Raised:
$33,917
86%Goal:
$39,000

Taber

Hosted by Taber Food Bank

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The Coldest Night of the Year is a winterrific family-friendly walk in support of local charities serving people experiencing hurt, hunger, and homelessness. Join us on February 24, 2024 - team up, fundraise, walk, and take a moment to look closer... because it’s cold out there.

Community Sponsors

Taber (Taber Food Bank) is super grateful for our fantastic 2024 sponsors! View all sponsors >

2024 CNOY Photos

Here's an early collection of our fave CNOY 2024 pics from across North America - special thanks to our many volunteer photographers! If you've got CNOY Day photos or videos you'd like to share, contact photos@bluesea.org.

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Taber 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

E-free Walking Squad

Heather McCoy

13

8,850.00

2

Augustine Avengers

Linda & Brian Kinahan

7

4,820.00

3

LIFT

Peter Vanderwekken

23

3,750.00

4

Potato Pickers

Tamara Miyanaga

3

2,000.00

5

Fantastic Foodies

Mary Van Geest

4

1,880.00

6

Bustling Bydevaates

Jane Bydevaate

5

1,750.00

7

Chilly Digits

Jordan&Marie-Louise, Elise, Luke Bareman

12

1,615.00

8

Lambweston

Marie Courtoreille

4

1,350.00

9

Taber Christian High School

Philip Vriend

9

720.00

10

McLelland team - IG Wealth Management

Tyrel McLelland

6

400.00

11

Jan Clemis

Jan Clemis

1

50.00

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Linda & Brian Kinahan

Augustine Avengers

28

2,100.00

2

Tina Neudorf

E-free Walking Squad

5

1,420.00

3

Tamara Miyanaga

Potato Pickers

5

1,300.00

4

Heather McCoy

E-free Walking Squad

14

1,110.00

5

Mathias Warkentin

E-free Walking Squad

1

1,025.00

6

Bruce Warkentin

E-free Walking Squad

2

1,000.00

7

Donovan Warkentin

E-free Walking Squad

2

1,000.00

8

Tymko Jenny

Augustine Avengers

5

900.00

9

Mary Van Geest

Fantastic Foodies

4

900.00

10

Darlene McCoy

E-free Walking Squad

9

760.00

11

Dianna Ruggles

E-free Walking Squad

27

760.00

12

Darryl, Colleen, Matthew & Nathan Gensorek

Augustine Avengers

6

750.00

13

Marie Courtoreille

Lambweston

12

590.00

14

Patti Chipman

Fantastic Foodies

5

510.00

15

Annalisa, Brent, Leo, Max, Nate Bydevaate

Bustling Bydevaates

1

500.00

16

Dirk and Eveline Geerligs

1

500.00

17

Mark Miyanaga

Potato Pickers

2

450.00

18

Ben & Shirley Dyck

E-free Walking Squad

4

450.00

19

Kathryn Eberl

E-free Walking Squad

7

425.00

20

Carly Evanson

Fantastic Foodies

5

420.00

21

Irwin Warkentin

E-free Walking Squad

2

400.00

22

Anita Vanderwekken

LIFT

3

400.00

23

Leanne Browning

Lambweston

8

365.00

24

Brandon, Kaime, Lyndon, Mason, Barrett Kuryvial

Augustine Avengers

4

350.00

25

Sue Sawatzky

Augustine Avengers

4

350.00

26

Shane Bareman

Chilly Digits

8

350.00

27

Peter Vanderwekken

LIFT

1

300.00

28

Brenda Kuyper

LIFT

2

300.00

29

Tyrel McLelland

McLelland team - IG Wealth Management

5

275.00

30

Philip Vriend

Taber Christian High School

1

250.00

31

Peter, Angelina & Family Martens

E-free Walking Squad

1

250.00

32

Cohen Bareman

Chilly Digits

4

220.00

33

Teresa Genert

Lambweston

6

220.00

34

Arlo Hummel

LIFT

3

200.00

35

Amanda Deboer

LIFT

1

200.00

36

Dwaine Gould

2

200.00

37

Jason Visser

Taber Christian High School

1

200.00

38

Eva Peters

Potato Pickers

1

200.00

39

Jordan&Marie-Louise, Elise, Luke Bareman

Chilly Digits

2

200.00

40

Jodi Hummel

LIFT

3

200.00

41

Jane Bydevaate

Bustling Bydevaates

2

200.00

42

Frederick Bylsma

Chilly Digits

3

200.00

43

Joni Bareman

Chilly Digits

3

170.00

44

Jessica Hofsink

Chilly Digits

1

150.00

45

Ian Bareman

Chilly Digits

2

150.00

46

Jenn Matthews

E-free Walking Squad

2

150.00

47

Jennette Ypma

LIFT

1

150.00

48

Carol Gould

1

150.00

49

Leon and Karen Mah

Lambweston

3

125.00

50

Jody Ginther

Augustine Avengers

1

100.00

51

Johanna DeWeerd

Bustling Bydevaates

1

100.00

52

Natalie Bareman

Chilly Digits

1

100.00

53

Ryder Tams

LIFT

1

100.00

54

Jason Ypma

LIFT

1

100.00

55

Emmalee DeWeerd

LIFT

1

100.00

56

Joss DeWeerd

Bustling Bydevaates

1

100.00

57

Harper DeWeerd

Bustling Bydevaates

1

100.00

58

Seth Ebrey

LIFT

1

100.00

59

Brian Kuyper

LIFT

1

50.00

60

Irena Kuyper

LIFT

1

50.00

61

Chloe Vanderwekken

LIFT

1

50.00

62

Lauren Tams

LIFT

1

50.00

63

Charis Kuyper

LIFT

1

50.00

64

Kassidy Vanderwekken

LIFT

1

50.00

65

Samuel Kuyper

LIFT

1

50.00

66

Crystal Ackroyd

McLelland team - IG Wealth Management

1

25.00

67

Johanna Wielenga Wielenga

Chilly Digits

1

25.00

68

