Raised:
$153,236
102%Goal:
$150,000

Toronto Downtown Yonge

Hosted by Yonge Street Mission

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It's cold out there. The Coldest Night of the Year is a covid-safe, family-friendly walk to raise money for charities serving people experiencing homelessness, hurt, and hunger. Walk with us (virtually) on February 20, 2021 – there’s a place for everyone!

Watch Our Video

Thank you to everyone who participated in YSM's (virtual) CNOY 2021 by walking, donating and volunteering!


We're almost at our $150,000 goal and there is still time to donate!

2021 CNOY Photos

Thanks to all of our amazing photographer volunteers! If you've got a CNOY Day snapshot you'd like to share, email it to photos@cnoy.org.

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Event Day Details

Save the date - Event Day is February 20, 2021!

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.

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!


  • Tuesday, February 16, 4-6 pm
  • Thursday, February 18, 4-6 pm
  • Saturday, February 20, 1-3 pm
  • Yonge Street Mission, parking lot of 306 Gerrard Street East, Toronto, ON M5A2G7
  • Team captains may pick up toques for their whole team if they wish
  • Please contact our CNOY Event Director Eleanor Edwards if you have any questions regarding Toque Pick-up. eedwards@ysm.ca or 647-466-1865

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 20 (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! #cnoy21
  • Keep fundraising (half of all fundraising happens in the last week!)
  • Be safe and have fun!

Toronto Downtown Yonge Maps

Check out this year's CNOY walking route maps below:

2kmView + print!

2 km walkers will cross over at the lights at the 1km mark and return to the Chelsea Hotel

About Yonge Street Mission

For over 124 years, Yonge Street Mission has served to meet the needs of people living with poverty in Toronto.


Our holistic programs have made a transformative difference in the lives of street youth, families in need and adults experiencing chronic poverty.


Join us as we walk to make a stand to end chronic poverty in Toronto in a generation.

Toronto Downtown Yonge 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

YORKMINSTER PARK

Peter Holmes

14

34,965.27

2

Stevenson Street Squad

David Stevenson

3

25,085.00

3

MARKHAM BAPTIST CHURCH - FAITH WALKERS

Kevin Doran

8

14,427.13

4

All Saints All-Stars

Dimitra Chronopoulos

17

11,950.00

5

YSM Dream Team

Angie Peters

9

11,385.00

6

LoveArmy

LoveArmy, OneChurch.to

28

10,847.00

7

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

Dan Vieira

15

8,137.00

8

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

Erica Blekkenhorst

14

6,638.01

9

Warren Yu & Friends

Warren Yu

2

4,670.00

10

Shackleton's Survivors

Philip Toy

4

2,386.00

11

Davenport

James Ker

3

2,055.00

12

Gamma Gals Give

Heather Sinclair

3

2,005.00

13

Starbucks Support Partner Do Gooders!

Keshia Ali

2

1,950.00

14

The McDermotts

Michael McDermott

3

1,800.00

15

"Be My Neighbour"

Ruth Potter

4

1,210.00

16

Walking it forward

Tina Murrin

2

1,120.00

17

Team IBC

Todd Riley

3

970.00

18

Stapor Girls

Taryn Mann

1

730.00

19

York Forest Crew

Michael Thielmann

1

705.00

20

Somebodies

Alexandria Blackford

3

620.00

21

Evergreen Dream Team

Marisa Bannavong

4

550.00

22

The Five

Robert Adourian

4

500.00

23

OVOL

Cristihan Rios

8

445.00

24

Caffè Doppio

John and Melody Blain

1

370.00

25

Unstoppable Strollers & Amblers

Lauren Vine

7

300.00

26

Starbucks Hustling Minions

Wishky Tenorio

3

250.00

27

PMA Brethour

Jane Buchanan

1

28

One Love

Kifle Lissanu

1

29

camandkaya

Cameil McLennon

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

David Stevenson

Stevenson Street Squad

45

21,675.00

2

John Fenton

YORKMINSTER PARK

63

15,725.09

3

Kevin Doran

MARKHAM BAPTIST CHURCH - FAITH WALKERS

42

5,585.00

4

Angie Peters

YSM Dream Team

20

5,000.00

5

Ross Durant

YORKMINSTER PARK

7

4,600.00

6

Warren Yu

Warren Yu & Friends

27

3,500.00

7

Caroline van Nostrand

All Saints All-Stars

23

3,150.00

8

Jonanne Fenton

YORKMINSTER PARK

9

3,100.00

9

Gordon Mackay

YORKMINSTER PARK

15

3,000.00

10

The Edge Group ~~ Christina, Richard, & Samuel

MARKHAM BAPTIST CHURCH - FAITH WALKERS

22

2,650.00

11

Arthur Peters

YSM Dream Team

28

2,560.00

12

JOY FENSKE

MARKHAM BAPTIST CHURCH - FAITH WALKERS

43

2,500.00

13

Randy Smith

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

33

2,255.00

14

Jaqueline Murdoch

YORKMINSTER PARK

24

1,830.00

15

The Vegas David, Alexandra, Camilo & Annie

MARKHAM BAPTIST CHURCH - FAITH WALKERS

12

1,645.00

16

Jennifer Stevenson

Stevenson Street Squad

18

1,530.00

17

Ranee Lee

YSM Dream Team

2

1,500.00

18

Jonathan Smith

LoveArmy

5

1,345.00

19

Angela Solomos

All Saints All-Stars

20

1,330.00

20

Kristin Booy

4

1,300.00

21

Keshia Ali

Starbucks Support Partner Do Gooders!

