Raised:
$23,843
119%Goal:
$20,000

Brandon

Hosted by Samaritan House Ministries

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The Coldest Night of the Year is a winterrific family-friendly walk to raise money for local charities serving people experiencing hurt, hunger, and homelessness. Team up, walk, and fundraise! It’s cold out there... but there’s no place like home.

Community Sponsors

Brandon (Samaritan House Ministries) is super grateful for our fantastic 2022 sponsors! View all sponsors >

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

Barbara Frosty Belles and Beaus

Barbara McNish

5

3,905.00

2

Polar Vortex

Madeline Buchanan

5

3,630.00

3

Brrr-NRC

Brynn Kirkup

6

2,370.00

4

Wednesday Walkers

Heather Stewart

3

1,375.00

5

Team COB

Shannon Saltarelli

4

1,276.50

6

Brandon Momma's

Sheri Connery

4

965.00

7

Sun Dogs

Marcia Wiebe

1

815.00

8

King George

Robyn Paulishyn

5

770.00

9

The Frosty Friends

Nelli Sippel

5

715.00

10

Frozensmokies

Marv Janzen

2

690.00

11

Youth Center

Sachi Villanueva

3

615.00

12

Prairie Hope High School

Tammy Ballingall

6

595.00

13

Presbyterian Pilgrims of Brandon

Glenn Ball

2

490.00

14

Bethel student leaders.

Bryce Martindale

4

430.00

15

Hats are US... Literally!

Trevor Southall

5

195.00

16

docbraces Brandon

Amanda Penner

4

115.00

17

Corral Centre Starbucks

Glen Pagaduan

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Madeline Buchanan

Polar Vortex

15

2,180.00

2

Kevin Ratzlaff

Barbara Frosty Belles and Beaus

11

1,450.00

3

Barbara McNish

Barbara Frosty Belles and Beaus

24

1,420.00

4

Marcia Wiebe

Sun Dogs

5

765.00

5

Marv Janzen

Frozensmokies

8

640.00

6

Brynn Kirkup

Brrr-NRC

10

625.00

7

Heather Stewart

Wednesday Walkers

10

625.00

8

Darwin Wiebe

Brrr-NRC

10

580.00

9

Ashley Heinrichs

5

500.00

10

Patricia Toth

Wednesday Walkers

11

475.00

11

Marc Chapin

Team COB

8

470.00

12

Laurel Loewen

King George

4

470.00

13

Cash Blanca

Barbara Frosty Belles and Beaus

9

460.00

14

Kristina Janzen

Polar Vortex

4

427.50

15

Stephanie De la Luz

Polar Vortex

5

425.00

16

Tammy Ballingall

Prairie Hope High School

9

405.00

17

Brian Ray

Polar Vortex

6

400.00

18

Shannon Saltarelli

Team COB

11

391.50

19

Nicole Fehr

Youth Center

8

390.00

20

Paige McDougall

Brandon Momma's

8

390.00

21

Laura Wallis

Brrr-NRC

9

320.00

22

Jenn Houlihan

Team COB

4

265.00

23

Heather Bolech

Barbara Frosty Belles and Beaus

1

250.00

24

David Kramm

The Frosty Friends

1

250.00

25

Niomie Cummings

Brandon Momma's

9

235.00

26

Benjamin Paddock

Bethel student leaders.

6

230.00

27

Barb Andrew

Presbyterian Pilgrims of Brandon

7

230.00

28

Marian Ramage

Wednesday Walkers

3

225.00

29

Glenn Ball

Presbyterian Pilgrims of Brandon

6

220.00

30

Dr. Akaps Mweemba

2

212.00

31

Solange Machado

Brrr-NRC

7

205.00

32

Sachi Villanueva

Youth Center

6

200.00

33

Teague Luhr

Brrr-NRC

3

190.00

34

Stephanie Therrien

Brandon Momma's

6

185.00

35

Robyn Paulishyn

King George

4

185.00

36

Denny Lathlin

Brrr-NRC

2

175.00

37

Sheri Connery

Brandon Momma's

5

155.00

38

Scott Blyth

1

150.00

39

Justin Quigley

Team COB

4

150.00

40

Micah Roberts

Bethel student leaders.

2

150.00

41

Jon Buller

Polar Vortex

4

147.50

42

Trevor Southall

Hats are US... Literally!

2

125.00

43

Nelli Sippel

The Frosty Friends

1

100.00

44

Mindy Castle

Barbara Frosty Belles and Beaus

1

100.00

45

Deborah Asham

King George

2

75.00

46

Nicole Muir

docbraces Brandon

1

75.00

47

Sukhpal Sidhu

Prairie Hope High School

1

50.00

48

Bryce Martindale

Bethel student leaders.

1

50.00

49

Carolyn Blaine

Prairie Hope High School

1

50.00

50

Wendi Rice

Hats are US... Literally!

2

50.00

51

Annette Sippel

The Frosty Friends

1

40.00

52

Tracy Johnston

docbraces Brandon

2

40.00

53

Kim Humphries

King George

1

40.00

54

Kim Castle

Prairie Hope High School

1

40.00

55

Sam Jackson

Youth Center

1

25.00

56

Esther Sippel

The Frosty Friends

1

25.00

57

Timothy Figol

Hats are US... Literally!

1

20.00

58

Amanda Penner

docbraces Brandon

59

Glen Pagaduan

Corral Centre Starbucks

60

David Paddock

Bethel student leaders.

61

Christine Cantelo

King George

62

Kevin Garrioch

Frozensmokies

63

Hanna Sippel

The Frosty Friends

64

Legg Jen

65

Andrea Graham

Prairie Hope High School

66

Brandy Hamilton

Prairie Hope High School

67

Jenn Weedon

Hats are US... Literally!

68

Anna Beer

Hats are US... Literally!

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.

Event Day Details

Save the date - CNOY Day is February 26, 2022!

Self-organize your own local team and join us virtually on Saturday, February 26, 2022. Scroll down to read all the event day details!

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!


  • Samaritan House Ministries - 820 Pacific Ave, Brandon, MB
  • February 22 from 1-3pm
  • February 26 from 10am-12pm

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 26 (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! #cnoy22
  • Keep fundraising (half of all fundraising happens in the last week!)
  • Be safe and have fun!

Contact Us


Samaritan House Ministries

Barbara McNish Executive Director
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email info@cnoy.org

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