Raised:
$24,459
74%Goal:
$33,000

Richmond

Hosted by Chimo Community Services

137Walkers17Teams61Volunteers10°C

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 Chimo Community Services

CHIMO COMMUNITY SERVICES

Supporting Richmond and surrounding communities for over 45 years


Chimo has a three prong approach to affecting social change in our community.


Through crisis programs, we serve people in immediate need. Through transition programs, people create meaningful, lasting changes in their lives, or establish themselves in their new country. Education encourages prevention and positively influences views and behaviours.


Crisis: Crisis Lines, Nova Transition House, Crisis Counselling


Transition: Counselling, Outreach and Advocacy, Newcomer Settlement Service, Homeless Prevention Program, Vacant House Program / Rental Connect


Education: Community Engagement


({www.chimoservices.com})

Community Sponsors

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

Richmond 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

Joyce's Highsteppers

Joyce Alisharan

11

3,982.50

2

Chimo Champions

Tabitha Geraghty

9

3,890.00

3

Steveston Girls

Britt Stevens

5

2,647.00

4

RPC Childcare

Chantelle Pereira

8

2,525.00

5

RBC Commercial Bankers

Beau Olmstead

6

1,075.00

6

Syscon Justice Systems

Sandy Yuile

8

1,050.00

7

Starbucks Richmond

Matt Hand

16

1,001.00

8

Vancity Richmond

Sameer Chavda

25

940.00

9

Vancouver Fraser Lions Club

Melissa Zhang

3

500.00

10

Richmond Food Bank Society

Stephanie Shulhan

4

500.00

11

Team Sloth

Kim Mark

8

490.00

12

Rotary Club of Richmond Sunrise

Susan Ness

5

240.00

13

Pope Family

George Pope

1

150.00

14

Creatively Crafted Childcare - The Chill Zone

Jessy Bal

1

150.00

15

Cool School Trustees

Norman Goldstein

1

100.00

16

Fish Shack

Angus Tsang

6

63.81

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Chantelle Pereira

RPC Childcare

4

1,625.00

2

Britt Stevens

Steveston Girls

21

1,175.00

3

Alison Leaney

Joyce's Highsteppers

12

1,145.00

4

Joyce Alisharan

Joyce's Highsteppers

6

775.00

5

Kate Bouchard

Joyce's Highsteppers

11

722.50

6

Vanessa Waechtler

Chimo Champions

9

600.00

7

Lisa Wong

Steveston Girls

7

572.00

8

Kelly Lam

RBC Commercial Bankers

3

500.00

9

Grace Hanlon

Steveston Girls

1

500.00

10

Jennifer Qazilbash

Starbucks Richmond

5

475.00

11

Kathy Nakhleh

Chimo Champions

7

460.00

12

Doreen Zenert

Team Sloth

4

365.00

13

Meagan Wells

1

350.00

14

Tabitha Geraghty

Chimo Champions

4

310.00

15

Praveen Sidhu

Vancity Richmond

13

310.00

16

Sameer Chavda

Vancity Richmond

7

300.00

17

Beau Olmstead

RBC Commercial Bankers

5

225.00

18

Edwin Munoz

District 3031

2

200.00

19

Stephanie Shulhan

Richmond Food Bank Society

8

200.00

20

Elaine Larson

Steveston Girls

1

200.00

21

Robyn Innes

Steveston Girls

1

200.00

22

dana myran

District 3031

3

175.00

23

Debbie Oakley

RPC Childcare

1

150.00

24

Sherrie Mogg

Richmond Food Bank Society

2

150.00

25

Sheila Trott

Joyce's Highsteppers

1

150.00

26

Janet Plumb

RPC Childcare

1

150.00

27

Robin Oakley

RPC Childcare

1

150.00

28

Prince Varghese

RPC Childcare

1

150.00

29

Annie Varghese

RPC Childcare

1

150.00

30

Melissa Zhang

Vancouver Fraser Lions Club

3

150.00

31

Jessy Bal

Creatively Crafted Childcare - The Chill Zone

1

150.00

32

Lisa Essinger

Starbucks Richmond

1

150.00

33

Christabelle Zhang

RBC Commercial Bankers

1

150.00

34

Christina Giuliani

1

150.00

35

Jenny Toone

Joyce's Highsteppers

2

125.00

36

Matt Hand

Starbucks Richmond

2

121.00

37

Kimberley DeRosier

Starbucks Richmond

3

120.00

38

George Pope

Pope Family

3

100.00

39

Gina Sandhu

Vancity Richmond

4

100.00

40

Mike Bishop

Joyce's Highsteppers

1

100.00

41

Deirdre Whalen

Richmond Food Bank Society

3