34

1,270.00

22

J.E. Kim

Davenport

13

1,240.00

23

Peter Holmes

YORKMINSTER PARK

7

1,230.00

24

Aris & Billy Kanellopoulos

All Saints All-Stars

17

1,215.00

25

Dale Rose

YORKMINSTER PARK

7

1,210.09

26

Maya Prasad

LoveArmy

26

1,179.40

27

Yanwar Asrigo

Warren Yu & Friends

19

1,170.00

28

LoveArmy, OneChurch.to

LoveArmy

14

1,120.60

29

Ted Steenburgh

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

18

1,095.00

30

Michael McDermott

The McDermotts

9

1,055.00

31

Dimitra Chronopoulos

All Saints All-Stars

15

1,030.00

32

Lisa Milligan

12

1,000.00

33

Jason Booy

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

1

1,000.00

34

Daphne Johanna Uy

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

8

1,000.00

35

Turner St. John Leite

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

13

972.00

36

Ruth Potter

"Be My Neighbour"

10

920.00

37

James Ker

Davenport

15

815.00

38

Steph Tzanis

All Saints All-Stars

10

800.00

39

Katrina Clancy

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

13

800.00

40

Craig Rumble

MARKHAM BAPTIST CHURCH - FAITH WALKERS

10

795.00

41

Solomon Yun

Stevenson Street Squad

12

780.00

42

Irena Simanavicius

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

10

760.00

43

Michael Thielmann

York Forest Crew

13

695.00

44

Lydia Lee

13

665.00

45

Taryn Mann

Stapor Girls

10

630.00

46

Greg Duncan

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

12

620.00

47

Elizabeth Good

Walking it forward

8

620.00

48

Andrew Liew

LoveArmy

8

610.00

49

Marian Nacpil

Team IBC

13

600.00

50

Kiana Stanek

YSM Dream Team

8

575.00

51

Ainsley Boyd

YSM Dream Team

10

575.00

52

Maria Tsiokos

All Saints All-Stars

6

575.00

53

Dan Chan

Shackleton's Survivors

8

570.00

54

Andrew Alberti

YORKMINSTER PARK

3

550.00

55

Jordan Enepekides

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

10

510.00

56

Dayna Stringer

Gamma Gals Give

6

500.00

57

Micah Velasco

LoveArmy

9

500.00

58

Tina Murrin

Walking it forward

1

500.00

59

Prerna Shah

LoveArmy

9

490.00

60

Amanda Yuen

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

6

470.00

61

Erica Blekkenhorst

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

11

450.00

62

Rosanne Nagy

LoveArmy

9

450.00

63

Sandra McGovern

LoveArmy

9

450.00

64

Sam and Josh Fronte

MARKHAM BAPTIST CHURCH - FAITH WALKERS

4

427.13

65

Stan Barotas

Starbucks Support Partner Do Gooders!

6

405.00

66

Mel Poon

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

9

400.00

67

Chinese Evangelical Lutheran Church Church

YORKMINSTER PARK

1

400.00

68

Heidi Riley

MARKHAM BAPTIST CHURCH - FAITH WALKERS

6

375.00

69

Joshua Laxamana

LoveArmy

11

375.00

70

Kevin, Alana & Carter Carpenter

YSM Dream Team

1

375.00

71

John and Melody Blain

Caffè Doppio

4

370.00

72

Deanna McDermott

The McDermotts

9

370.00

73

Logan Ho

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

10

365.00

74

Jeannette Chronopoulos

All Saints All-Stars

6

360.00

75

Marisa Bannavong

Evergreen Dream Team

4

355.00

76

Heather Sinclair

Gamma Gals Give

4

350.00

77

Darragh McDermott

The McDermotts

8

350.00

78

Mary Han

YORKMINSTER PARK

3

330.00

79

Carolyn Alberti

YORKMINSTER PARK

3

320.09

80

Dave Gara

Shackleton's Survivors

5

316.00

81

Rafeena and Mahadeo Ramprasad

LoveArmy

11

305.00

82

Cristihan Rios

OVOL

7

305.00

83

Shiloh Buehler

9

300.00

84

Sabiha Sultana

YSM Dream Team

2

300.00

85

Carmela Fantilli

Somebodies

1

300.00

86

Philip Toy

Shackleton's Survivors

2

300.00

87

Nikhil Celly

YORKMINSTER PARK

2

300.00

88

Kass & Laura (Go team!)

