Raised:
$46,467
154%Goal:
$30,000

Cochrane

Hosted by Helping Hands Society of Cochrane

187Walkers34Teams

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

Cochrane (Helping Hands Society of Cochrane) is super grateful for our fantastic 2021 sponsors! View all sponsors >

2021 CNOY Photos

Thanks to all of our amazing photographer volunteers! If you've got a CNOY Day snapshot you'd like to share, email it to photos@cnoy.org.

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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!


To arrange toque pick-up outside of these times please email executivedirector@helpinghandscochrane.ca.


  • Tuesday, February 16, 4-6 pm
  • Thursday, February 18, 4-6 pm
  • Pick-up Location: Two Pharmacy
  • Saturday, February 20, 1:30-3:00pm
  • Pick-up Location: Cochrane Coffee Traders Patio
  • 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 Helping Hands Society of Cochrane

Helping Hands Society of Cochrane and Area links people who help with people who need help. Our volunteers fill unmet human needs and strengthen community.


We enable faith based groups, community groups and local citizens to serve and connect with their neighbours through volunteerism, making Cochrane and area a vibrant, caring and supportive community.


We support those with illness or injure, low income, seniors, single parent families and newcomers to the community. As our community continues to grow, we are seeing these needs increase.


Our programs consist of Community Food Drives, Volunteer Drivers, Movers with Heart, Caring Neighbours, Snow Helpers, Summer Do Crew, Meal Team and Newcomer support.


Our programs could not continue to help our vulnerable citizens with out our amazing volunteers and the generous support from our community!!

Cochrane 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

St. Andrews United Church

Jim and Jean Blyth

10

7,870.00

2

Team Urban Systems

Lynda Cooke

8

4,020.00

3

Kendra Watt Real Estate Group

Kendra Watt

7

3,610.00

4

Cochrane High School

Erica Fredstrom

20

3,110.00

5

Polar Bairds

April Baird

4

2,485.00

6

Team Torrie

Graham Torrie

5

2,455.00

7

Rotary Club of Cochrane

Kevin Shier

15

2,060.00

8

Helping Hands Unite!

Deb Maxwell

10

1,805.00

9

Cochrane Family Chiropractic

Dr. Stefani Scottaline

2

1,772.00

10

Helping Hands Coldest Night

Chairra Nicolle

8

1,665.00

11

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

Danielle Genung

14

1,655.00

12

Starbucks Cochrane

Chris Manley

8

1,100.00

13

The Kilted Dhu Ghudders

Leslie Deans

8

1,025.00

14

Drumming Drapers

Kirk Draper

2

1,005.00

15

TEAM URBAN CASUAL

SAMANTHA NICKERSON

4

975.00

16

Cold Night, Warm Hearts

Carol Tapsay

3

875.00

17

ELEVATE

Marni McConnach

8

775.00

18

Bike Cochrane Society

Andra Andrew

5

725.00

19

Seniors on The Bow

Kathy Haveling

4

665.00

20

Tapestry Church

Kelly Reid

5

620.00

21

Bow valley baptist church-love cochrane

Brenda Ryan

4

600.00

22

Team Riviera

Cara Nicolaysen

2

480.00

23

A Hand Up not a Handout!

