Raised:
$38,018
27%Goal:
$140,000

Richmond Hill

Hosted by Blue Door

102Walkers29Teams38Days 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

3,396.28

2

Walking until we are Blue in the Face

Michael Braithwaite

1

2,531.00

3

Snow Joke... Give Hope!

Emmy Kelly

2

2,300.00

4

Connecting the Community

Marjorie Andre

3

1,525.00

5

Holy Trinity Church

Miriam Irving

6

1,375.00

6

Construct

Rudi Genovese

4

811.11

7

Journey Home Walkers

Rachael Sedman

2

575.00

8

East Gwillimbury

Terry Foster

6

450.00

9

Star wars

Andreas Kounavis

1

300.00

10

Ebenezer Rocks!

Jane Smyth

2

300.00

11

Alexia's Team

Alexia Kounavis

1

200.00

12

The Board that Rocks!

Marianne Marando

4

200.00

13

Giving Back & Having Fun!

Janet Dunham

1

150.00

14

the orange team

Danielle Bercuson

5

125.00

15

Happy Feet

Rebecca Turner

5

125.00

16

The Changemakers

Emily Duprey

8

100.00

17

District 221

Clayton Kendall

15

50.00

18

I walked through the (blue) door with you

Kiera MacDonald

2

50.00

19

Mosaic Family

Rehana Sumar

1

20

Knights of Columbus 5957

Stephen Lozinski

1

21

Light the way

Wei-li Liu

2

22

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

Danielle Tang

6

23

Jayson and Ally Sone with Crestwood Prep

Jayson and Ally Sone

1

24

Lozinski Power

Chris Lozinski

1

25

Santa's Little Helpers

Julita Nan

1

26

The Warm Heart Walkers

Katie Bea

1

27

Pedominators

Amanda Palermo

3

28

Feel Good Friends

Manisha Melwani

1

29

Bubble Buddies

Craig Wheeler

2

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Michael Braithwaite

Walking until we are Blue in the Face

25

2,531.00

2

Emmy Kelly

Snow Joke... Give Hope!

16

2,300.00

3

antonio resendes

The Bridge Markham Community Church

23

2,121.28

4

Francesca Di Stefano

The Bridge Markham Community Church

9

625.00

5

Marjorie Andre

Connecting the Community

3

600.00

6

Rebecca Jones

Holy Trinity Church

7

575.00

7

Gerry Fitzsimmons

The Bridge Markham Community Church

1

500.00

8

Aaron F

9

455.00

9

Carol-Ann Dennis

Connecting the Community

6

425.00

10

Rachael Sedman

Journey Home Walkers

3

400.00

11

Andreas Kounavis

Star wars

3

300.00

12

Emily Rowe

Construct

2

275.00

13

Peter Dennis

Connecting the Community

3

250.00

14

Greg Monteath

Construct

2

211.11

15

Rudi Genovese

Construct

1

200.00

16

Alexia Kounavis

Alexia's Team

4

200.00

17

Sharon Westlund

Journey Home Walkers

2

175.00

18

Janet Dunham

Giving Back & Having Fun!

1

150.00

19

Jane Smyth

Ebenezer Rocks!

1

150.00

20

Ralph Dunham

Ebenezer Rocks!

1

150.00

21

Miriam Irving

Holy Trinity Church

1

150.00

22

Scott Issett

Construct

2

125.00

23

Rebecca Turner

Happy Feet

2

125.00

24

hannah weaver

the orange team

2

125.00

25

Terry Foster

East Gwillimbury

2

125.00

26

Linda Robertson

Holy Trinity Church

1

100.00

27

Wesley Chee

The Changemakers

2

100.00

28

Joanne Williams

The Bridge Markham Community Church

1

100.00

29

Al Jones

The Board that Rocks!

1

100.00

30

Dean Horner

East Gwillimbury

1

75.00

31

Kiera MacDonald

I walked through the (blue) door with you

2

50.00

32

Samantha David

District 221

1

50.00

33

Daniel Cuzzolino

The Bridge Markham Community Church

1

50.00

34

Marilyn Olivares

Holy Trinity Church

1

50.00

35

Joanna Rosano

The Bridge Markham Community Church

36

Karla Castellanos

District 221

37

hanna girma

38

Shauna Saker

The Bridge Markham Community Church

39

Craig Wheeler

Bubble Buddies

40

Scott Crone

East Gwillimbury

41

Julita Nan

Santa's Little Helpers

42

Brittney Richichi

The Changemakers

43

Chris Lozinski

Lozinski Power

44

Wei-li Liu

Light the way

45

Kenneth Lai

Light the way

46

Catherine Arthurs

East Gwillimbury

47

Jenny Yang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

48

Calvin Yang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

49

Alice Song

50

Stephen Lozinski

Knights of Columbus 5957

51

Ben Van Gorp

East Gwillimbury

52

Matthew Tang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

53

Kenneth Tang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

54

Delene Tang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

55

Azam Hassam

District 221

56

Robin Pacific

Holy Trinity Church

57

Deven Shah

the orange team

58

Brooke Gouveia

Happy Feet

59

Bonnie Kennedy

Holy Trinity Church

60

Jayson and Ally Sone

Jayson and Ally Sone with Crestwood Prep

61

Heather Alblas

East Gwillimbury

62

Danielle Tang

Danielle - Holy Trinity Church

63

Jessica Pushkarna

Bubble Buddies

64

Cess Exaltacion

District 221

65

Manisha Melwani

Feel Good Friends

66

Aidan McNeill-Greene

Happy Feet

67

Alyssa Johnstone

I walked through the (blue) door with you

68

Karen Al Massaad

Pedominators

69

Hetal Modi

Snow Joke... Give Hope!

70

Michelle Chan

The Changemakers

71

Barb Latour

Pedominators

72

Erika Moffat

The Changemakers

73

Charlene Nowicki

The Changemakers

74

Rhona Mackay

The Changemakers

75

Martin Dunstan

The Board that Rocks!

76

Emily Duprey

The Changemakers

77

Maddie Ireland

Happy Feet

78

Quinn McGowan

Happy Feet

79

Julie Ralph

The Board that Rocks!

80

Amanda Palermo

Pedominators

81

Marianne Marando

The Board that Rocks!

82

Rehana Sumar

Mosaic Family

83

Danielle Bercuson

the orange team

84

Martin Navarro

the orange team

85

Paola Arci

86

shellyn hisey

The Changemakers

87

Shelley Taylor

District 221

88

Robert Huh

District 221

89

Olivia Belcastro

the orange team

90

Laura Saad

District 221

91

Amanda Rego

District 221

92

Jay Encarnacion

District 221

93

Young Hong

District 221

94

Michelle Barillas Zuniga

District 221

95

Priscilla Fernandes

96

Nina Bianca relopez

District 221

97

Emily Boonstra

District 221

98

Melanie Winter

District 221

99

Clayton Kendall

District 221

100

Marc Lamirande

101

Brett Short

102

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