Raised:
$14,306
9%Goal:
$150,000

Toronto Downtown Yonge

Hosted by Yonge Street Mission

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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

Toronto Downtown Yonge (Yonge Street Mission) is super grateful for our fantastic 2022 sponsors! View all sponsors >

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

LoveArmy (OneChurch.to)

Jerry Sen

2

5,000.00

2

Warren Yu & Friends

Warren Yu

2

2,850.00

3

Rabbets

Jenny Rabbets

3

562.00

4

Team Kinectrics

Kellie Foster

8

500.00

5

All Saints

Dimitra Chronopoulos

4

500.00

6

Goosebumps

Madelaine Coelho

2

450.00

7

St. Paul’s Bloor Street

Lisa Milligan

3

310.00

8

CCDP Walkers (Christ Church Deer Park)

B Johnston

2

300.00

9

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

Kevin Doran

1

200.00

10

YSM Healing Hearts

Ruth Potter

5

165.00

11

Team G & B

Gabor Pertic

2

150.00

12

Starbucks D231

Rachel Kataoka

9

139.17

13

Starbucks Support Canada

Janie Groulx

2

100.00

14

Starbucks District 257

Nicole Huskey

5

100.00

15

Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission

Fr Geoffrey Ready

1

100.00

16

Gossip Bytches

Rodrigo Lima

2

50.00

17

SL Legacy

Serene Pang

1

18

Tenacious Turtles

Sarbani Biswas

1

19

Seniors

Alexandria Blackford

1

20

Marriott Strong-Toronto Business Council

Rosemary Lee

2

21

Starbucks Yorkville/Midtown

Ashley Bonar

1

22

Fraser

vicky fraser

1

23

Evergreeners

Marisa Bannavong

3

24

Team McDermott

Michael McDermott

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Warren Yu

Warren Yu & Friends

15

2,600.00

2

Jaqueline Murdoch

18

1,335.00

3

Angela Solomos

All Saints

1

500.00

4

B Johnston

CCDP Walkers (Christ Church Deer Park)

2

300.00

5

Yanwar Asrigo

Warren Yu & Friends

1

250.00

6

Kellie Foster

Team Kinectrics

3

250.00

7

Kevin Doran

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

2

200.00

8

Madelaine Coelho

Goosebumps

1

200.00

9

Jenny Rabbets

Rabbets

1

150.00

10

Joseph Roussy

Goosebumps

2

150.00

11

Ruth Potter

YSM Healing Hearts

3

115.00

12

Eden Gibson

St. Paul’s Bloor Street

2

110.00

13

Rachel Kataoka

Starbucks D231

2

100.00

14

Fr Geoffrey Ready

Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission

1

100.00

15

Jonathan Jeyarajah

Team Kinectrics

1

100.00

16

Stephanie Fata

Team Kinectrics

1

50.00

17

Lori Digulla

Starbucks Support Canada

1

50.00

18

Nicole Huskey

Starbucks District 257

1

50.00

19

Keith Potter

YSM Healing Hearts

1

50.00

20

Tamer Sabrah

Team Kinectrics

1

50.00

21

Jumar Moscoso

Starbucks District 257

1

50.00

22

juzette aviles

Starbucks D231

2

39.17

23

Michael Cannon

1

20.00

24

Rebecca Louzado

Team G & B

25

Ross Durant

26

David Harris

Team Kinectrics

27

Melissa Walters

Starbucks District 257

28

vicky fraser

Fraser

29

Ashley Bonar

Starbucks Yorkville/Midtown

30

Thomas Somerville

Starbucks District 257

31

Catherine Velie

Marriott Strong-Toronto Business Council

32

Elizabeth Wilkes

St. Paul’s Bloor Street

33

Marisa Bannavong

Evergreeners

34

Jerry Sen

LoveArmy (OneChurch.to)

35

Caroline van Nostrand

All Saints

36

Jonathan Smith

LoveArmy (OneChurch.to)