Dale Erickson

4

475.00

24

Senior's Aid Services

Dionne Cowan

2

410.00

25

Cochrane Cares - Yes! Love Heals

Kari Rose

2

380.00

26

The Wowryk Family

Kristi Wowryk

3

375.00

27

Cochrane Bahais

Courtney Hinks

2

340.00

28

Mrs.Carriere’s Grade 1s

Erin Carriere

1

180.00

29

Pocklington Firsties

Carleen Pocklington

1

130.00

30

DLC - Equity Central

Cheryl Jessamine

2

120.00

31

PropertyGuy.com Calgary North West

Lee Hodgers

1

100.00

32

CochraneNow

Eric Ruttle

2

70.00

33

Wadden Strong

Tracy Wadden

1

25.00

34

CCT Baristocrats

Hannah Naylor

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Shari Pusch

St. Andrews United Church

13

2,250.00

2

Jim and Jean Blyth

St. Andrews United Church

20

1,670.00

3

Dr. Stefani Scottaline

Cochrane Family Chiropractic

2

1,602.00

4

Sylvia Hendsbee

Kendra Watt Real Estate Group

27

1,505.00

5

Bill Matheson

St. Andrews United Church

13

1,450.00

6

Graham Torrie

Team Torrie

3

1,060.00

7

Lynda Cooke

Team Urban Systems

6

875.00

8

McKinnon Draper

Drumming Drapers

13

855.00

9

Kendra Watt

Kendra Watt Real Estate Group

12

795.00

10

Julie Torrie

Team Torrie

3

770.00

11

Addison Baird

Polar Bairds

8

720.00

12

Ashtyn Baird

Polar Bairds

9

700.00

13

Gus Yepiz

Rotary Club of Cochrane

17

675.00

14

Raymond Goodship

St. Andrews United Church

5

600.00

15

Carol Tapsay

Cold Night, Warm Hearts

15

595.00

16

Taryn Sieben

Cochrane High School

7

575.00

17

Leigh Chmilar

Team Urban Systems

5

555.00

18

Marcia Eng

Team Urban Systems

8

550.00

19

Jane Kaczmer

8

550.00

20

Phil Nettleton

Team Urban Systems

9

540.00

21

Paula Defries

Starbucks Cochrane

1

500.00

22

Debbie White

TEAM URBAN CASUAL

10

500.00

23

Kyle Colburn

Team Urban Systems

5

495.00

24

Ann Beatty

Helping Hands Coldest Night

9

475.00

25

Dale Erickson

A Hand Up not a Handout!

5

475.00

26

Kathy Haveling

Seniors on The Bow

7

465.00

27

Karen Allison

Helping Hands Unite!

8

460.00

28

Cara Nicolaysen

Team Riviera

10

430.00

29

Sabine Koster

Bow valley baptist church-love cochrane

8

425.00

30

Andra Andrew

Bike Cochrane Society

4

400.00

31

Uwe Eckert

St. Andrews United Church

7

395.00

32

Bob and Sylvia Macpherson

St. Andrews United Church

7

380.00

33

Shane Pegg

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

5

375.00

34

Patricia McKean

Kendra Watt Real Estate Group

5

370.00

35

Sharon Cyrenne

Team Urban Systems

4

355.00

36

Sheila Beaudry

Helping Hands Coldest Night

1

350.00

37

Kevin Shier

Rotary Club of Cochrane

3

350.00

38

Deb Maxwell

Helping Hands Unite!

