Raised:
$35,443
25%Goal:
$140,000

Richmond Hill

Hosted by Blue Door

93Walkers27Teams40Days Left

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

Richmond Hill (Blue Door) is super grateful for our fantastic 2022 sponsors! View all sponsors >

Richmond Hill 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

The Bridge Markham Community Church

Francesca Di Stefano

7

2,921.28

2

Walking until we are Blue in the Face

Michael Braithwaite

1

2,381.00

3

Snow Joke... Give Hope!

Emmy Kelly

2

2,300.00

4

Connecting the Community

Marjorie Andre

3

1,400.00

5

Construct

Rudi Genovese

4

811.11

6

Holy Trinity Church

Miriam Irving

5

525.00

7

Journey Home Walkers

Rachael Sedman

2

475.00

8

East Gwillimbury

Terry Foster

3

375.00

9

Star wars

Andreas Kounavis

1

300.00

10

Alexia's Team

Alexia Kounavis

1

200.00

11

The Board that Rocks!

Marianne Marando

4

200.00

12

RH Probus

Janet Dunham

1

150.00

13

Happy Feet

Rebecca Turner

5

125.00

14

the orange team

Danielle Bercuson

5

125.00

15

The Changemakers

Emily Duprey

8

100.00

16

I walked through the (blue) door with you

Kiera MacDonald

2

50.00

17

District 221

Clayton Kendall

15

50.00

18

Light the way

Wei-li Liu

2

19

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

Danielle Tang

6

20

Jayson and Ally Sone with Crestwood Prep

Jayson and Ally Sone

1

21

Lozinski Power

Chris Lozinski

1

22

Santa's Little Helpers

Julita Nan

1

23

The Warm Heart Walkers

Katie Bea

1

24

Bubble Buddies

Craig Wheeler

1

25

Feel Good Friends

Manisha Melwani

1

26

Mosaic Family

Rehana Sumar

1

27

Pedominators

Amanda Palermo

3

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Michael Braithwaite

Walking until we are Blue in the Face

23

2,381.00

2

Emmy Kelly

Snow Joke... Give Hope!

16

2,300.00

3

antonio resendes

The Bridge Markham Community Church

21

1,771.28

4

Marjorie Andre

Connecting the Community

3

600.00

5

Francesca Di Stefano

The Bridge Markham Community Church

7

500.00

6

Gerry Fitzsimmons

The Bridge Markham Community Church

1

500.00

7

Aaron F

9

455.00

8

Carol-Ann Dennis

Connecting the Community

5

400.00

9

Rachael Sedman

Journey Home Walkers

3

400.00

10

Rebecca Jones

Holy Trinity Church

4

375.00

11

Andreas Kounavis

Star wars

3

300.00

12

Emily Rowe

Construct

2

275.00

13

Greg Monteath

Construct

2

211.11

14

Alexia Kounavis

Alexia's Team

4

200.00

15

Rudi Genovese

Construct

1

200.00

16

Peter Dennis

Connecting the Community

2

150.00

17

Miriam Irving

Holy Trinity Church

1

150.00

18

Janet Dunham

RH Probus

1

150.00

19

hannah weaver

the orange team

2

125.00

20

Scott Issett

Construct

2

125.00

21

Rebecca Turner

Happy Feet

2

125.00

22

Terry Foster

East Gwillimbury

2

125.00

23

Al Jones

The Board that Rocks!