37

Pearson Alcantara

Starbucks D231

38

Dulka Uranchimeg

Starbucks D231

39

Gabor Pertic

Team G & B

40

Debbie Wilkinson

CCDP Walkers (Christ Church Deer Park)

41

Hanna Kist

Gossip Bytches

42

Rodrigo Lima

Gossip Bytches

43

Juan Fernandez

44

Serene Pang

SL Legacy

45

Jasmine Lawrence

Starbucks District 257

46

Tatyana Bonos

All Saints

47

Arlene Kris Oponda

Starbucks D231

48

Hannah Wilkinson

Starbucks D231

49

Khatereh Maleki

Team Kinectrics

50

Mina Shinouda

Team Kinectrics

51

Harjit Singh Dua

Starbucks D231

52

Aline Chan

Evergreeners

53

Sarbani Biswas

Tenacious Turtles

54

Janie Groulx

Starbucks Support Canada

55

Leah Katerberg

Evergreeners

56

Jon Godfrey

Starbucks D231

57

Rosemary Lee

Marriott Strong-Toronto Business Council

58

Daniel Rundle

Team Kinectrics

59

Lisa Milligan

St. Paul’s Bloor Street

60

Alexandria Blackford

Seniors

61

Shadea Subero

YSM Healing Hearts

62

Kelly Akerman

63

Elaine Paz

YSM Healing Hearts

64

KERRY Brown

YSM Healing Hearts

65

Dimitra Chronopoulos

All Saints

66

Michael McDermott

Team McDermott

Event Day Details

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

Join us in-person on Saturday, February 26, 2022. Scroll down to read all the event day details!

StartGoogle Map

In-person walk will start and end at Yonge Street Mission.

In the parking lot.

306/310 Gerrard Street East.

Check-in

  • All walkers must check-in personally to participate in the in-person event on Saturday, February 26, 2022.
  • 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.
  • No money or cheques will be processed at check-in.

Have questions? Visit our FAQ section!

Schedule

  • 4:00 pm: Check-in opens
  • 5:00 pm: Opening remarks
  • 5:15 pm: Walker send off (all distances)
  • 5:30 pm: Light meal served
  • 6:00 pm: Check-in closes
  • 6:30 pm: Rest stop closes
  • 7:00 pm:: Route closes

"*Please note that if there are outdoor gathering restrictions in February, you will be able to register for a specific start time so that health safety protocols are maintained."

Route Details

  • Route Distances: 2 km or 5 km
  • Signage: All routes will be well-signed with our bold blue CNOY signs
  • Route Support: Route marshals, and sweep vehicle drivers will provide support along the route
  • 12 and under walkers must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times

Special Toque Pick-up

In-person walkers can pick up their toques at walker check-in on February 26th. For our wonderful virtual walkers, here are the toque pick-up times:


  • Pick-up times & locations to be arranged in January
  • Team captains may pick up toques for their whole team if they wish

Handling Money

We cannot process cash or cheques at our in-person event. Here's what you can do:

  • 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 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 sheet.
  • 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.

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
  • A face mask for personal use or if you need to go inside
  • Extra snacks if you have allergies or food sensitivities
  • Your own water bottle
  • A passion for the charity you're walking and fundraising for

Waivers

All participants must register online this year and accept the electronic waiver.

  • When they register online, they will automatically accept an electronic waiver, which is all that is needed for adults.
  • If you have youth or children on your team, they will need to have their parent or guardian sign a printed paper waiver.
  • Someone on your team (like you!) must take a photo of all child/youth waivers and send them to waivers@cnoy.org.

Toronto Downtown Yonge Maps

Check out this year's CNOY route maps below:

2kmView + print!

Walk one km along Parliament and walk back,

5kmView + print!

5km walk downtown Toronto, starting from YSM parking lot. Please note there are no rest stops along route.

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About Yonge Street Mission

For over 125 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.

Contact Us


Yonge Street Mission

Eleanor Edwards Community Engagement & Fundraising Specialist
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 647.466.1865
Email eedwards@ysm.ca

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