4

350.00

39

Kari Rose

Cochrane Cares - Yes! Love Heals

8

330.00

40

Danielle Genung

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

10

330.00

41

Rob and Annette Owens

St. Andrews United Church

6

325.00

42

Fred and Lorna Janzen

St. Andrews United Church

4

325.00

43

April Baird

Polar Bairds

8

320.00

44

Gale Cote

Cochrane High School

6

300.00

45

Erica Fredstrom

Cochrane High School

7

300.00

46

Vita Hopkins

2

300.00

47

Brenda Peacock

Tapestry Church

7

290.00

48

Adam Baird

Polar Bairds

9

285.00

49

Kris Nelson

Team Urban Systems

2

275.00

50

Jillian Gabel

Kendra Watt Real Estate Group

4

275.00

51

Leighton Ginther

Team Urban Systems

2

275.00

52

Douglas Lee

Kendra Watt Real Estate Group

10

270.00

53

Tara McFadden

TEAM URBAN CASUAL

7

250.00

54

Dawn Park

Kendra Watt Real Estate Group

2

250.00

55

Reese Thurmeier

Cochrane High School

1

250.00

56

Alex (speed walker) Baum

Rotary Club of Cochrane

1

250.00

57

Chairra Nicolle

Helping Hands Coldest Night

1

250.00

58

Carey Wilkinson Lee

Cochrane High School

5

250.00

59

sam scott

Cochrane High School

3

245.00

60

Laurie Campbell

Starbucks Cochrane

5

220.00

61

Dustin Skrabek

Senior's Aid Services

6

215.00

62

Delaney Reid

Tapestry Church

5

215.00

63

The Leggs

The Kilted Dhu Ghudders

1

210.00

64

Eileen Bossons

Cold Night, Warm Hearts

5

205.00

65

Saarah Scott

Cochrane High School

6

205.00

66

Cassi James

Cochrane High School

3

200.00

67

Corey-Jo Ward

ELEVATE

1

200.00

68

Vanessa Blyth

St. Andrews United Church

2

200.00

69

Maria Pegg

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

2

200.00

70

Stacey Simpson

Helping Hands Unite!

1

200.00

71

Adam Braun

Helping Hands Coldest Night

3

200.00

72

Ashley van Hoeve

4

200.00

73

Tracy Lyons

Cochrane High School

5

200.00

74

Sheldon Betts

3

190.00

75

Eli Torrie

Team Torrie

6

190.00

76

Karen Quiring

5

185.00

77

Shanna Cremers

Bike Cochrane Society

3

175.00

78

Charity Locker

Helping Hands Unite!

5

175.00

79

Rick Deans

The Kilted Dhu Ghudders

5

175.00

80

Dionne Cowan

Senior's Aid Services

4

175.00

81

Monica Walker

Rotary Club of Cochrane

1

160.00

82

SAMANTHA NICKERSON

TEAM URBAN CASUAL

3

150.00

83

Megan Ogilvie

Starbucks Cochrane

4

150.00

84

Kirk Draper

Drumming Drapers

2

150.00

85

Nicole Dyck

Helping Hands Unite!

2

150.00

86

Leslie Deans

The Kilted Dhu Ghudders

4

150.00

87

Kristi Wowryk

The Wowryk Family

4

150.00

88

John Beatty

Helping Hands Coldest Night

1

150.00

89

Abby Torrie

Team Torrie

5

145.00

90

Genevieve Boivin

ELEVATE

4

145.00

91

Melia Hayes

Helping Hands Coldest Night

4

140.00

92

Kayley Torrie

Team Torrie

5

140.00

93

Madeline Wowryk

The Wowryk Family

2

125.00

94

Nicole Kimpton

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

2

125.00

95

Ryan Pegg

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

4

120.00

96

Alyson Pegg

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

4

120.00

97

Cheryl Jessamine

DLC - Equity Central

3

120.00

98

Emily Pegg

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

4

120.00

99

Finley Reid

Tapestry Church

3

115.00

100

Allan Carr

Rotary Club of Cochrane

1

100.00

101

Sherri Watson

1

100.00

102

Krista Jacobson-Smith

Helping Hands Unite!

1

100.00

103

Chris McKiernan

The Kilted Dhu Ghudders

1

100.00

104

Kara Quinlan

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

100.00

105

Kristen Thorogood

Helping Hands Unite!

1

100.00

106

Celine Yeung

Cochrane High School

3

100.00

107

Tara Sue Moore

Helping Hands Unite!

2

100.00

108

Amy Schmidtke

Cochrane High School

1

100.00

109

Chrystal Skead

Rotary Club of Cochrane

1

100.00

110

Terry Moore

Rotary Club of Cochrane

1

100.00

111

Blake Ward

ELEVATE

2

100.00

112

Don Martin

Rotary Club of Cochrane

1

100.00

113

Brenda Ryan

Bow valley baptist church-love cochrane

1

100.00

114

Courtney Hinks

Cochrane Bahais

1

100.00

115

Laurie Hauck

Helping Hands Coldest Night

1

100.00

116

Jacob Wowryk

The Wowryk Family

4

100.00

117

Jill Novak

Helping Hands Unite!

