Raised:
$29,186
116%Goal:
$25,000

Brandon

Hosted by Samaritan House Ministries

68Walkers14Teams

It's cold out there. The Coldest Night of the Year is a covid-safe, family-friendly walk to raise money for charities serving people experiencing homelessness, hurt, and hunger. Walk with us (virtually) on February 20, 2021 – there’s a place for everyone!

Community Sponsors

Brandon (Samaritan House Ministries) is super grateful for our fantastic 2021 sponsors! View all sponsors >

Event Day Details

Save the date - Event Day is February 20, 2021!

The Coldest Night of the Year is a family-friendly walk that raises money for charities serving hungry, homeless, and hurting people in our community.

Toque Pick-Up Times

Walkers who raise $150+ (adults 18 and over) or $75 (children/youth 17 and under) will receive a CNOY toque as a thank you!


  • Tuesday, February 16, 5-6 pm
  • Friday, February 19, 4-5 pm
  • Saturday, February 20, 10-11 am
  • Pick-up Location is parking lot of Samaritan House at 820 Pacific Ave
  • Team captains may pick up toques for their whole team if they wish

Have questions? Visit our FAQ section!

Virtual CNOY Day

This is your own self-organized walk! Here are some key things you'll need to do on February 20 (or whatever day in February you decide to walk):


  • Gather with your covid-safe bubble (or on your own)
  • Map out a safe 2-5 km route
  • Let someone know where you are
  • Bring a cell phone in case of emergency
  • Share online as you go! #cnoy21
  • Keep fundraising (half of all fundraising happens in the last week!)
  • Be safe and have fun!

About Samaritan House Ministries

Samaritan House Ministries has been working to reach those in need in and around Brandon for nearly three decades. Thousands of people are assisted every month through our food bank and resource centre, safe and warm shelter, literacy and employment programs, second-stage housing, and food sustainability programs. We are grateful for the ongoing contributions of individuals, churches, government and non-government organizations, and for the businesses who support Samaritan House Ministries in its efforts, through donations of food, money and time.


Samaritan House Programs:

Manitoba's 2nd largest Food Bank

Safe & Warm Shelter

Hoarding Support Program

Community Garden Network

Age as an Asset Employment Training

Literacy and GED Programs

Computer Training

Employment Resources

Mary's House Second-stage Housing

Volunteering Opportunities


Winter is a tough time for homeless and hurting people in Brandon. Coldest Night of the Year is a terrific way for support Samaritan House and the community it serves.

Brandon Scoreboard

Are you thrashing the competition (for a good cause)? Find out here! Stats are updated every 15 minutes. See how you stack up on the national scoreboard >

Teams
Walkers

#

Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

Samaritan's in the House!

Shannon Saltarelli

8

5,600.00

2

Polar Vortex

Madeline Buchanan

4

4,055.00

3

Wednesday walkers

Heather Stewart

2

2,225.00

4

Sun Dogs

Marcia Wiebe

2

1,525.00

5

Walking on Common Ground

Melanie Collard

4

1,305.00

6

Prairie Hope High School

Carolyn Blaine

4

1,180.00

7

Frozen Smokies

Marv Janzen

2

1,060.00

8

Brandon East PC Association

Len Isleifson

5

690.00

9

BEEPS' Bombshells!

Nat Percy

9

655.00

10

Murray Auto Group

Rachael Mackie

1

620.00

11

TDTeam Brandon

Lorelyn Knight

5

585.00

12

IG Wealth Management - People Who Care

Nancy Rowan

1

500.00

13

RBC Brandon

Jennifer Sparrow

1

100.00

14

Jordan Said Classic Invitational

Catriona Coker

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Madeline Buchanan

Polar Vortex

14

2,975.00

2

Shannon Saltarelli

Samaritan's in the House!

31

1,265.00

3

Marcia Wiebe

Sun Dogs

8

1,155.00

4

Amy Betker

15

1,135.00

5

Laura Frechette

3

1,075.00

6

Heather Stewart

Wednesday walkers

16

790.00

7

Melanie Collard

Walking on Common Ground

14

685.00

8

Susan Spring

Samaritan's in the House!