100.00

42

Shaena Furlong

Chimo Champions

2

100.00

43

Vanessa Tsang

Chimo Champions

2

80.00

44

Susan Zhang

Vancouver Fraser Lions Club

1

75.00

45

Enya Varghese

RPC Childcare

1

75.00

46

Ephraim Varghese

RPC Childcare

1

75.00

47

Sue Rose

Chimo Champions

2

65.00

48

Sandy Yuile

Syscon Justice Systems

1

50.00

49

Norman Goldstein

Cool School Trustees

1

50.00

50

Susan Ness

Rotary Club of Richmond Sunrise

1

50.00

51

Stanley Pun

Vancity Richmond

1

50.00

52

Roberta Mayer

1

40.00

53

britany miller

Starbucks Richmond

1

30.00

54

Elvis Lee

Fish Shack

2

30.00

55

Diane Bao

Vancouver Fraser Lions Club

1

25.00

56

Amy Ho

Fish Shack

1

25.00

57

Mona Nair

Vancity Richmond

1

25.00

58

Kim Mark

Team Sloth

1

25.00

59

Nash Tejani

Vancity Richmond

1

25.00

60

Enoch Lee

Starbucks Richmond

1

25.00

61

Katelyn Hunter

Starbucks Richmond

1

25.00

62

Yolie Santos

Vancity Richmond

1

20.00

63

Edna Chong

Vancity Richmond

1

20.00

64

Liram Abril

Vancity Richmond

1

20.00

65

Arash Bahari

Vancity Richmond

1

20.00

66

Sylvia Tong

Vancity Richmond

1

20.00

67

ELSA LAU

Vancity Richmond

1

20.00

68

Allison Banister

Starbucks Richmond

1

20.00

69

Maria Recla Vergara

Vancity Richmond

1

10.00

70

Angus Tsang

Fish Shack

1

8.81

71

Maddie LeBlanc

Starbucks Richmond

1

5.00

72

Jordan Butt

Starbucks Richmond

73

Lauro Dela Cruz

Starbucks Richmond

74

Hajira Hussain

Richmond Food Bank Society

75

Joyce Tan

Vancouver Fraser Lions Club

76

Toni Morrison

77

Rehaan Chavda

Vancity Richmond

78

Hannah Collins

79

Gloria Zhu

Vancity Richmond

80

Danielle Cosco

81

NAIM TEJANI

Vancity Richmond

82

celhina edora

Starbucks Richmond

83

Jennifer Hatanaka

Starbucks Richmond

84

Alice Man

Fish Shack

85

Jennifer Bourque

Starbucks Richmond

86

Shin Yang

Starbucks Richmond

87

Berton Tsang

Fish Shack

88

Anne Whittaker

Team Sloth

89

Ayush Anand

Vancity Richmond

90

Mary Jane Wee

Vancity Richmond

91

Jenny Chow

Fish Shack

92

Barbara Bunting

93

Greg Lea

Syscon Justice Systems

94

Val Lea

Syscon Justice Systems

95

Karuna Belani

Syscon Justice Systems

96

Akash Kaware

Syscon Justice Systems

97

Ruxandra Grigoras

Syscon Justice Systems

98

Peter Mack

Syscon Justice Systems

99

Greg Mack

Syscon Justice Systems

100

Darren Hayashi

Chimo Champions

101

Diana White

Team Sloth

102

kim myran

District 3031

103

Justine Leung

Starbucks Richmond

104

Elena Pereyaslavsky

Vancity Richmond

105

Hugo Huang

Vancity Richmond

106

Linda Mayner

Team Sloth

107

Adrian Boquiren

Vancity Richmond

108

Derek Applegarth

Joyce's Highsteppers

109

Howard Samuels

Vancity Richmond

110

Hannah Samuels

Vancity Richmond

111

Rosely Samuels

Vancity Richmond

112

Wendy Bishop

Joyce's Highsteppers

113

Ritika Chandok

Vancity Richmond

114

Sophie Kiszel

Chimo Champions

Richmond Maps

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

2kmView + print!

Start at Gilmore Park United Church at the corner of No. 1 Road and Blundell Road. Walk East to Railway Road. Turn around and return to starting location at Church.

5kmView + print!

Start at Gilmore Park United Church at the corner of No. 1 Road and Blundell Road. Walk East on Blundell Turn left on Railway Turn right on Granville Ave Stop at No. 2 Road and return to start

10kmView + print!

Start at Gilmore Park United Church East on Blundell Left on Railway Ave Right on Granville Ave Stop at Garden City Road Return to start location

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

Gilmore Park United Church

8060 No 1 Rd, Richmond, BC

V7C 1T9


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


Richmond

Kathy Nakhleh CNOY Event Director
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 6046183227
Email cnoy@chimoservices.com

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