Raised:
$2,743
6%Goal:
$40,000

Brantford

Hosted by Why Not Youth Centres and Brantford Welcome In Resource Centre

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Address: Yes Church , 305 West St. Brantford , (where the Out of the Cold program is housed)
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About Why Not Youth Centres

At Why Not, we are in the business of changing lives.


Youth homelessness and poverty are brutal, and youth experiencing either or both of these things need all the help they can get! Even though Why Not is not a shelter and doesn't have beds, we function like the living room for youth in our community -- a safe, homey place where they can relax, recharge, and refocus.


When you walk on Coldest Night of the Year, you will support the youth in our community who need help the most. Your commitment will not only lead to empowering high risk young people, but will also create opportunities for them to regain their footing and get back on track so they can stay away from lives of drugs and crime and get back toward health, wellness, and productive lives.


About Brantford Welcome In Resource Centre

We provide emergency shelter for 350 individuals up to 365 days a year. This amounts to 8400 opportunities to help someone in need. Housing, mental health, addiction and educational services are provided along with support for homeless men and women and those at risk of homelessness.

Your donations help us to provide nutritional support for shelter guests.

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Event Day Details

Save the date - WALK Day is February 24, 2018!


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Yes Church

305 West St. Brantford

(where the Out of the Cold program is housed)


Times

Times:

  • 4 pm - Registration opens
  • 5 pm - Opening Ceremonies
  • 5:15 pm - Walk begins (all distances)
  • 6 pm - Registration closes
  • 6pm - Meal service begins
  • 8 pm - Route closes, meal service ends

Between 6:00 and 8:00 pm a warm, light meal will be served to all walkers and volunteers.


Registration

Registration opens at 4:00 pm. All walkers must check-in and sign a waiver form before participating.


Please come prepared with:

  • All cash and cheques payable to "Coldest Night of the Year"
  • Pledge sheet with all donor data filled out completely and neatly OR
  • Post all pledges of cash and cheques online in your personal fundraising page and print off the "My Results Form" and bring with cash or cheques.
  • Bring a signed Waiver Form available online under TOOLS / FORMS on the main site.

Note:

  • 0-10 Free
  • 11-17 - Youth (pay $25 or raise minimum of $75)
  • 18+ - Adult (pay $25 or raise minimum of $150)
  • The toque is for anyone who pays the fee or raises the minimum
  • Reg Fee increase to $40 effective Monday, February 19th


Route Details

Route Options include:


2 km walk

5km walk

10 km walk


Rest stops will be available on all routes.


Maps will be available at the Welcome Desk. All routes will be well signed.


Route marshalls, rest stop attendants, and sweep vehicle drivers will be available for support along the route.


All riders 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.


What to Bring

Please bring:


  • any cash or cheques made out to "Coldest Night of the Year"
  • a completed pledge form or "My Results Form" to match the cash or cheques
  • a signed waiver form
  • good walking waterproof shoes/boots
  • warm coat & mitts

Come prepared while keeping an eye on the expected weather.

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Brantford Scoreboard

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Teams
Walkers

#

Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

SnowLeopards

Amy Beecraft

4

1,203.00

2

Brantford-Brant NDP

Alex Felsky

5

360.00

3

Charlie's Polar Bears

Charlie Kopczyk

1

250.00

4

Ice Ice Babies

Bill Baker

5

160.00

5

Abominable Snow Trudgers

Becca McLellan

1

125.00

6

Frosty's Posse

Michelle Scott

3

110.00

7

Mood Walkers Brantford

Sandra Bell

3

90.00

8

Winter Walkers

Alicia Laidlaw

2

60.00

9

Trevor's Snow Trackers

Trevor Beecraft

1

50.00

10

Brant Business Exchange

Brigitte Shaw

1

40.00

11

Brantford Rotary Sunrise

Justin Bester

1

20.00

12

Veronica Hayes

Veronica Hayes

1

13

Walkie Talkies

Jennifer Long

3

14

Brantford-Brant Federal Liberal Association

Scott DeJong

2

15

GEDSB Social Justice Committee

Anh Hoang

1

16

Brantford-Brant PCs

Phil Gillies

2

17

Why Not Youth Centres

Caroline Donachy

3

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Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Clive Whiddett

SnowLeopards

55

1,183.00

2

Alex Felsky

Brantford-Brant NDP

3

180.00

3

Charlie Kopczyk

Charlie's Polar Bears

2

150.00

4

LAURA FEENEY

Mood Walkers Brantford

6

90.00

5

Angela DiCorso

Brantford-Brant NDP

4

90.00

6

Michelle Scott

Frosty's Posse

2

60.00

7

Trevor Beecraft

Trevor's Snow Trackers

1

50.00

8

Alicia Laidlaw

Winter Walkers

1

50.00

9

Becca McLellan

Abominable Snow Trudgers

2

45.00

10

Brigitte Shaw

Brant Business Exchange

2

40.00

11

Bill Baker

Ice Ice Babies

1

30.00

12

Jeanie Almeida

Brantford-Brant NDP

1

25.00

13

Paul Whiddett

SnowLeopards

1

20.00

14

Charles Veitch

Ice Ice Babies

1

20.00

15

Jason Smale

Brantford-Brant NDP

1

20.00

16

Jordan Laidlaw

Winter Walkers

1

10.00

17

Myles Hosie

Brantford-Brant NDP

18

Phil Gillies

Brantford-Brant PCs

19

Tanya Souliere

20

Will Bouma

Brantford-Brant PCs

21

Caroline Donachy

Why Not Youth Centres

22

Mary Dawdy

Ice Ice Babies

23

Melissa MacNaughton

Why Not Youth Centres

24

Cecile Santos

Ice Ice Babies

25

Justin Bester

Brantford Rotary Sunrise

26

Melissa Renton

Why Not Youth Centres

27

Gavin Budgell

Walkie Talkies

28

Samantha Budgell

Walkie Talkies

29

Christy Whiddett

SnowLeopards

30

Amy Beecraft

SnowLeopards

31

Angela Romano

Frosty's Posse

32

Carol MacNeil

Frosty's Posse

33

Jennifer Long

Walkie Talkies

34

Scott DeJong

Brantford-Brant Federal Liberal Association

35

Anh Hoang

GEDSB Social Justice Committee

36

Sandra Bell

Mood Walkers Brantford

37

Bonnie Zylstra

Ice Ice Babies

38

Mark McAllister

39

Tina Barkhouse

Mood Walkers Brantford

40

Donna Nelson

Brantford-Brant Federal Liberal Association

41

Veronica Hayes

Veronica Hayes

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Contact Us


Why Not Youth Centres

Charlie Kopczyk ED/Pastor
toll free 1.877.743.3413 / phone 519.603.2250
email info@blueseaphilanthropy.org


Brantford Welcome In Resource Centre

Trevor Beecraft Executive Director
toll free 1.877.743.3413 / phone 519.603.2250
email info@blueseaphilanthropy.org

Got questions about the Coldest Night of the Year?
info@blueseaphilanthropy.org / 1.877.743.3413