donations and listed as total impact ($1 = 5 pounds of food).

Overall Contest Winners

1st Place: College of Business – Total Impact 72,565 lbs
2nd Place: Office of the Vice President for Research – Total Impact 59,383 lbs
3rd Place: Rocky Mountain High School – Total Impact 30,510 lbs

CSU Departments, Offices & Colleges

1st Place: College of Business – Total Impact 72,565 lbs
2nd Place: Office of the Vice President for Research – Total Impact 59,445 lbs
3rd Place: Department of Enrollment and Access – Total Impact 16,650 lbs

CSU Student Organizations Winners

1st Place: College of Business, Dean’s Student Leadership Council – Total Impact 10,250 lbs
2nd Place: Student-Athlete Advisory Committee – Total Impact 4,397 lbs
3rd Place: Fort Collins Rotaract  – Total Impact – 3,288 lbs

Community Schools

1st Place: Rocky Mountain High School – Total Impact 30,510 lbs
2nd Place: Kinard Core Knowledge Middle School – Total Impact 17,144 lbs
3rd Place: McGraw Elementary, an IB World School – Total Impact 6,946 lbs

Faith Based Community Organizations

1st Place: St. Joseph Catholic Church “Works” High School Youth Ministry – Total Impact 777 lbs
2nd Place: Wesley Foundation/First United Methodist Church – Total Impact 279 lbs

Local Business/Non-Profit Agencies 

1st Place: Rocky Mountain Student Media Corporation – Total Impact 1,864 lbs
2nd Place: Colorado State University Research Foundation – Total Impact 538 lbs
3rd Place: Northern Colorado Homeschool Association – Total Impact 265 lbs