1

100.00

118

Marni McConnach

ELEVATE

3

90.00

119

Shelley Mercer

3

85.90

120

Ginette D’Entremont

ELEVATE

4

80.00

121

Dave&Kim Gunn-Kirk

The Kilted Dhu Ghudders

2

75.00

122

Casey Tapsay

Cold Night, Warm Hearts

2

75.00

123

Thao Pelkman

Starbucks Cochrane

3

75.00

124

Susan Flowers

The Kilted Dhu Ghudders

1

75.00

125

Team Lien

Bow valley baptist church-love cochrane

1

75.00

126

Nicky Dolan

CochraneNow

2

70.00

127

Sandra Scott

Helping Hands Unite!

2

70.00

128

Laura Luna Polo Rivera

Starbucks Cochrane

1

50.00

129

Gina Sauer

Cochrane Cares - Yes! Love Heals

1

50.00

130

Armin Sandhu

Cochrane High School

1

50.00

131

Kristi Hanson

Team Riviera

1

50.00

132

Caitlin Vliet

ELEVATE

1

50.00

133

Tara Haveling

Seniors on The Bow

1

50.00

134

Scott Grattidge

Rotary Club of Cochrane

1

50.00

135

Lorelee Grattidge

Rotary Club of Cochrane

1

50.00

136

Ella Kinden

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

50.00

137

Kevin Chubey

Bike Cochrane Society

1

50.00

138

Marion Owen

The Kilted Dhu Ghudders

1

50.00

139

Michael Bopp

Rotary Club of Cochrane

1

50.00

140

Judie Bopp

Rotary Club of Cochrane

1

50.00

141

Chris Manley

Starbucks Cochrane

1

50.00

142

Susan Lewis

The Kilted Dhu Ghudders

1

50.00

143

Claire Hilderman

Kendra Watt Real Estate Group

2

45.00

144

Erin McClure

Starbucks Cochrane

1

30.00

145

Erin Carriere

Mrs.Carriere’s Grade 1s

1

25.00

146

Tracy Wadden

Wadden Strong

1

25.00

147

Khloe Palmer

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

25.00

148

Jayne Sandilands

TEAM URBAN CASUAL

1

25.00

149

Katie Palmer

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

25.00

150

Chiaki Palmer

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

20.00

151

Chad Palmer

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

20.00

152

Carleen Pocklington

Pocklington Firsties

1

10.00

153

Fiona and John Gilfillan/Wemekamp

St. Andrews United Church

154

Danika Niven

Cochrane High School

155

Kora Niven

Cochrane High School

156

April Bushrod

Cochrane High School

157

Paul Perrault

Bike Cochrane Society

158

Cynthia Skoretz

DLC - Equity Central

159

Hannah Naylor

CCT Baristocrats

160

Eric Ruttle

CochraneNow

161

Lee Hodgers

PropertyGuy.com Calgary North West

162

jodi long

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

163

Sarah Erickson

A Hand Up not a Handout!

164

Laine Whittaker

Cochrane High School

165

Meghan Vornholt

Helping Hands Coldest Night

166

Steve Admussen

Tapestry Church

167

Hannah Tas

Cochrane High School

168

Olivia Crierie

Starbucks Cochrane

169

Tonya-Lynn Hodder

Cochrane High School

170

Adrian Erickson

A Hand Up not a Handout!

171

Simon O’Connor Romero

Cochrane High School

172

Brenda Ryan

Bow valley baptist church-love cochrane

173

Jacqueline Mann

Cochrane Family Chiropractic

174

Karen Grant

Seniors on The Bow

175

Kelly Reid

Tapestry Church

176

Breanne Cappelle

ELEVATE

177

Oscar Lizcano

Cochrane High School

178

Heather Vanek

ELEVATE

179

Jay Scott

Rotary Club of Cochrane

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