Raised:
$42,240
84%Goal:
$50,000

Cochrane

Hosted by Helping Hands Society of Cochrane

166Walkers32Teams3Volunteers0°C

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

Cochrane (Helping Hands Society of Cochrane) is super grateful for our fantastic 2022 sponsors! View all sponsors >

2022 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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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

Jim and Jean Blyth

7

4,910.00

2

Helping Hands Society

Chairra Nicolle

9

4,041.06

3

Team Torrie

Graham Torrie

5

2,875.00

4

Cochrane Family Vision

Amy Benny

9

1,570.00

5

CAC small group

Annalee Harder

6

1,560.00

6

Big Hill Haven

Joy Steppacher

9

1,520.00

7

Polar Bairds

April Baird

4

1,475.00

8

Drumming Drapers

McKinnon Draper

2

1,420.00

9

Urban Systems Trekkers

Lynda Cooke

5

1,375.00

10

Trinity TKD

Cam Macdonald

7

1,375.00

11

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

Danielle Genung

9

1,172.00

12

Love and Hugs

Summer Oryn & Kade

1

1,025.00

13

Tuesday Hiking Gals

Dolly McArthur

5

1,000.00

14

The Hibernating Hayes'

Melia Hayes

4

975.00

15

Cultivate Cochrane

Julie Fisher Falconer

6

890.00

16

Better tomorrowers

Michelle Horch

5

800.00

17

Two Pharmacy Team

Roisin Punch

11

750.00

18

Garmin Womin

Richelle Moore

7

695.00

19

Cochrane Dream Team

Christine Mutagubya

3

605.00

20

Roaming Rotarians

Kevin Shier

5

600.00

21

Between a Walk and a Hard Pace

John Parker

3

375.00

22

Cochrane Walkers for Change

Debbie White

4

330.00

23

Cochrane Coffee Traders

Jeff Genung

1

250.00

24

Coldest Night of the Year Justice League

Renita Bartlett

4

220.00

25

Mortgages by Cheryl J - Advanced Mortgage

Cheryl Jessamine

2

150.00

26

Kari Rose Health

Kari Rose

3

120.00

27

Garmin - 404 Not Found

Jack Glass

7

100.00

28

A Hand Up not a Handout!

Dale Erickson

1

100.00

29

Cochrane Family Chiropractic

Dr. Stefani Scottaline

1

35.00

30

Cochranian Crew

Tannis Olson

1

31

The Kilted Dhu Ghudders

Leslie Deans

1

32

Agrell Academy

Brittany Agrell

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Sylvia Hendsbee

33

3,502.00

2

Jim and Jean Blyth

St. Andrews United

12

3,000.00

3

Graham Torrie

Team Torrie

1

2,500.00

4

McKinnon Draper

Drumming Drapers

19

1,020.00

5

Summer Oryn & Kade

Love and Hugs

8

825.00

6

Chairra Nicolle

Helping Hands Society

6

775.00

7

Vita Hopkins

Helping Hands Society

3

625.00

8

Addison Baird

Polar Bairds

10

580.00

9

Michelle Horch

Better tomorrowers

6

500.00

10

Lynda Cooke

Urban Systems Trekkers

1

500.00

11

Diane Longden

Tuesday Hiking Gals

14

500.00

12

Ashtyn Baird

Polar Bairds

10

470.00

13

Christine Mutagubya

Cochrane Dream Team

6

455.00

14

Fred and Lorna Janzen

St. Andrews United

4

450.00

15

Marcia Eng

Urban Systems Trekkers

5

425.00

16

Jenessa Blanchet

Big Hill Haven

8

425.00

17

Rebekah Dyck

CAC small group

3

400.00

18

Kirk Draper

Drumming Drapers

4

400.00

19

Jeff Brunner

Big Hill Haven

6

395.00

20

Raymond Goodshlip

St. Andrews United

6

380.00

21

Uwe & Alaina Eckert

St. Andrews United

3

375.00

22

Carol Tapsay

Helping Hands Society

11

360.00

23

Richelle Moore

Garmin Womin

5

350.00

24

John Parker

Between a Walk and a Hard Pace

7

325.00

25

Rebecca Capeling

CAC small group

8

310.00

26

Edith Wearmouth

St. Andrews United

7

305.00

27

Marilyn Clark

6

300.00

28

Danae Walsh

Cochrane Family Vision

5

275.00

29

Jacquie Brezovski

Helping Hands Society

1

250.00

30

Jayden Dyck

CAC small group

1

250.00

31

Owen Cooper

Trinity TKD

4

250.00

32

Wanda McGinnis

Big Hill Haven

1

250.00

33

Jacquie Matechuk

Big Hill Haven

1

250.00

34

Debbie White

Cochrane Walkers for Change

7

230.00

35

April Baird

Polar Bairds

7

225.00

36

Bob and Sylvia Macpherson

St. Andrews United

1

200.00

37

Amy Benny

Cochrane Family Vision

4

200.00

38

Annalee Harder

CAC small group

6

200.00

39

Roisin Punch

Two Pharmacy Team

3

200.00

40

Lisa Nail

Cultivate Cochrane

5

200.00

41

Melia Hayes

The Hibernating Hayes'