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

11

290.00

89

Dwayne Wright

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

8

275.00

90

Jenn Javier

All Saints All-Stars

6

270.00

91

Allison Collins

YSM Dream Team

1

250.00

92

Cara Beck

1

250.00

93

Alfredo Bugayong

MARKHAM BAPTIST CHURCH - FAITH WALKERS

3

250.00

94

Tian-Yuan Zhao

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

1

250.00

95

David Harris

YSM Dream Team

1

250.00

96

Shelby Crockett

1

250.00

97

Alexandria Blackford

Somebodies

5

245.00

98

Sydney Hauer

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

7

245.00

99

Sam McIntyre

7

240.00

100

Liam McIntyre

7

240.00

101

Jerry Sen

LoveArmy

4

225.00

102

MAKI NISHIKAZE

LoveArmy

4

220.00

103

Rachithaa Mohanarajah

LoveArmy

2

200.00

104

Marc Dunn

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

3

200.00

105

Dan Vieira

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

3

200.00

106

Erin Logan

3

200.00

107

Lauren Vine

Unstoppable Strollers & Amblers

2

200.00

108

Ron Laurence

The Five

1

200.00

109

Paul Rudmik

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

5

200.00

110

Colin Enman

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

6

180.00

111

Joanne Houston

LoveArmy

2

175.00

112

Todd Riley

Team IBC

5

170.00

113

Daniel Blekkenhorst

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

5

158.01

114

Isam Mohammad Sharif

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

1

150.00

115

Megan McIntyre

1

150.00

116

Keith Potter

"Be My Neighbour"

1

150.00

117

Robert Adourian

The Five

3

150.00

118

Mina Tsementgis

All Saints All-Stars

3

150.00

119

Tatyana Bonos

All Saints All-Stars

3

150.00

120

Sue Riley

Team IBC

3

150.00

121

Sharon Ramlochan

LoveArmy

1

150.00

122

Betty Kim

4

131.09

123

Stephanie Leung

LoveArmy

3

125.00

124

Kassandra Marling

2

125.00

125

Amelia Munro

3

125.00

126

Tony Bonos

All Saints All-Stars

3

120.00

127

Amanda Wadowski

"Be My Neighbour"

4

110.00

128

Anabiga Ranjan

OVOL

1

100.00

129

Imani South

LoveArmy

1

100.00

130

Aline Chan

Evergreen Dream Team

2

100.00

131

Kendall Fullerton

Shackleton's Survivors

1

100.00

132

Alex Driedger

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

1

100.00

133

Richard Park

Evergreen Dream Team

3

95.00

134

Rebecca Laurence

The Five

1

75.00

135

Daniel Laurence

The Five

1

75.00

136

Beatrice Carcao

Somebodies

1

75.00

137

Maureen Siziba

LoveArmy

2

60.00

138

Frederick Post

RBC QTS (Virtual) Walkers

1

50.00

139

Esther Madramootoo

LoveArmy

1

45.00

140

RaeChelle-Faith HAMILTON

OVOL

1

40.00

141

Melissa Potter

"Be My Neighbour"

1

30.00

142

Richard Tandirerung

LoveArmy

1

25.00

143

Ralph Jonathan Samson

LoveArmy

1

25.00

144

Ray Chong

The Meeting House - Toronto Downtown

1

25.00

145

Manaal Suleiman

OVOL

146

Kifle Lissanu

One Love

147

Grace Baba-Hoang

LoveArmy

148

Aramis Pacitto

149

OLLY HUGHES

RBC QTS (Virtual) Walkers

150

Joel Anantharasa

LoveArmy

151

Michele Battikha

LoveArmy

152

Cameil McLennon

camandkaya

153

Nirmala Sahasranaman

RBC QTS (Virtual) Walkers

154

Ruth Roblin

Evergreen Dream Team

155

Pam Bentley

Unstoppable Strollers & Amblers

156

Patrick Gill

157

Lesley Arnott

158

Forough Fendereski

159

Bryan Barnes

160

Julie Buehler

161

Jane Buchanan

PMA Brethour

162

Maria Perentesi

All Saints All-Stars

163

anonymous K

All Saints All-Stars

164

Alex Watson

Unstoppable Strollers & Amblers

165

Evan Faltin

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

166

Tommy Pham

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

167

Becky Wengle

Davenport

168

Wishky Tenorio

Starbucks Hustling Minions

169

Steve T

170

Kavi J

OVOL

171

Ahnaf Murshed

OVOL

172

Jessica Fennessey

173

Juan Fernandez

174

Caroline Mann

Unstoppable Strollers & Amblers

175

Valerie Jones

Unstoppable Strollers & Amblers

176

Cori Alston

Unstoppable Strollers & Amblers

177

Shakib Ishraq

OVOL

178

Zuba Zuba

OVOL

179

Jessica Harvey

Starbucks Hustling Minions

180

heather sinclair

Gamma Gals Give

Contact Us


Toronto Downtown Yonge

Eleanor Edwards
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 4169299614
Email eedwards@ysm.ca

Got questions about the Coldest Night of the Year?
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