1

100.00

24

Joanne Williams

The Bridge Markham Community Church

1

100.00

25

Wesley Chee

The Changemakers

2

100.00

26

Sharon Westlund

Journey Home Walkers

1

75.00

27

Daniel Cuzzolino

The Bridge Markham Community Church

1

50.00

28

Samantha David

District 221

1

50.00

29

Kiera MacDonald

I walked through the (blue) door with you

2

50.00

30

Chris Lozinski

Lozinski Power

31

Delene Tang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

32

Kenneth Tang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

33

Manisha Melwani

Feel Good Friends

34

Calvin Yang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

35

Robin Pacific

Holy Trinity Church

36

Jenny Yang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

37

Matthew Tang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

38

Paola Arci

39

Wei-li Liu

Light the way

40

Kenneth Lai

Light the way

41

Linda Robertson

Holy Trinity Church

42

Marc Lamirande

43

Brittney Richichi

The Changemakers

44

Danielle Tang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

45

Joanna Rosano

The Bridge Markham Community Church

46

Karla Castellanos

District 221

47

Azam Hassam

District 221

48

Catherine Arthurs

East Gwillimbury

49

hanna girma

50

Deven Shah

the orange team

51

Brooke Gouveia

Happy Feet

52

Bonnie Kennedy

Holy Trinity Church

53

Shauna Saker

The Bridge Markham Community Church

54

Julita Nan

Santa's Little Helpers

55

Jayson and Ally Sone

Jayson and Ally Sone with Crestwood Prep

56

Scott Crone

East Gwillimbury

57

Craig Wheeler

Bubble Buddies

58

shellyn hisey

The Changemakers

59

Alyssa Johnstone

I walked through the (blue) door with you

60

Hetal Modi

Snow Joke... Give Hope!

61

Michelle Chan

The Changemakers

62

Barb Latour

Pedominators

63

Erika Moffat

The Changemakers

64

Charlene Nowicki

The Changemakers

65

Rhona Mackay

The Changemakers

66

Martin Dunstan

The Board that Rocks!

67

Emily Duprey

The Changemakers

68

Maddie Ireland

Happy Feet

69

Quinn McGowan

Happy Feet

70

Karen Al Massaad

Pedominators

71

Julie Ralph

The Board that Rocks!

72

Amanda Palermo

Pedominators

73

Marianne Marando

The Board that Rocks!

74

Rehana Sumar

Mosaic Family

75

Aidan McNeill-Greene

Happy Feet

76

Danielle Bercuson

the orange team

77

Shelley Taylor

District 221

78

Robert Huh

District 221

79

Olivia Belcastro

the orange team

80

Laura Saad

District 221

81

Amanda Rego

District 221

82

Jay Encarnacion

District 221

83

Young Hong

District 221

84

Michelle Barillas Zuniga

District 221

85

Priscilla Fernandes

86

Nina Bianca relopez

District 221

87

Cess Exaltacion

District 221

88

Emily Boonstra

District 221

89

Melanie Winter

District 221

90

Clayton Kendall

District 221

91

Brett Short

92

Martin Navarro

the orange team

93

Katie Bea

The Warm Heart Walkers

Event Day Details

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

Self-organize your own local team and join us virtually on Saturday, February 26, 2022. Scroll down to read all the event day details!

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!


  • Pick-up Times & Locations to be arranged in January
  • 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 26 (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! #cnoy22
  • Keep fundraising (half of all fundraising happens in the last week!)
  • Be safe and have fun!

Richmond Hill Maps

Check out this year's CNOY route maps below:

2021 CNOY Photos

Thank you to Chris Robart for taking these wonderful photos of toque pick up, Holy Trinity Church’s team, and the cake cutting at Mosaic Interfaith Out of the Cold.

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About Blue Door

The largest emergency housing provider in York Region, Blue Door supports people who are at risk of or experiencing homelessness to attain and retain affordable housing.


Individuals at risk of or experiencing homelessness come from a variety of backgrounds and face challenging life circumstances including job loss, eviction, mental illnesses, and much more.


To meet the unique needs of vulnerable individuals, Blue Door offers 3 emergency housing locations, second stage housing to provide longer-term supports, job training through Construct, and winter refuge through Mosaic Interfaith Out of the Cold.


Your support is vital in saving the lives of youth, adults, and families in your community.


Register to walk today!


For more info contact us at 905-898-1015 or info@bluedoor.ca.


EARN VOLUNTEER HOURS! Email rebecca.t@bluedoor.ca to find out how!

Contact Us


Blue Door

Becky Turner Resource Development Coordinator
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