Raised:
$5,911
23%Goal:
$25,000

Georgetown

Hosted by Georgetown Bread Basket

14Walkers6Teams1Volunteers96Days 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 Georgetown Bread Basket

ROLE OF THE GEORGETOWN BREAD BASKET


To provide an opportunity for the more fortunate to share.

To form a network of sponsors and individuals that work together to meet the basic needs for food.

To provide an efficient system of food collection from churches, individuals, groups and food suppliers.

To operate a central facility for the storage of food collected.

To take an active role in educating the public about the needs of the hungry in their community.

To affiliate with provincial and national food bank associations in an effort to share and distribute food and information related to poverty.

To encourage clients to participate in the operation of the Georgetown Bread Basket.


Member, Ontario Association of Food Banks and Food Banks Canada


Charitable Business # 881229561RR0001

Ethical Foodbanking Code


Everyone in Canada has the right to:


Physical & economic access, at all times, to sufficient, safe and nutritious food which meets their dietary needs and food preferences.


At the Georgetown Bread Basket, we will strive to:


Provide food and other assistance to those needing help regardless of race, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, income source, age or mental or physical disability.

Treat all those who access services with the utmost dignity and respect.

Implement best practices in the proper and safe storage and handling of food.

Respect the privacy of those served and will maintain the confidentiality of personal information.

Not require payment of any kind for donated food or consumer products, at any time, from those assisted by their respective programs

Acquire and share food in a spirit of cooperation with other food banks and food programs.

Strive to make the public aware of the existence of hunger and of the factors that contribute to it.

Recognize that food banks are not a viable long-term response to hunger and devote part of their activities to reducing the need for food assistance.

Represent accurately, honestly and completely their respective mission and activities to the larger community.

Community Sponsors

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Georgetown Scoreboard

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Teams
Walkers

#

Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

GBB Penguins

Jacqui Gomez

4

1,496.00

2

Halton Hills Thunder Peewee Select

Susanna Mezzatesta

3

150.00

3

Rehman Real Estate Team

Aalia Saheed

2

65.00

4

HandMade in Halton

Tina Pedersen

2

5

Petro-Canada Mountanview

Vinod Iddya

1

6

Etherington Eskimos

Graham Baker

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Donna Baker

GBB Penguins

12

711.00

2

Sharon Lawlor

GBB Penguins

12

635.00

3

Jacqui Gomez

GBB Penguins

1

100.00

4

Sebastien Breadner

Halton Hills Thunder Peewee Select

1

75.00

5

Corey Breadner

Halton Hills Thunder Peewee Select

1

75.00

6

Aalia Saheed

Rehman Real Estate Team

2

65.00

7

Melanie Franke

GBB Penguins

1

50.00

8

Vinod Iddya

Petro-Canada Mountanview

9

Alan Ryall

10

Tina Pedersen

HandMade in Halton

11

Susanna Mezzatesta

Halton Hills Thunder Peewee Select

12

John Rehman

Rehman Real Estate Team

13

Colin Brooks

HandMade in Halton

14

Graham Baker

Etherington Eskimos

2019 CNOY Photos

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

We're working on finalizing our Start location - check back soon!


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


Georgetown Bread Basket

Donna Baker Event 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