3

200.00

42

Kathrin Rathmann

Cultivate Cochrane

2

200.00

43

Jackie Skrypnek

Cultivate Cochrane

3

190.00

44

Genevieve Boivin

Helping Hands Society

6

181.06

45

Katrina, Everett & Carter Cavanagh

Cochrane Family Vision

4

180.00

46

Adam Baird

Polar Bairds

6

175.00

47

Daphane Hayward

Garmin Womin

4

170.00

48

Stacy Morin

Cochrane Family Vision

7

170.00

49

Sandra Lesher

3

150.00

50

Shane Pegg

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

2

150.00

51

Leighton Ginther

Urban Systems Trekkers

1

150.00

52

Raymond Goodship

St. Andrews United

2

150.00

53

Julie Torrie

Team Torrie

1

150.00

54

Cheryl Jessamine

Mortgages by Cheryl J - Advanced Mortgage

2

150.00

55

Vahri Caldwell

Cochrane Dream Team

2

150.00

56

Pam Engquist

Better tomorrowers

2

150.00

57

Katie Vetsch

CAC small group

2

150.00

58

Keith Johnson

Roaming Rotarians

2

150.00

59

Daniel Horch

Better tomorrowers

3

150.00

60

Tracy Wadden

3

150.00

61

Jocelyn Hayes

The Hibernating Hayes'

4

140.00

62

Maria Pegg

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

2

122.00

63

Kari Rose

Kari Rose Health

3

120.00

64

Cory Lahoda

Coldest Night of the Year Justice League

3

120.00

65

Connie Metcalfe

Cochrane Family Vision

1

100.00

66

Dale Erickson

A Hand Up not a Handout!

1

100.00

67

Katie Laidlaw

Two Pharmacy Team

1

100.00

68

Phil Davidson

Trinity TKD

1

100.00

69

Carrie Corbin

Cultivate Cochrane

1

100.00

70

Samara Moritz

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

100.00

71

Julie Fisher Falconer

Cultivate Cochrane

1

100.00

72

Cody Alba

Cultivate Cochrane

2

100.00

73

Samantha Nickerson

Cochrane Walkers for Change

2

100.00

74

Rhonda Bernard

Garmin Womin

1

100.00

75

Yury Dobronravov

Urban Systems Trekkers

1

100.00

76

Eli Torrie

Team Torrie

1

75.00

77

Kayley Torrie

Team Torrie

1

75.00

78

Adam Henry

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

75.00

79

Brenda Peacock

Trinity TKD

2

75.00

80

Barbora Sperlikova

1

75.00

81

Pablo Davidson

Trinity TKD

1

75.00

82

Abby Torrie

Team Torrie

1

75.00

83

Ryan Pegg

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

75.00

84

Alyson Pegg

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

75.00

85

Ann Beatty

Helping Hands Society

1

75.00

86

Emily Pegg

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

75.00

87

Renita Bartlett

Coldest Night of the Year Justice League

2

75.00

88

Scott Day

Garmin - 404 Not Found

1

50.00

89

Ayla Williamson

Cochrane Family Vision

1

50.00

90

Lauren Williamson

Cochrane Family Vision

1

50.00

91

Scott Grattidge

Roaming Rotarians

1

50.00

92

Dolly McArthur

Tuesday Hiking Gals

1

50.00

93

Jackie Shier

Roaming Rotarians

1

50.00

94

Kevin Shier

Roaming Rotarians

1

50.00

95

Adele Scott

1

50.00

96

Nevyn Turanyik

The Hibernating Hayes'

1

50.00

97

Daphne Hayes

The Hibernating Hayes'

