Raised:
$2,900
5%Goal:
$50,000

Burlington

Hosted by Open Doors

14Walkers9Teams1Volunteers30Days Left

It's cold out there. 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. Walk with us on February 22, 2020!

About Open Doors

Open Doors is a one stop shop community hub that consists of of 15 community based programs that ARE open to everyone in Burlington Ontario. We provide food, education, clothing, child and youth programming, parenting groups and much more.


Open Doors has several visiting services that provide programs at our location. We have mental health walk-in counselling, Community Health Nurse, Employment Counselling, Ontario Energy Support Program, and other organizations partner that with us in our programming so that our community can come to one location and get a variety of needs met.


Open Doors has been operating for over 16 years and currently we serve OVER 2000 people monthly.


We are a volunteer driven organization of over 500 volunteers.


Please come out and walk with us and support your neighbours in the Burlington Community.

Community Sponsors

Burlington is super grateful for our fantastic 2020 sponsors! View all sponsors >

Burlington Scoreboard

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Teams
Walkers

#

Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

The Anthony Family

Gerry Anthony

3

1,215.00

2

Ted’s Trotters

Ted Taylor

1

1,010.00

3

St. John's Wild Walkers

Leslie Gerlofs

2

125.00

4

The Family

Andy Coats

1

25.00

5

Team Birdie

Lisa Fielding

1

6

Great Big Belly Warmers

Christina Mulder

2

7

Sandi Superstars!

Sandi Smith

1

8

Coolest Choir

Gill Jones

1

9

Fit For Service St Christopher's

Paula Ramsay

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Gerry Anthony

The Anthony Family

14

1,085.00

2

Ted Taylor

Ted’s Trotters

15

880.00

3

Brian Prescott

St. John's Wild Walkers

3

125.00

4

Lisa Soucie

The Anthony Family

1

50.00

5

Andy Coats

The Family

1

25.00

6

Dorothy Anthony

The Anthony Family

1

20.00

7

Justin Mulder

Great Big Belly Warmers

8

Gill Jones

Coolest Choir

9

Leslie Gerlofs

St. John's Wild Walkers

10

Sandi Smith

Sandi Superstars!

11

Christina Mulder

Great Big Belly Warmers

12

Lisa Fielding

Team Birdie

13

Paula Ramsay

Fit For Service St Christopher's

Burlington Maps

All routes are generously marked with bright CNOY signage, staffed by friendly volunteers, and include rest stops with snacks along the way.

Event Day Details

Save the date - Event Day is February 22, 2020!

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.


Start

St. Christopher's Anglican Church

662 Guelph LineBurlington, ON

L7R 3M9


Times

Here's the schedule for Event Day:

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

Yummy Food on Event Day:

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


Registration

Registration Process:

  • Registration opens at 4:00 pm.
  • All walkers must check-in at registration upon arrival.
  • Check out the What to Bring section below.

Have questions? Visit our FAQ section!


Registration Types:

  • Children 0-10: Free to participate (but you'll need to raise $75 to earn a toque)
  • Youth 11-17: Fundraise $75+ to earn your CNOY toque or pay the $25 registration fee
  • Adult 18+: Fundraise $150+ to earn your CNOY toque or pay the $25 registration fee


Route Details

  • Route Distances: 2 km, 5 km, or 10 km walks.
  • Rest stops are available on all routes.
  • All routes will be well signed.
  • Route marshals, rest stop attendants, and sweep vehicle drivers will provide support along the route.
  • All walkers 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.


What to Bring

  • Cheques made out to Coldest Night of the Year and cash donations
  • A completed Pledge Form or My Results Form if you’re bringing cash or cheques
  • You're 17 years and under, or
  • You didn’t sign up online before event day
  • Good waterproof shoes/boots for walking
  • Warm coat and mitts
  • A cell phone for emergencies (recommended but not required)
  • Extra food or snacks if you have allergies or food sensitivities
  • A passion for the charity you're walking for

Contact Us


Open Doors

Christina Mulder Program Manager
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