9

665.00

9

Rachael Mackie

Murray Auto Group

6

620.00

10

Bryan Hendricks

Samaritan's in the House!

15

595.00

11

Catherine Leslie

Samaritan's in the House!

2

575.00

12

Kristina Janzen

Polar Vortex

7

535.00

13

Nancy Rowan

IG Wealth Management - People Who Care

6

500.00

14

Carolyn Blaine

Prairie Hope High School

5

470.00

15

Allison Gamey

14

390.00

16

Tammy Ballingall

Prairie Hope High School

7

390.00

17

Riley Gamey

10

385.00

18

Marv Janzen

Frozen Smokies

9

385.00

19

Brynn Pedlow

15

375.00

20

Sachi Villanueva

9

325.00

21

Dr. Akaps Mweemba

3

316.90

22

Sarah McLeod

12

285.00

23

Sandy Thomas

Walking on Common Ground

7

285.00

24

Barb Andrew

Brandon East PC Association

8

270.00

25

Sheri Connery

8

260.00

26

Gord McMaster

Walking on Common Ground

8

260.00

27

Amber Vandale

Samaritan's in the House!

8

255.00

28

Heather Bolech

Sun Dogs

1

250.00

29

Jon Buller

Polar Vortex

4

245.00

30

Janis Irvine

Prairie Hope High School

5

220.00

31

Stephanie De la Luz

Polar Vortex

2

200.00

32

Marian Ramage

Wednesday walkers

2

190.00

33

Kevin Garrioch

Frozen Smokies

6

170.00

34

Leigh Horan

4

155.00

35

Scott Blyth

1

150.00

36

Len Isleifson

Brandon East PC Association

2

150.00

37

Amy Cochrane

Samaritan's in the House!

5

145.00

38

Glenn Ball

5

135.00

39

Nat Percy

BEEPS' Bombshells!

3

125.00

40

Jennifer mcBeth

BEEPS' Bombshells!

5

110.00

41

Maria Garcia

TDTeam Brandon

2

110.00

42

Jennifer Sparrow

RBC Brandon

1

100.00

43

Lorelyn Knight

TDTeam Brandon

2

100.00

44

Karen Vincent

BEEPS' Bombshells!

1

100.00

45

Carolina Wengiel

TDTeam Brandon

2

100.00

46

Deepti Arora

TDTeam Brandon

1

100.00

47

Brock McEwing

Brandon East PC Association

3

100.00

48

Shelly Mushumanski

Samaritan's in the House!

1

100.00

49

Robyn Paulishyn

1

100.00

50

Megan Lelonde

5

75.00

51

Kerry Hertzog

BEEPS' Bombshells!

4

70.00

52

Carla Stevenson

BEEPS' Bombshells!

2

60.00

53

Lorette Pele Evans

TDTeam Brandon

1

50.00

54

Christopher Hunt

Brandon East PC Association

1

50.00

55

Naomi Barr

BEEPS' Bombshells!

1

50.00

56

Graham Torrance

Walking on Common Ground

1

25.00

57

Karissa Kirkup

1

25.00

58

Debbie Kynoch

Brandon East PC Association

1

20.00

59

Tara Stupak

BEEPS' Bombshells!

1

20.00

60

Robyn Paulishyn

61

Melissa Houle

62

Nicole Kennedy

63

Lisa McMaster

Prairie Hope High School

64

Catriona Coker

Jordan Said Classic Invitational

65

Corinne Downey

BEEPS' Bombshells!

66

Rute Salemon

Samaritan's in the House!

67

Kristy Kolesar

BEEPS' Bombshells!

Contact Us


Brandon

Shannon Saltarelli Fundraising Coordinator
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email pr@samaritanhouse.net

Got questions about the Coldest Night of the Year?
info@cnoy.org | 1.877.743.3413