1

50.00

98

ALEXANDER NICKERSON

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

1

50.00

99

Meredith McMorran

1

50.00

100

Corey Bird

Garmin - 404 Not Found

2

50.00

101

Cam Macdonald

Trinity TKD

1

50.00

102

Carla Hagel

Garmin Womin

1

50.00

103

Gini Chambers

1

50.00

104

Joy Steppacher

Big Hill Haven

1

50.00

105

Lorelee Grattidge

Roaming Rotarians

1

50.00

106

Dr. Stefani Scottaline

Cochrane Family Chiropractic

2

35.00

107

Jennifer Bartlett

Coldest Night of the Year Justice League

1

25.00

108

Andrew Williamson

Cochrane Family Vision

1

25.00

109

Sarah Nusl

1

20.00

110

Kim Lowe

Cochrane Family Vision

1

20.00

111

Heather Nusl

1

20.00

112

Donnette &Darryl Andresen

Better tomorrowers

113

Cynthia Skoretz

Mortgages by Cheryl J - Advanced Mortgage

114

Madeline MacRae

Two Pharmacy Team

115

Reid Kimmett

Two Pharmacy Team

116

Leslie Deans

The Kilted Dhu Ghudders

117

Jessica DeSmet

118

Monica Walker

119

Mandy Kellock

Kari Rose Health

120

Alison Laidlaw

Two Pharmacy Team

121

John Scott

122

Jayne Sandilands

Cochrane Walkers for Change

123

Crystal Lamarche

Kari Rose Health

124

Emiko Kanazawa

Cochrane Dream Team

125

Kevin McDonald

126

Danielle Genung

Cochrane Comets Swim Club

127

Patti Fisher

Big Hill Haven

128

Jeff Genung

Cochrane Coffee Traders

129

Bonny Edmondson

Between a Walk and a Hard Pace

130

Dianne Graham

Trinity TKD

131

Taylor Kawaguchi

Big Hill Haven

132

Debbie Leah

Big Hill Haven

133

Brittany Agrell

Agrell Academy

134

Jenna Shaw

Between a Walk and a Hard Pace

135

Nathan Schleppe

Garmin - 404 Not Found

136

Sandeep Ramakrishnan

Garmin - 404 Not Found

137

Chelsea Viznaugh

Garmin Womin

138

Christopher Jones

Coldest Night of the Year Justice League

139

Tannis Olson

Cochranian Crew

140

Quinn Bischoff

Garmin - 404 Not Found

141

Terrance Haxton

Helping Hands Society

142

John Beatty

Helping Hands Society

143

Ann Beatty

Helping Hands Society

144

Oana Pope

Better tomorrowers

145

Tara McFadden

Cochrane Walkers for Change

146

Erin Caron

Garmin Womin

147

Pizani Carol

Tuesday Hiking Gals

148

Aimee Sarmenta

Trinity TKD

149

Katie Littlewood

Garmin Womin

150

Jack Glass

Garmin - 404 Not Found

151

Declan Colwell

Garmin - 404 Not Found

152

Liz Pollock

Urban Systems Trekkers

153

Samuel Harder

CAC small group

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, Free Food Sheds, Meals to Your Freezer, Meal Teams, Volunteer Drivers, Movers with Heart, Caring Neighbours, Snow Helpers, Summer Do Crew, and Community Check In Program.


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

Cochrane Maps

Check out this year's CNOY route maps below:

2/5kmView + print!

We will meet at RiverFront Park, off of Griffin and Highway 22. We will walk the pathways to the Ranche and returning back for for the 5km. If you are walking 2 km you will end at the Alliance Church

Event Day Details

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

Join us in-person on Saturday, February 26, 2022. Scroll down to read all the event day details!

Check-in

  • All walkers must check-in personally to participate in the in-person event on Saturday, February 26, 2022.
  • Toques! Fundraising walkers who raise $150+ (or $75+ for those under 18) will receive a CNOY toque as a thank you on event day, while supplies last.
  • No money or cheques will be processed at check-in.

Have questions? Visit the FAQ section!

Schedule

  • 4:00 pm: Check-in opens
  • 4:15 pm: Opening remarks
  • 4:30 pm: Walker send off (all distances)
  • 5:30 pm: Light meal served
  • 6:00 pm: Groups arrive from their walk
  • 6:30 pm: Closing Remarks

Route Details

  • Route Distances: 2 km or 5 km
  • Rest stop: There will be one rest stop on the 5km route with yummy snacks and drinks
  • Signage: All routes will be well-signed with our bold blue CNOY signs
  • Route Support: Route marshals, rest stop hosts, and sweep vehicle drivers will provide support along the route
  • 12 and under walkers must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times

Toque Pick-up

In-person walkers can pick up their toques at walker check-in on February 26th. For our wonderful virtual walkers, here are the toque pick-up times:


  • Tuesday February 22: 9:00am-11:30pm Helping Hands Office
  • Thursday February 24: 1:00pm-3:30pm Helping Hands Office
  • Saturday February 26: 4:00pm at the Event
  • Team captains may pick up toques for their whole team if they wish

Handling Money

We cannot process cash or cheques at our in-person event. Here's what you can do:

  • Credit Card: The Best Option! Simple, secure, automatically tax receipted for gifts of $20+. Visit the Donate page, share your personal page link, or have your donor call CNOY Head Office.
  • Cheques: The Old Faithful - made out to Coldest Night of the Year with your name on the Memo line. Mail them to CNOY Head Office along with your completed pledge sheet.
  • Cash: You have 2 options:
  • 1. Login to FundHub, click “Enter $$ and Cheques,” create pledges for your cash donations, pay them off with your personal credit card, and keep the cash. OR...
  • 2. Write a cheque (made out to “Coldest Night of the Year”) for the total amount of cash you’ve collected. Mail it to the CNOY Head Office with your completed pledge sheet.

What to Bring

A few common sense suggestions:

  • A cell phone for emergencies (recommended but not required)
  • Good waterproof shoes/boots for walking
  • Warm coat and mitts/gloves
  • A face mask for personal use or if you need to go inside
  • Extra snacks if you have allergies or food sensitivities
  • Your own water bottle
  • A passion for the charity you're walking and fundraising for

Waivers

All participants must register online this year and accept the electronic waiver.

  • When they register online, they will automatically accept an electronic waiver, which is all that is needed for adults.
  • If you have youth or children on your team, they will need to have their parent or guardian sign a printed paper waiver.
  • Someone on your team (like you!) must take a photo of all child/youth waivers and send them to waivers@cnoy.org.

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