Loren Calpas

Augustine Avengers

1

20.00

69

Sebastian Hoekstra

Taber Christian High School

70

Mark Ypma

LIFT

71

Naamiya Hoekstra

Taber Christian High School

72

Trevor Hofsink

Chilly Digits

73

Joshua Ypma

LIFT

74

NAOMI YPMA

LIFT

75

Tina Neufeld

Fantastic Foodies

76

Michelle Vanderwekken

LIFT

77

Joseph Constantine

E-free Walking Squad

78

Lenora McLelland

McLelland team - IG Wealth Management

79

Laurie Kerkhoff

80

Kelsi Bareman

Chilly Digits

81

michael giesbrecht

Taber Christian High School

82

Eric Berg

Taber Christian High School

83

Nancy Rempel

Taber Christian High School

84

Hudson Angermeier

Taber Christian High School

85

Amber McLelland

McLelland team - IG Wealth Management

86

Cadence Vanderwekken

LIFT

87

Dan McLelland

McLelland team - IG Wealth Management

88

Sonia Third

McLelland team - IG Wealth Management

89

Lucas Kerkhoff

90

Jan Clemis

Jan Clemis

The Challenge

Got a big-hearted business, workplace, group, church, or community? Step up and join the Challenge to compete for your local pride in support of CNOY. Check the National Challengeboard to see more!

About Taber Food Bank

Taber Food Bank Society's mission it to meet the real and immediate needs of the poor and hungry within Taber and its surrounding area, while working towards long-term solutions for this hunger and poverty.


We help those who need a helping hand!


Let's take a walk and build community, connections, and compassion, hand in hand, heart to heart!


Take a stroll -- 2 km

Take a little trek -- 5 km


Build a team, wear a costume, make a challenge to your friends, family, colleagues!


Dress up, dress warm and join us for a winter evening stroll among the snowflakes!


Mark your calendars -- SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2024

Event Day Details

Save the date - CNOY Day is February 24, 2024!

StartGoogle Map

4720- C Street

T1G 2B6


Our location is the Taber Civic Center ( Grey Room) this is where registration will take place as well as the ending ceremony .

Schedule

  • 4:00 pm: Meet Check-in + Welcome
  • 5:00 pm: Move Send-off
  • 6:00 pm: Munch Light meal served
  • 7:00 pm: Mosey Goodbye + see you in 2025!

Not able to join us in person at the Main Event? We hope you'll register, fundraise and walk offsite with friends and family.

Route Details

  • Route Distances: Check out the maps below to see where we will be walking.
  • Rest stop: Keep an eye out for opportunities to rest and refresh with yummy snacks along the route.
  • Signage: Routes will be well-signed with our bold blue CNOY signs.
  • Route Support: Route marshals, rest stop hosts, and support vehicle drivers provide support along the route.
  • Children 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.
  • No Pets: We love our little furballs like you do, but pets are not permitted at the Coldest Night of the Year except for approved and trained service animals. Read more about our pet policy >

Check-In

  • All walkers participating at the Main Event on Saturday, February 24, 2024 must check-in upon arrival.
  • 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.
  • Offsite fundraising walkers can contact their local event director to arrange toque pickup the week of the event.

Have questions? Visit the FAQ section!

Handling Money

  • 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 the 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 form.
  • 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.

Waivers

All participants must register online and accept the electronic waiver.

  • Adults accept the waiver automatically when they register online.
  • Youth/Children under 18 need a waiver signed by their parent or guardian.
  • An online form will be emailed to all parents/guardians before CNOY Day.
  • Waivers will also be available at check-in on CNOY Day.

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
  • Extra snacks if you have allergies or food sensitivities
  • Your own water bottle
  • A passion for the charity you're walking and fundraising for!

Taber Maps

Check out this year's CNOY route maps below:

5kmView + print!

Begin at the Community centre entrance. walk west on 48th ave to 50th ave. walk west , left at 44th St. Follow 48 ave, right at 41 st. turn left on 50 ave. left at walking path around golf course

2kmView + print!

Start at the Community Centre entrance, follow route and signage west then north towards 50th ave. Travel east to 54 st. turn right to 48 ave. return to Community Centre entrance

Contact Us


CNOY Taber 2024

The CNOY Team Participant & Donor Services
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email taber@cnoy.org

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